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Mealy Parrot
Mealy Parrot (Amazona farinosa subsp. farinosa) Sexes similar. Some taxonomist treat this species as a monotypic species in which case it is known as the Southern Mealy Parrot. They recognize the other subspecies at the species level. Margin of Challuacocha Lagoon fed by Challuayacu Stream at Sani Lodge, Sucumbios Province, Ecuador. Ecuadorian Submontane Amazonian Rainforest at ca. 200 m ( 656 ft) elevation.
Margin of Challuacocha Lagoon, Ecuadorian submontane amazonian rainforest at ca. 200 m ( 656 ft) elevation.
Sani Lodge, Sucumbios Province, Ecuador.
Date taken
January 2016
Scientific name
Amazona farinosa
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Giving you the Okay sign there Stanley! Lovely capture of this beautiful parrot, a real smasher!

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Opus Editor
Aaaaw!!! That's such a cute lift of the foot you caught there Stanley.

This is a lovely little parrot - many thanks for showing us this lovely little guy.
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A lovely shot, pose, setting and background Stanley, many tfs and a fine set today.

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