Yellow-crowned Parrot Amazona ochrocephala

  • Order: Psittaciformes
  • Family: Psittacidae
  • Polytypic: 4 subspecies
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Chaves, A.V., R.O. de Paiva Queiroz-Filho, F.A. Assunção Silva, C.Y. Miyaki, and F. Rodrigues dos Santos. 2014. An online mtDNA tool for identification of Neotropical psittacid species and taxonomic issues: a study case of the Amazona ochrocephala complex. Natural Resources 5: 634-652.

Ferrer-Paris, J.R., A. Sánchez-Mercado, K.M. Rodríguez-Clark, J.P. Rodríguez, and G.A. Rodríguez. 2014. Using limited data to detect changes in species distributions: insights from Amazon parrots in Venezuela. Biological Conservation 173: 133-143.

Gilardi, J.D, and C.A. Toft. 2012. Parrots eat nutritious foods despite toxins. PLoS ONE 7: e38293. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038293

Recommended Citation

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