Golden-capped Parakeet

Scientific Name
Aratinga auricapillus
Conservation Status
Near Threatened (NT)
Neotropical parrot|Arinae

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The Golden-capped Parakeet (Aratinga auricapillus) is a species of parrot in the Psittacidae family. It is found in Brazil and Paraguay. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, dry savanna, and plantations. It is threatened by habitat loss.
30 cm (12 in) long. Mostly green. Black beak. White eyerings. Orange-red belly, red face fading to yellow over the crow.