Scaley Naped Amazon

SCALY-NAPED AMAZON
Amazona mercenaria

by Sally Blanchard

» Also called Mercenary Amazon
» 14” (35.5 cm)
» Two sub-species (A.m.mercenaria, A.m.canipalliata)
» From northwest Venezuela, Colombia, Peru
» Uncommon in captivity. Very rare as a human companion.
» Wild population: 
declining


I met a woman who insisted she had a companion Scaly-naped and showed me several photographs. It was difficult to know for sure because I have never seen one of these birds, but it didn't really have the coloration of any of the yellow-napes I have met.


More

LINKS


                                                                                            WISHLIST

                                                                                            You can add products to your wish list at any time

                                                                                            VIEWED PRODUCTS