Text © Kenn Kaufman, adapted from
Lives of North American Birds
Photo: Richard Schuerger/Flickr Creative Commons
|Family||African and New World Parrots|
|Habitat||Tropical woodlands and forests. This habitat provides its main food sources, fruits, seeds, nuts, berries, blossoms and leafy buds of foliage, which is similar to many parrots of the region.|
3-4 eggs are incubated for 26-28 days and the young fledge at 8-12 weeks.
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