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Turquoise-fronted Parrot Amazona aestiva

  • Order: Psittaciformes
  • Family: Psittacidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
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Berkunsky, I. and J. C. Reboreda. 2009. Nest site fidelity and cavity reuse by Blue-fronted Parrots, Amazona aestiva, in the dry Chaco. Ibis 151: 145-150.

Berkunsky, I., B. Mahler and J.C. Reboreda. 2009. Sexual dimorphism and sex determination by morphometric measurements in blue-fronted parrots. Emu 109: 192-197.

Berkunsky, I., L.N. Segura, R.M. Aramburú, R.A. Ruggera, W.S. Svagelj, and J.C. Reboreda. 2016. Nest survival and predation in Blue-fronted Parrots Amazona aestiva: effects of nesting behaviour and cavity characteristics. Ardea 104: 143-151.

Chaves, A.V., R.O. de Paiva Queiroz-Filho, F.A. Assunção Silva, C.Y. Miyaki, and F. Rodrigues dos Santos. 2014. An online mtDNA tool for identification of Neotropical psittacid species and taxonomic issues: a study case of the Amazona ochrocephala complex. Natural Resources 5: 634-652.

Recommended Citation

Turquoise-fronted Parrot (Amazona aestiva), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: