Priam Parrot Breeding

Macaws from Priam Parrot Breeding Centre

Blue and Gold Macaw – Photos

Tags: , . December 21, 2009

Blue And Gold Macaws

Blue And Gold Macaw Group

Blue And Gold Macaw Feathers

Blue and Gold Macaw – Species Information

Tags: , . December 20, 2009

Ara araruana

This species has an extremely large range, and despite the fact that the population trend appears to be decreasing, the decline is not believed to be sufficiently rapid to approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the population trend criterion (>30% decline over ten years or three generations). Ara ararauna has been heavily traded.

Species Distribution Map

Ara araruana
Ara araruana

Current Species Information & Fact Sheets

» Birdlife International (2009) Species factsheet

» 2009 IUCN Red List Category: LC (least concern)

» CITES Appendix II

» Open Species Distribution Map in Google Maps

Blue and Gold Macaw Chicks

Blue And Gold Macaw Chicks

Photo of Blue and Gold Macaw chicks

Chestnut-fronted Macaw – Photos

Tags: , . December 24, 2009

Chestnut-fronted Macaw

Chestnut-fronted Macaw – Species Information

Chestnut-fronted Macaw

Ara severus

This species has an extremely large range and the population trend appears to be stable.

Species Distribution Map

Ara severus
Ara severus

Current Species Information & Fact Sheets

» Birdlife International (2009) Species factsheet

» 2009 IUCN Red List Category: LC (least concern)

» CITES Appendix II

» Open Species Distribution Map in Google Maps

Green-winged Macaw – Photos

Green-winged MacawGreen-winged Macaw

Green-winged Macaw – Species Information

Green-winged Macaw

Ara chloropterus

Also known as the Red-and-green Macaw, this species has a large range, with an estimated global Extent of Occurrence of 8,100,000 km².

Species Distribution Map

Ara chloropterus
Ara chloropterus

Current Species Information & Fact Sheets

» Birdlife International (2009) Species factsheet

» 2009 IUCN Red List Category: LC (least concern)

» CITES Appendix II

» Open Species Distribution Map in Google Maps

Hahn’s Macaw – Species Information

Tags: , . December 26, 2009

Hahns Macaw

Ara (Diopsittaca) nobilis

This species is also known as the Red-shouldered Macaw. It has a large range, and the population trend appears to be stable.  There are two well-marked subspecies, with Hahn’s Macaw (D. nobilis nobilis) occurring north of the Amazon River in eastern Venezuela and Guianas, and north-eastern Brazil.

Species Distribution Map

Ara (Diopsittaca) nobilis
Ara (Diopsittaca) nobilis

Current Species Information & Fact Sheets

» Birdlife International (2009) Species factsheet

» 2009 IUCN Red List Category: LC (least concern)

» CITES Appendix II

» Open Species Distribution Map in Google Maps

Parrots by species

Tags: , , . November 14, 2009

AMAZONS.

Blue-fronted Amazon  


Double Yellow-headed Amazon  


Green-cheeked Amazon  


Lilac-crowned Amazon  


Lilacine Amazon  


Yellow-crowned Amazon  


Yellow-naped Amazon  



MACAWS

Blue and Gold Macaw  


Green-winged Macaw  


Hahn’s (Red-shouldered) Macaw  


Red-fronted Macaw

Hatching RFM chick  


Feb 2009  


July 2009  


October 2009  



Scarlet Macaw

Nov 26, 2009  


Nov 15, 2009  


Yellow-collared Macaw



AFRICAN PARROTS

Congo African Grey

Feb 2009  


Jan 2010


Jardine’s Parrot  


Meyer’s Parrot  


Red-bellied Parrot  


Senegal Parrot

Jan 2009  


Jan 6, 2010  


Jan 20, 2010  


Timneh African Grey  


COCKATOOS

Moluccan Cockatoo


Western Long-billed Corella

July 2009  



Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo




Priam Research & Breeding: Captive Parrot Husbandry

Tags: , . November 15, 2009

Various aspects of captive parrot husbandry and management.

Sprouting seed as part of Parrot diets.


 

Using faecal floatation for parasite assessment.