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Olive-throated Parakeet Eupsittula nana

  • Order: Psittaciformes
  • Family: Psittacidae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
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Behavior

Behavior

They arrives to their feeding sites in groups, which usually wipe out the food they see in their path, which is why they are regarded as crop pests.

Social and interspecific behavior

They can be seen flying in groups of up to 30 individuals.

Recommended Citation

Olive-throated Parakeet (Eupsittula nana), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/oltpar1