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Blue-crownd Mealy Amazone

Amazona farinosa guatemalae

Description:

Green parrot with blue forehead, yellow tail and some red in the inside of the wings.

Habitat:

Lacandon rainforest.

2 Species ID Suggestions

The Blue-fronted Amazon
Amazona aestiva
Jellis
Jellis 6 years ago
Mealy Parrot
(Amazona farinosa)


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8 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 6 years ago

Thank you Gilma.

That is a beauty, LuisStevens

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 6 years ago

Thank you Jellis and Bayucca for the ID and the links.

Jellis
Jellis 6 years ago

Thank you bayucca for narrowing it down.

Jellis
Jellis 6 years ago

Did see yellow on the tail of this Mealy.
http://birds.audubon.org/birds/mealy-par...

Jellis
Jellis 6 years ago

Looks closer to the Mealy but neither species has the yellow tail this one has. The Blue-fronted has yellow on the face and shoulder on the wing. This spotting lacks the yellow in both places.

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 6 years ago

Thank you Lenny Worthington for the ID.

LuisStevens
Spotted by
LuisStevens

Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Dec 11, 2013
Submitted on Mar 28, 2014

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