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Nanday Parakeet

Nanadyus nenday

Description:

Raucous 13 3/4" parakeet from Brazil N to Argentina but now breeding in Florida.

Habitat:

Nesting in a cavity in a telephone pole in Ellenton FL. There's a pair if Pilleated Woodpeckers nesting below them and a pair of Red-bellied were checking out the pole as well!

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11 Comments

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Thanks Donna!

DonnaBollenbach
DonnaBollenbach 7 years ago

LOVE this. I have seen flocks before, but never nesting. Great spot!

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Alice- He could have easily seen them if he visited you in Sarasota...what's he doing in Ecuador?
Thanks Lauren

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 7 years ago

These are the ones that Caleb wanted to see. He is back in Ecuador right now.

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 7 years ago

What a wonderful thing to see! Love it.

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Thank you Emily

EmilyMarino
EmilyMarino 7 years ago

Beautiful series! What little pretties they are!

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Thanks Glenn, Reza & J!

Glen Marks
Glen Marks 7 years ago

Nice shots!

Wonderful !

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Gorgeous! I love the last shot! What an interesting pairing of all those birds!

ceherzog
Spotted by
ceherzog

Florida, USA

Spotted on Mar 17, 2013
Submitted on Mar 17, 2013

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