Tag: Amazona ochrocephala

Publishing LtdPhylogeny and biogeography of Yellow-headed andBlue-fronted Parrots (Amazona ochrocephalaandAmazona aestiva) with special reference to theSouth American taxa

Yellow-crowned Amazon (Amazona ochrocephala) Science Article 1 abstract The Yellow-headed Parrot (Amazona ochrocephala) has a broad Neotropical distribution,ranging from Mexico to the Amazon Basin, and a history of complex taxonomy and controversialspecies limits. Recent molecular analyses have started to clarify the taxonomicarrangement of the complex, but have not included a representative geographical samplingfrom South America. […]

Yellow-crowned Amazon (Amazona ochrocephala)

[order] PSITTACIFORMES | [family] Psittacidae | [latin] Amazona ochrocephala | [authority] Gmelin, 1788 | [UK] Yellow-crowned Amazon | [FR] Amazone a tete jaune | [DE] Gelbscheitel-Amazone | [ES] Amazona del Cerrado | [NL] Geelvoorhoofdamazone Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Amazon parrot is the common name for a parrot of the genus Amazona. These are medium-size parrots […]