Red-necked Amazon

It is green, with bright splashes of various colours. Its name is due to the area of red plumage commonly found at its throat.

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The Red-necked Amazon is classified as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.

Red-necked AmazonThe Red-necked or Blue-faced Amazon Parrots = Amazona arausiaca Useful Webpages: General Information about Amazon Parrots ... Amazon Species ... Amazon Photo Gallery .... The Diseases of the Amazon Parrots ... Amazon Nutrition / Diet ... More

Red-necked amazon on branch Red-necked amazon on branchPrint factsheet Facts - Also known as: jaco, red-necked parrot Spanish: Amazona Cabenazul, Amazona Cabeza Azul, Amazona Gorgirroja Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Class Aves Order Psittaciformes Family Psittacidae More

Did You Know?The reproductivity of the Red-necked Amazon in the wild is quite low - this species probably has only one clutch every second year and usually only one young fledged per nest - which places further stress on a declining population. Species Profile Genus: Amazona Species: arausiaca Size: Adult Weight: 40cm (15.6 in) 620g (21. More

strategies for red-necked Amazons, and are discussed in light of population resilience following disturbance. In contrast, bi-parental care may be requisite to successful recruitment in the critically endangered imperial Amazon, reproduction in which has yet to be fully described. Conservation of Dominica's endemic parrots prioritizes continued habitat protection via protected areas and a broader scope of in situ research. More

Red-necked Amazon The Red-necked Parrot (Amazona arausiaca) is an Amazon parrot endemic to Dominica. See more at This article uses material from Wikipedia® and is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License Wikipédia Français Download this dictionary Amazona arausiaca L'Amazone de Bouquet ou Amazone à cou rouge (Amazona arausiaca) est un psittacidae néotropical. Pour la suite, voir Wikipédia. More

Order : Psittaciformes
Family : Psittacidae
Genus : Amazona
Species : arausiaca
Authority : (Müller, 1776)