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White-fronted Parrot
White-fronted Parrot (Amazona albifrons)
The White-fronted Parrot is mostly green with bright red around the eyes and a white patch on the forehead. There is a patch of blue on the head behind the white forehead patch. Males have bright red shoulder feathers,... Read more >

Yellow-naped Parrot
Yellow-naped Parrot (Amazona auropalliata)
The Yellow-naped Parrot is mostly green with a yellow band across the back of the neck. The underside is paler green. Some birds have a small yellow spot on the forehead. The eye is orange. It has a dark gray bill and... Read more >
Red-lored Parrot
Red-lored Parrot (Amazona autumnalis)
The Red-lored is mainly green, with red forehead. Some subspecies have yellow cheeks, sometimes with red spots. The top of the head is blue. Males and females are similar color. Juveniles are similar to adults with less... Read more >
Mealy Parrot
Mealy Parrot (Amazona farinosa)
The Mealy Parrot is one of the largest American parrots. It is mainly green with a whitish mottling on the back and neck. It has a short square tail and the end half of the tail is yellowish. The wings have blue-black... Read more >
Lilac-crowned Parrot
Lilac-crowned Parrot (Amazona finschi)
The Lilac-crowned Parrot is mainly green with a reddish brown forehead, and violet-blue on top of the head and side of the neck. The underparts are more yellow. The feathers on the neck are fringed with black. The outer... Read more >
Yellow-crowned Parrot
Yellow-crowned Parrot (Amazona ochrocephala)
The Yellow-crowned Parrot is mainly green with a short square tail. The wing feathers have dark blue tips, and there is a red patch on the wing. The top of the head is yellow. They have a white ring round the eye. Males... Read more >
Yellow-headed Parrot
Yellow-headed Parrot (Amazona oratrix)
The Yellow-headed Parrot is a stocky green parrot with a yellow head. The body is bright green, with dark scallops on the neck. Wing feathers have black or violet blue tips, and there is a red patch on the bend of the... Read more >
Red-crowned Parrot
Red-crowned Parrot (Amazona viridigenalis)
The Red-crowned Parrot is mainly green with a bright red forehead and crown. It has dark blue streaks behind the eyes, and light green cheeks. The bill is dull yellow and the feet are gray. It has a pale gray ring... Read more >
Yellow-lored Parrot
Yellow-lored Parrot (Amazona xantholora)
The Yellow-lored Parrot is green with black edges to the feathers of the neck and sides. The male has a white forehead and front part of the crown. The area between the bill and eyes (the lores) is yellow. There is... Read more >
Scarlet Macaw
Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao)
The Scarlet Macaw is a large scarlet parrot with light blue rump and tail-covert feathers. The upper sides of the wing flight feathers are dark blue, and the upper wing coverts are yellow. The undersides of the wing and... Read more >
Military Macaw
Military Macaw (Ara militaris)
The Military Macaw is mostly green with paler green head. It has a red patch on the forehead above the beak, and the face has bare white patch barred with fine black lines. The flight feathers are blue and the tail is... Read more >
Orange-fronted Parakeet
Orange-fronted Parakeet (Aratinga canicularis)
The Orange-fronted Parakeet is mainly green, with paler yellowish underside. The breast is olive green. The wings have blue outer primaries and yellow linings. The tail is pointed and has a blue tip. The head has a blue... Read more >
Barred Parakeet
Barred Parakeet (Bolborhynchus lineola)
The Barred Parakeet is mostly green with black stripes or bars on the back and wings. Males and females are similar, but males have more prominent bars. The sides are olive/green. The undersides of the wings are blue... Read more >
Orange-chinned Parakeet
Orange-chinned Parakeet (Brotogeris jugularis)
The Orange-chinned Parakeet, is a small mainly green with a patch of bright orange feathers under the beak. The wings have brown patches. The beak is a horn color. The eye is surrounded by a bare white ring, and the... Read more >
White-crowned Parrot
White-crowned Parrot (Pionus senilis)
The White-crowned Parrot is a small dark colored parrot. The male has a white forehead and crown and some white on the throat. The back and wings are dark green, with a yellow-olive shoulder patch. The head, neck and... Read more >
Thick-billed Parrot
Thick-billed Parrot (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha)
The Thick-Billed Parrot is a bright green parrot with a large black bill and a red forehead, red above the eyes, red shoulders and red on the thighs. Adults have amber colored eye. Juveniles have brown eyes. The leading... Read more >

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