Also known as the Red-Crowned Amazon, the Green Cheeked Amazon is a relatively large parrot native to the range between north-eastern Mexico and northern Veracruz. Intelligent, social, and friendly, Green Cheeked Amazons make great pets for experienced bird owners!
Scientific Name: Amazona viridigenalis
Characteristics: Be warned before you take this feathered friend home – Green Cheeked Amazons can be exceptionally loud, and are known for the booming sounds their flocks make! Artfully crafted and hand painted, this figurine is exceptional as a gift for a nature lover, as an addition to your figurine collection, as a piece of décor, or just as a toy for fun and imaginative play!
Size and Color: 2.25 inches long and 1.75 inches tall, this model is a touch smaller than a deck of cards on its side. As its name suggests, this parrot is easily identified by the green plumage on the side of its face as well as the red feathers on the top of its head.
The Green-cheeked Amazon Parrot is part of the Wings of the World Birds collection