Small sized parakeet (23 -25 cm) with long tail. Light beak color bottom part sometimes gray. Gray legs, amber colored eyes with a yellow ocular ring. No visual sexual difference. Green bright plumage with orange front and a blue crown, throat and breast grayish color. Primary and secondary feathers blue on top and dark gray at bottom. Bottom tail feathers are yellow.
They lay about 3 – 5 eggs
Diverse kinds of seeds and fruits
Nearby Pacific coast of northwestern Mexico to Northwest Costa Rica. It is a resident of Copan Ruins.
Occurs mostly in deciduous forest, semi open areas as well as mountains.
Their populations has decreased in many areas due to the persecution for illegal pet trade.
Risk Category: IUCN Red List: Least concern