Red-lored Amazon

Amazona autumnalis diadema

The Red-lored Amazon lives in tropical regions of the Americas, from eastern Mexico south to Ecuador, with a disjunct population in central Brazil.

They are usually seen in groups that can have from six up to a hundred birds.

The above picture was taken in August 2006. Some subspecies other than diadema have yellow cheeks.

Genus Amazona
Subfamily Arinae
Family Psittacidae
Order Psittaciformes
Class Aves
Subphylum Vertebrata
Phylum Chordata
Kingdom Animalia
Life on Earth