- Jan 14, 2020
Oranzhevolobaya of an arating (Eupsittula canicularis)
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Appearance of an oranzhevoloby aratinga
The Oranzhevoloby aratinga is a long-tailed average parrot with a length of body about 24 cm and up to 75 гр. Main coloring of a body grassy-green. Wings and a tail have more dark shade, a breast more olive. Swing feathers blue-green, podkhvostya yellowish. On a forehead an orange spot, above bluish. The beak is powerful, corporal color, a paw gray. Okologlaznichny ring yellow and naked. Brown eyes. Males and females of an oranzhevoloby aratinga are painted equally.
Is known 3 subspecies of an oranzhevoloby aratinga which differ from each other in elements of coloring and an area of dwelling.
Life expectancy of an oranzhevoloby aratinga at appropriate leaving – about 30 years.
the Area of dwelling of an oranzhevoloby aratinga and life in the nature
World wild population of an oranzhevoloby aratinga totals about 500.000 individuals. The look lives from Mexico to Costa Rica. Height about 1500 m above sea level keep. Prefer the woody area and open zones with separate trees. Fly to droughty and semi-droughty lowlands and also to tropical forests.
Eat oranzhevoloby arating seeds, fruit and flowers. Often visit crops of corn, eat bananas.
Usually out of a reproduction season oranzhevoloby arating gather in packs up to 50 individuals. Sometimes arrange collective spending the night including with other types (some amazona).
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Reproduction of an oranzhevoloby aratinga
The season of reproduction of an oranzhevoloby aratinga falls on January – May. Birds nest in hollows. In a laying usually 3 — 5 eggs. The female within 23 – 24 days hatches. Baby birds of an oranzhevoloby aratinga leave a nest at the age of about 7 weeks. Completely independent they become in several weeks. At this time parents feed up them.