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Yellow-faced Parrotlet

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Alternate name
Forpus xanthops Scientific name
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family
15 cm Length
Tropical dry forest & lowland dry shrubland, between, 600 - 1,800 m. Found in two areas in Peru. Molino, Río Marañón Habitat-Altitude-Range
3-6 White eggs April - March Clutch
Flowers, seed, nectar, fruit. Food  
Gregarious nesting in colonies of up to 90 pairs. Habits
1619 World Number
Vulnerable Status

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Yellow-faced Parrotlet calls
(Forpus xanthops)
Andrew Spencer XC42753
14-01-2010, Peru

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