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Aternative Names: Blue-crowned Conure, Sharp-tailed Conure
A popular cage pet, there are escaped populations in many countries.
Formerly placed in genus Aratinga.
There are 5 subspecies.
Grassland, forest edges and semi-arid regions.
They nest in tree holes; the 3-4 white eggs are incubated by the female for 26 days. The young fledge about 52 days later.
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