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Red-lored Parrot (Amazona autumnalis)

Red-lored Parrot (Amazona autumnalis)

Red-lored Parrot (Amazona autumnalis)



Red-lored Parrot (Amazona autumnalis) Red-lored Parrot (Amazona autumnalis) Red-lored Parrot (Amazona autumnalis)

Class: Aves
Family: Psittacidae
Common Name: Red-lored Parrot
Genus: Amazona
Species Name: autumnalis

About The Red-lored Parrot

The Red-Lored Parrot is found in North, Central and South America, particularly from eastern Mexico thorugh western Ecuador. Most Red-Lored Parrots are found in Panama. One subspecies, A. a. diadema, is restricted to northwestern Brazil and occurs only between the Upper Amazon and Negro Rivers. They live in the canopy of tropical rainforests. (Forshaw 1977, Hogle Zoo 1999)

Biogeographic Regions: nearctic (Native ); neotropical (Native )



Rights Holder: The Regents of the University of Michigan and its licensors
Bibliographic Citation: Ritter, M. 2001. "Amazona autumnalis" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 27, 2013 at Citation Link

Trips Where Observed

Mexico to Panama
Mexico, Veracruz
Panama

Member Lifelists

Mexico
North America
World

Sites Where Observed

Location
Date
Notes
1/27/2009
Red-lored Parrot (Amazona autumnalis)
Several parrots were around, and one of them was hanging around in a tree a few feet from the tent (possibly waiting for handouts)

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