Loxia prasina Sparrm., Mus. Carls., pis. 72, 73 (1788). Type-locality: Java.
The form found in Borneo differs from the typical form in having the crimson of the abdomen not restricted to the centre but reaching on to the upper breast and flanks; the upper parts are a much brighter grass-green and the blue on the throat extends on to the upper breast.