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Amazona

a large genus of gaudy parrots in the family Psittacidae.

Amazona farina
the best known of the very large number of species of this parrot genus.
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Eight Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (ages 14-19 years) housed at the Knoxville Zoological Gardens (Knoxville, TN, USA) were used for the project.
Eight Hispaniolan Amazon parrots belonging to a research flock at the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine were used in this study.
Key words: hematology, stress leukogram, Psittacidae, psittaciform species, avian, red-tailed Amazon parrot, Amazona brasiliensis
VENTURA - Poppee the lilac crown Amazon parrot laughs on cue at jokes, proclaims he's a good boy, loves a good party and barks mysteriously.
The mystery comes just months after a large Amazon parrot was found in sub-zero temperatures in a tree on the hospital grounds, in Dudley Road, Winson Green.
The Amazon parrot, who can speak Bengali and English, went missing from his home in Riverside on January 16.
Goldie, a bright green Amazon parrot with a yellow head, disappeared from his home in Wood End on Friday.
QI HAVE a nine-month-old Amazon parrot that smells, despite cleaning out the cage regularly and giving him a shower from time to time.
STAFF at a Birmingham Hospital were in a flap when a large Amazon parrot was found in sub-zero temperatures in the hospital grounds.
Jasper the Amazon parrot has not been seen since he was let out for his weekly fly-about in his owner's garden in Neville Street, Riverside, Cardiff, last Thursday.
Key words: atherosclerosis, statins, rosuvastatin, avian, Hispaniolan Amazon parrot, Amazona ventralis
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