northern Brazil or Peru (latter in error, possibly for Pará).
Hitherto considered conspecific with P. menstruus, but differs in its darker blue head and neck (2); green-shot blue vs green belly (2); fairly large yellow-pink vs small bright red mark on upper mandible (3); no pink or hint of pink in breast (ns); wing-coverts much more extensively and brightly golden-bronze (ns). Proposed form cyanescens (together with its suggested replacement, chlorocyanescens) is a synonym of reichenowi. Monotypic.
E Brazil from Alagoas to Espírito Santo and (possibly extinct#R) Rio de Janeiro.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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