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Punta Islita, Guanacaste
Costa Rica


Make Canon EOS 7D
Lens Canon EF 100-400 mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM   at 544 mm
Exposure 1/640 s, f/5.6, ISO 2000á
Image size 800 x 534 pixels

IOC Names

Deutsch  Wei▀stirnamazone Dutch  Witvoorhoofdamazone
Italian  Amazzone frontebianca Spanish  Amazona Frentialba


The smallest of the Amazon Parrots is native to Central America and Mexico. It is most often seen in small flocks of up to 20 birds, which may congregate to form groups that number into the hundreds. It can imitate a range from 30 to 40 different sounds. Like other large parrots, the White-fronted Amazon has a long potential life span, usually around 40 years.

White-fronted Parrot


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White-fronted Amazon
Amazona albifrons
Amazone Ó front blanc