Red-necked amazon

Red-necked amazon

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Amazona arausiaca

The red-necked amazon, also known as the red-necked parrot, Dominican blue-faced amazon, lesser Dominican amazon, and Jaco parrot, is an amazon parrot endemic to Dominica. It is green, with bright splashes of various colours. Its name is due to the area of red plumage commonly found at its throat. The hypothetical Martinique amazon, known only from old descriptions, was said to look quite similar, and may have been a related . It was said to occur on one major island to the south of Dominica.

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Red-necked amazon habitat map

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Bird's call

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References

1. Red-necked amazon Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red-necked_amazon
2. Red-necked amazon on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22686395/93109808
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/351513

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