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aracac5179.jpg (38552 bytes) Cactus Parakeet Alternate name
Aratinga cactorum Scientific name
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family
25 cm Length
Caatinga shrubland, savanna. Found in Brazil:- North Brazil & Northeast Brazil. Habitat-Altitude-Range
4 -6 White eggs. Clutch
Fruits, seeds, berries, nuts, flowers and shoots. Food  
Seen in pairs or small flocks. Habits
1579 World Number
Least concern Status

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Cactus Parakeet call
(Aratinga cactorum)
Eduardo Patrial XC18399
11-02-2008, Brazil

aracac5076.jpg (24257 bytes)

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