Parakeets are very popular pet birds. Aratinga is the genus for American Parakeets. They belong to the long-tailed group often called conures. They generally have green backs with colored heads and wings. Cyanoramphus is the genus for parakeets native to New Zealand.

Genus Aratinga
Blue-crowned Parakeet, Blue-crowned Conure, Sharp-tailed Conure Aratinga acuticaudata,
Green Parakeet, Green Conure
Aratinga holochlora,
Pacific Parakeet, Nicaraguan Green Conure Aratinga (holochlora) strenua,
Socorro Parakeet
Aratinga (holochlora) brevipes,
Red-throated Parakeet
Aratinga (holochlora) rubritorquis,
Scarlet-fronted Parakeet Aratinga wagleri,
Mitred Parakeet, Mitred Conure
Aratinga mitrata
Chapman's Parakeet Aratinga (mitrata) alticola,
Hocking's Parakeet
Aratinga hockingi,
Red-masked Parakeet, Cherry-headed Conure
Aratinga erythrogenys,
Crimson-fronted Parakeet Aratinga finschi,
White-eyed Parakeet, White-eyed Conure
Aratinga leucophthalma,
Cuban Parakeet
Aratinga euops,
Hispaniolan Parakeet
Aratinga chloroptera,
Sun Parakeet, Sun Conure
Aratinga solstitialis
Sulphur-breasted Parakeet Aratinga (solstitialis) maculata,
Jandaya Parakeet, Jenday Conure Aratinga (solstitialis) jandaya,
Golden-capped Parakeet
Aratinga (solstitialis) auricapilla,
Dusky-headed Parakeet, Dusky-headed Conure, Weddell's Conure Aratinga weddellii,
Olive-throated Parakeet
Aratinga nana,
Jamaican Parakeet Aratinga (nana) nana,
Aztec Parakeet
Aratinga (nana) astec,
Orange-fronted Parakeet, Orange-fronted Conure, Half-moon Conure Aratinga canicularis,
Peach-fronted Parakeet
Aratinga aurea,
Brown-throated Parakeet, St. Thomas Conure
Aratinga pertinax,
Caatinga Parakeet, Cactus Parakeet Aratinga cactorum,

Genus Brotogeris small parrots endemic to Central and South America
Orange-chinned Parakeet Brotogeris jugularis


Genus Cyanoramphus
Yellow-crowned Parakeet Cyanoramphus auriceps
Malherbe's Parakeet or Orange-fronted Parakeet C. malherbi
Red-crowned Parakeet Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae
New Zealand Red-crowned Parakeet C. novaezelandiae novaezelandiae
Chatham Island Red-crowned Parakeet
C. novaezelandiae chathamensis
Kermadec Red-crowned Parakeet C. novaezelandiae cyanurus
Lord Howe Red-crowned Parakeet C. novaezelandiae subflavescens
Chatham Parakeet C. forbesi
Antipodes Parakeet Cyanoramphus unicolor
Black-fronted Parakeet C. zealandicus
Reischek's Parakeet C. hochstetteri
New Caledonian Parakeet C. saisseti
Norfolk Parakeet C. cooki

Genus Nandayus
Black-hooded Parakeet, Nanday Conure or Nanday Parakeet Nandayus nenday

Genus Melopsittacus
Budgerigar (budgie), Common Pet Parakeet or Shell Parakeet
Melopsittacus undulates

Genus Psittacula
Mauritius Parakeet, Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques echo
Rose-ringed Parakeet, Indian Ringneck Parakeet Psittacula krameri
Alexandrine Parakeet, Psittacula eupatria
Plum-headed Parakeet, Psittacula cyanocephala
Blossom-headed Parakeet, Psittacula roseata
Slaty-headed Parakeet, Psittacula himalayana
Grey-headed Parakeet, Psittacula finschii
Blue-winged Parakeet, Psittacula columboides

Layard's Parakeet, Psittacula calthropae
Lord Derby's Parakeet, Psittacula derbiana
Red-breasted Parakeet, Moustached Parakeet Psittacula alexandri
Long-tailed Parakeet, Psittacula longicauda
Nicobar Parakeet, Psittacula caniceps

Genus Myiopsitta
Monk Parakeet Myiopsitta monachus