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Short-tailed Parrot

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Alternate name
Graydidascalus brachyurus Scientific name
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family
24 cm Length
Tropical rainforest, often near water, below 300m. Found in:-  Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana and Peru Habitat-Altitude-Range
3 - 4 White eggs Clutch
Fruit, berries, seed, buds and flowers. Food  
Gregarious Habits
1651 World Number
Least concern Status

view photos Photo Jan 08 by Gavatron all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

Short-tailed Parrot calls
Graydidascalus brachyurus (0:23)
Sidnei de Melo Dantas XC6406
18-02-2004, Brazil [options] [also]

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