Amazona farinosa



Amazona farinosa farinosa

Common Name(s): Mealy Amazon

Natural Range: French Guiana, Surinam, Guyana, Venezuela states Bolivar and Amazonas, Eastern Vaupes in Columbia. South to northeastern Bolivia and east to Sao Paulo in Brazil.
Comments about (sub)species: Most widespread range of  wild Amazons. This Amazon is often referred to as the "Gentle Giant" of Amazons because of his large size and gently nature.



Amazona farinosa guatemalae

Common Name(s): Blue-crowned Amazon or Guatemalan Amazon

Natural Range: Honduras along Caribbean coast to Vera Cruz in Mexico.
Comments about (sub)species: Like the nominate this bird is also called "Gentle Giant".