Orange-chinned Parakeet Brotogeris jugularis

  • Order: Psittaciformes
  • Family: Psittacidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
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Social and interspecific behavior

It is a very sociable and is rarely found alone. During the breeding season they fly in pairs or family groups, and in the non-breeding season in groups of 10 to 13 individuals. When resting, can be seen in groups of hundreds of parakeets.

Recommended Citation

Orange-chinned Parakeet (Brotogeris jugularis), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: