Birds of Colombia

    PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae (African & New World Parrots)  
Genus: Ognorhynchus (1 species, 1 worldwide)

Yellow-eared Parrot
Yellow-eared Parrot (Ognorhynchus icterotis)
Tolima, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

A small parrot found very locally in noisy groups in the Andes at around 2500m. Now very rare in Ecuador, so perhaps now a Colombian endemic species.

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