Posted by pets | 25 April 2017

Orange-fronted Parakeet

Orange-fronted Parakeet

Description:

20,5 cm. length and 80 g. of weight

The Orange-fronted Parakeet (Eupsittula canicularis) It has in forecrown a wide band orange-red which extends over the lores and the part front of it crown; the rest of the crown is blue, … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 21 April 2017

Mexican Parrotlet

Mexican Parrotlet

Description:

13–14 cm. long and 30-37 grams.

The Mexican Parrotlet (Forpus cyanopygius) has lores, cheeks, forecrown and ear-coverts, brighter yellowish green.

The average area crown to the top of the back, green; lower back, rump and … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 17 April 2017

Northern Mealy Parrot

Northern Mealy Parrot

Description:

38 cm.. length and 705-766 g. of weight.

The Northern Mealy Parrot (Amazona guatemalae) is a large parrot, mainly green, with a large bare periophthalmic white; head green, increasingly off toward the area nape.

The youth similar to adults but eyesRead the rest

Posted by pets | 7 February 2017

Puerto Rican Parrot

Amazona vittata

Description:

29 cm.. length and 320 g. of weight.

The Puerto Rican Parrot (Amazona vittata) has the forecrown and lores, red; rest of the head and nape, feathery green grass bordered with black color, giving a strong intricate scaly appearance.

Feathers of the the mantle … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 21 January 2017

Pileated Parrot

Pileated Parrot

Description:

22 cm.. length and a weight between 98-120 g..

The Pileated Parrot (Pionopsitta pileata) has the forecrown, lores, crown anterior upper cheeks to behind eyes, bright red; patch reddish brown in ear-coverts; the … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 20 January 2017

Plain Parakeet

Plain Parakeet

Description:

23 cm.. long and about 63 g. of weight.

The Plain Parakeet (Brotogeris tirica) has the forecrown, lores, crown and cheeks, pale green with yellowish tint. Sides of the neck and nape, green, duller than in the head.

The upperparts green, … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 16 January 2017

Norfolk Island Kaka

Norfolk Island Kaka

Description:

The Norfolk Island Kaka (Nestor productus) was their large with a bill, wings short and wide, and with legs and feet large.

He had 38 centimeters long. The top of his head era gris pardusca, while its face variaba de amarilloRead the rest

Posted by pets | 30 November 2016

Pacific Parrotlet

Pacific Parrotlet

Description:

12-13 cm.. height.

The Pacific Parrotlet (Forpus coelestis) It is a small bird, chubby with a tail short and finished in tip. Distinguishable in flight by the blue and Brown on the inside of the wings. It has blue behind the eye and in the middle of the wing in … Read the rest

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Species of the genus Forpus

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