South America; error = north-eastern Mexico.
Molecular study suggests that this species is closest to A. finschi and A. autumnalis (presumably with forms previously included in latter)#R. Monotypic.
NE Mexico (Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí and NE Querétaro; formerly in Nuevo León and Veracruz); population recently established in urban areas of S Texas (extreme S USA) possibly consists of wild birds, rather than escaped cagebirds.
Introduced or feral populations in various cities in S USA, and small ones in Puerto Rico and Hawaiian Is (Oahu) and in several parts of Mexico.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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