Mealy Parrot Amazona farinosa

  • Order: Psittaciformes
  • Family: Psittacidae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
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They breed in holes on trees between 3 and 30 meters height as well as in holes in stonewalls. Breeding season if from April to May in Guatemala and from November to February in Brazil. They put three eggs and incubation last around 26 days.

Recommended Citation

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