America = middle Orinoco.
Hitherto considered conspecific with A. festiva, but differs in its green (not royal-blue) outer vanes of primaries (3); powder-blue vs emerald-green cheeks (2); multicoloured crown beginning red and mottling to violet-blue and green vs red-fronted emerald-green crown with strong blue postocular patch (distribution of colours well marshalled) (2). Monotypic.
E Colombia E through Orinoco basin of Venezuela, sporadically into NW Guyana.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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