Olive-throated Parakeet Eupsittula nana

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


Eat figs and other plants of the genus Hura, Inga and Hieronyma, some Melastomataceae and flowers of Cannabis sativa in Jamaica. It has been reported consuming crops, mainly maize.

Foraging Behavior

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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