Yellow-crowned Amazon

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Yellow-crowned Amazon

Latin: Amazona ochrocephala

Deutsch: Gelbscheitelamazone

French: Amazone à front jaune

Netherland: Geelvoorhoofdamazone

Italian: Amazzone capogiallo

Spain: Cotorra real amazónico, Loro real amazónico

 

Biological data:

Distribution: South and Central America; Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad, French Guiana

Habitat: various types of biotopes including dry and humid forests, plantations, savannah, up to 750m above sea level

Size: 36cm

Adult Weight: 380-500g

IUCN Red List category: Least concern

 

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Sources:   

http://www.arndt-verlag.com/projekt/birds_3.cgi?Desc=E332.htm&Pic=332_1.JPG&Search=amazona&Lang=lat

http://www.parrots.org/index.php/encyclopedia/profile/yellow_crowned_amazon/

http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/species/factsheet/22686346

 

 Title photo: (c) David Joyce. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license.

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