Yellow-billed Amazon parrotCredit: © Gail Worth
|28cm (11 in)||260g (9.1 oz)|
Races including nominate:
Colourization Adult: Both adults in general green, with yellowish underparts; black edging on feathers of crown to mantle and sides of head; white forehead and line around eyes; dull blue forecrown; pale blue lores and upper cheeks; blue/grey ear coverts tinted with green; rose/red throat, forecheeks and sides of neck; green tail with red at base. Bill yellow. Eye ring white, eye brown.
Colourization Juvenile: As in adults but with grey markings on upper mandible.
Call: Calls made in flight bugling notes, lower in pitch than those of Black-billed Amazon and last syllable prolonged. Also high-pitched notes while perched.