Renton, K. (). Lilac-crowned Parrot (Amazona finschi), version In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca. The lilac-crowned parrot (Amazona finschi) is a parrot endemic to the Pacific slopes of Mexico. Also known as Finsch’s amazon or the lilac-crowned amazon, it is. Lilac-crowned Amazon cm; g. Generally green, paler on underparts, where narrow dark feather edging gives light scaled effect, and yellowish on.

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The tail is green, with greenish-yellow tips; at the base of the tail there is a blue texture. They amazoan in pair or in unstable groups of about individuals.

Lucia amazon Red-necked amazon St. The lilac-crowned Amazon is also threatened by deforestation. Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, amaznoa your help!

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Avibase is also available in the ginschi languages: Japanese dormouse Glirulus japonicus. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Hand reared lilac-crowned amazons can be quite friendly in captivity and can learn quite a vocabulary, even though they are not known as talkers.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. It is known to nest in natural cavities in trees, showing a preference for tall trees with a narrow cavity entrance 9presumably to reduce the risk of predation 10 The major threat facing the lilac-crowned Amazon is amazoma for the domestic and international wildlife trade 1.

Also known as Finsch’s amazon or the lilac-crowned amazon, it is characterized by green plumage, a maroon forehead, and violet-blue crown and neck. Share this image — Hide sharing options. External sites may use a different taxonomy than Xeno-canto. Barranca El Choncho, Jalisco. InBirdLife International amazoa this species as vulnerable.

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Feral populations have also been reported in California, in the United States amzona. A highly social bird, the lilac-crowned Amazon travels in flocks from its roosting sites to forage Lilac-crowned Amazon Amazona finschi.

To learn about finscgi change and the species that are affected, visit our climate change pages. The lilac-crowned Amazon lives in semi-deciduousseasonally dry forests 9. There are more than 12, regional checklists in Avibase, offered in 9 different taxonomies, including synonyms more than languages. Lilac-crowned Amazon habitat The lilac-crowned Amazon lives in semi-deciduousseasonally dry forests 9.


Lilac-crowned Amazon threats The major threat facing the lilac-crowned Amazon is capture for the domestic and international wildlife trade 1. The juvenile has duller plumage and dark brown eyes, in contrast to the finscgi iris of the adult bird 6.

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Food and feeding No specific information on wild food; flocks damage corn and ripening bananas. They make good companion parrots. Climatic variability, nest predation, and reproductive output of Lilac-crowned Parrots Amazona finschi in tropical dry forest of western Mexico. Wilson Bulletin3: It has been observed to eat a variety of 33 different foods throughout the year, with seeds forming up to 82 percent of its diet Many features of this site will not amzaona without javascript.

This species is affected by global climate change. In flight, a diagnostic upslurred shrieking note BirdLife International – Lilac-crowned Amazon: