Fossil records for the family Parrots

Vini sinotoi
Steadman & Zarriello   1987
Holocene (1300-700 years old) of Hiva Oa, Ua Huka, Tahuata; Marquesas Islands, sc Pacific Ocean
Primary materials: Holotype: complete tarsometatarsus
Secondary materials: Paratypes: coraco´dea, scapula, humeri, tibiotarsi, tarsometatarsi, pedal phalanx, rostrum, quadrata, mandibulae, sterna

David W. Steadman & Marie C. Zarriello,
Two new species of parrots (Aves: Psittacidae) from archeological sites in the Marquesas Islands
Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 100 (1987): 518-528


Vini vidivici
Steadman & Zarriello   1987
Holocene (1300-700 years old) of Hiva Oa, Ua Huka, Tahuata; Marquesas Islands, sc Pacific Ocean
Primary materials: Holotype: complete tarsometatarsus
Secondary materials: Paratypes: tibiotarsus, coraco´dea, humeri, carpometacarpus, tarsometatarsi, mandibulae

David W. Steadman & Marie C. Zarriello,
Two new species of parrots (Aves: Psittacidae) from archeological sites in the Marquesas Islands
Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 100 (1987): 518-528


Ara autochthones
Wetmore   1937
Holocene of St.Croix, Virgin Islands, Caribbean
Primary materials: Type: left tibiotarsus

Pierce Brodkorb,
Catalogue of fossil birds. Part 4 (Columbiformes through Piciformes)
Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 15 (1971): 163-266


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