Mealy Parrot Amazona farinosa

  • Order: Psittaciformes
  • Family: Psittacidae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
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Diet and Foraging


It feeds on fruits of palms, figs, several beans and seeds, as well as young leaves, flower buds and cultivated fruits. Nectar from Tabebuia insignis.

Foraging Behavior

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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: