J. H. C. F. Sturm and J. W. Sturm#R, 1841,
no locality = Mexico.
Until recently, generally considered one of 14 subspecies included in the broad species A. prasinus, but differs from all other taxa in its orange-pink vs white jaw-band (3); whitish forehead shading to yellow-green crown vs dusky-brown shading to brownish-green crown (3); black base of otherwise yellow upper mandible vs yellow continuous to base or black also along cutting edge (2); paler, bluish-tinged underparts (ns). Monotypic.
SW Mexico (Sierra Madre del Sur in Guerrero and SW Oaxaca).
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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