Tag: Amazon bird species

Blue-fronted Amazon

Blue-fronted Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona aestiva Average life span: 50 to 60 years Origin: Bolivia Size: 14 to 15 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Highly Social Physical Characteristics of Blue-fronted Amazon The Blue-fronted Amazon has a small body with dark grey beak that is distinct because …

Festive Amazon

Festive Amazon Scientific Name:  Amazona festiva Origin: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru Average Lifespan: 40 to 60 years Size: 13 ½ inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Vocal communicator Interaction:  Somewhat social Physical Characteristics of the Festive Amazon The Festive Amazon parrot’s main plumage color is forest green and the size …

Red-tailed Amazon

Red-tailed Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona brasiliensis Origin: Southeastern Brazil Average Lifespan: Up to 30+ years Size: Up to 14 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of the Red-tailed Amazon The Red-tailed Amazon parrot is a medium-sized Amazon specie that grows up to around 14 …

Blue-cheeked Amazon

Blue-cheeked Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona dufresniana Origin: Venezuela, the Guianas, and Brazil Average Lifespan: 20 to 50 years Size: 14.4 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Somewhat social Physical Characteristics of Blue-cheeked Amazon The Blue-cheeked Amazon parrot is a medium-sized Amazon parrot specie that could grow in …

Red-browed amazon

Red-browed amazon Scientific Name: Amazona rhodocorytha Origin: Eastern Brazil Average Lifespan: 20 to 50 years Size: 15 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Chatterer Interaction: Somewhat Social Physical Characteristics of the Red-browed Amazon The Red-browed Amazon is considered as one of the largest species of Amazon parrots. A fully …

Red-lored Amazon

Red-lored Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona autumnalis Origin: Mexico and Ecuador Average Lifespan: Up to 75 years Size: Up to 13 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics Red-lored Amazon The Red-lored Amazon could grow as much as 13 to 14 inches in length from head …

Tucuman Parrot

Tucuman Parrot Scientific Name: Amazona tucumana Origin: Northern Argentina and Southeast Bolivia Average Lifespan: Up to 40 years or more Size: Up to 12 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Tucuman Parrot This Amazon specie has overall green body covert color with black …

Black-billed Amazon

Black-billed Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona agilis Origin: Jamaica and West Indies Average Lifespan: Up to 50 years or more Size: Up to 11 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Black-billed Amazon The body of Black-billed Amazon Black-billed parrot is composed mostly of green …