French: Conure de Finsch German: Veraguasittich Spanish: Aratinga de Finsch
Other common names:
Bugaba, Chiriquí, Panama
Nicaragua, Costa Rica (primarily Caribbean slope) and W Panama (E to W Azuero Peninsula).
28 cm; 150 g. Mostly green, more yellowish below; forehead red, rest of head with a few red flecks; bare orbital ring white; edge of wing and outer underwing-coverts red,... read more
Sharp squeaky notes and loud harsh calls “scree-ah”, noisy chattering, overall with a rather shrill... read more
Light woodland and forest edge, ranchlands with scattered groves, coffee plantations, second growth... read more
Food and feeding
Flowers and fruits of Erythrina and Inga, fruits of Croton, Zanthoxylum, wild figs. Sometimes a pest of... read more
Reportedly Jul in Panama; in Costa Rica, dry and early wet season, i.e. Dec–May. Nest in hole in tree, often old palm stub; may... read more
Flocks appear to wander widely over much of year, with irregular or seasonal presence in some... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened (Least Concern). CITES II. Abundant on the Caribbean slope of Nicaragua. Common and widespread in deforested areas throughout Caribbean slope of Costa... read more
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