Maroon-bellied Parakeet

Pyrrhura frontalis (Vieillot, 1818)

Summary

Parakeet with large distribution area (east coast of South America).
Sedentary species, occurring mainly in the Atlantic Forest Ecosystem, in moist montane forest, moist lowland forests, gallery forests, and urban parks.
The evolution trend of the global population is apparently stable.

Global conservation status

Least concern (IUCN ver. 3.1, 2010)
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Common names

  • Maroon-bellied Parakeet

Subspecies

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Behavior

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Flight

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Habitat

Occurs mainly in the Atlantic Forest Ecosystem, in moist montane forest, moist lowland forests, gallery forests, and urban parks.

Feed

It feeds mainly on small fruits and seeds (Araucaria nuts), but also on big fruits.

Breeding

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Predators

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