of Amazon of Müller is a korotkokhvosty parrot with a length of body about 38 cm and with an average weight about 766 гр. Both the male, and a female of Amazon of Müller are painted equally, the main color of a body green. Feathers on a nape and a neck behind have violet bordering. Some individuals on the head can have a yellow spot. The main color of a body is covered kind of with a white raid. Swing feathers of wings violet, shoulder red. In swing feathers of a wing there are red-orange spots. Okologlaznichny ring naked and white, eyes red-orange. The basis of a corporal color has a powerful beak, on a tip gray. Paws are powerful, gray.
Is known 3 subspecies of Amazon of Müller differing from each other in coloring and an area of dwelling.
Life expectancy of Amazon of Müller at due leaving – about 50 - 60 years.
On a photo: Müller's Amazon. Photo: wikipedia.org
the Area of dwelling and life in the nature of Amazon of Müller
of Amazon of Müller lives in the north of Brazil, in Bolivia, Colombia and Mexico. The look is subject to poaching and also suffers from loss of places of natural dwelling. Live in dense flat damp forests. Stick to edges. Also meet in low-lying mountain tropical forests. The look adheres to height to 1100 meters above sea level. Can visit savannas, the deciduous woods are more rare.
enter a diet of Amazon of Müller different types of seeds, fruits and vegetative parts of plants, berries, nuts, flowers. Visit corn plantations.
Usually stick to Müller's amazona in couples, sometimes packs on 20 – 30 individuals. Out of a season of reproduction can get off in noisy numerous packs, sitting in crowns.
On a photo: Müller's Amazon. Photo: pixabay.com
Reproduction of Amazon of Müller
the Nested period of Amazon of Müller falls on January in Colombia, May in Guatemala, November – March in other areas. Form couples for the rest of life.
Nest Müller's amazona in hollows of trees, in a laying 3 – 4 eggs. The female hatches a laying about 26 days.
Baby birds of Amazon of Müller usually leave a nest at the age of 8 weeks.