Proper noun[edit]. Aratinga nana f. A taxonomic species within the family Psittacidae – the olive-throated parakeet. References[edit]. Gill, F. and Wright, M. (). Olive-throated Parakeet (Aratinga nana) [version 1] American Ornithologists’ Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.): Olive-throated Parakeet (Aratinga nana). Olive-throated Parakeet (Aratinga nana) in Jamaica. Summary prepared by: Catherine Levy & Susan Koenig. Date prepared: 12 February 1. Legal Status.

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This page was last edited on 10 Novemberat It reportedly nests only in arboreal termite nests found in trees of at least medium size. They can live in elevations as high as meters and have been found primarily in Jamaica but can also be found in St. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

They are readily distinguished from other Jamaican aratinnga by their smaller size, pointed tail, slender body, and rapid flight.

This terrestrial biome includes summits of high mountains, either without vegetation or covered by low, tundra-like vegetation. Parrots also have flight calls which make it possible to exchange information on location of resources like food and shelter.


Alternatively, they avoid poisioning themselves by eating small amounts of toxic seeds and combining that with a larger amount of harmless seeds, therefore substantially decreasing the potential harm. Conuro nano, Parrocchetto golaoliva Japanese: When feeding, parrots are methodical and slow-moving, using their bills as extra “hands” when searching for ripe fruit. Retrieved from ” https: Aratinga de pit brut Czech: Aratinga nana have bills which are large, hard, and curved downward.

Aratinga nana breed one time during the spring between April and May.

To avoid mechanical barriers, parrots’ bills have evolved the ability to crush the largest seeds and destroy most of the seeds they ingest. Bond, ; Downer and Sutton, ; Hilty, ; Voren, Many plants have built up chemical and mechanical defenses to ward off nnaa possible herbivores. Vegetation is made up mostly of grasses, the height and species diversity of which depend largely on the amount of moisture available.

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Although there was no specific data on the communication behavior of Aratinga nana one can infer that they use sound as a primary tool in communicating with one another.


Negative Ecologically, Aratinga nana are seen as pests to farmers who cultivate crops.

Ramel, ; Voren, Jamaica kilehaleparakitt, Jamaica-parakitt, Mayaparakitt Polish: This species of birds, whose feeding habits include eating buds, fruits of many trees, and cultivated crops often becomes a pest.

Synapomorphy of the Bilateria.

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They are the most important group in the wildlife trade economically, and represented a F. Avian mating systemsVol.

Perico azteco Spanish Dominican Rep. Transferred from Flickr by User: They are primarily frugivores and granivores. Psittacara sratinga Avibase ID: Contribute to Avibase Acknowledgements Flickr group Media stats Flickr group members Media wanted Translate Avibase is also available in the following languages: Conure naine ou C.

Avibase has been visited , times since 24 June Parrots, though, have become practically immune to these plant’s defenses. This species is widespread in wooded hills, mountain slopes at lower elevations, cultivations and gardens.

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