Hawk-headed Parrot

Names: Hawk-headed Parrot Deroptyus accipitrinus accipitrinus

The Hawk-headed Parrot is red, blue and green.  When it raises the feathers on it's neck it looks like a hawk.  Hawk-headed Parrots are very noisy.  Males and females look the same.

This parrot comes from the forests in the Amazon Basin in South America.  They eat fruits and vegetation.

Like many other animals deforestation is causing their population to decline.