Orange-winged Amazon (Amazona amazonica)

The Orange-winged Amazon, also known as the Orange-winged Parrot, is a beautiful and intelligent bird native to South and Central America. These birds have a unique appearance, with bright green feathers covering most of their body and orange markings on their wings and forehead.

Orange-winged Amazons are sociable birds and are known for their playful and affectionate personalities. They are great pets for those who are willing to dedicate time to their care, as they require a lot of attention and interaction. These birds love to mimic human speech and sounds, which is why they are very popular amongst bird enthusiasts.

In the wild, Orange-winged Amazons are found in large flocks, but they also form monogamous pairs during the breeding season. These birds are highly adaptable and can thrive in a variety of habitats, including rainforests, scrublands, and savannas.

Orange-winged Amazons are omnivorous, meaning that they consume both plant and animal matter. Their diet consists of fruits, seeds, nuts, berries, insects, and small vertebrates. These birds have a powerful beak, which they use to crack open hard-shelled nuts and fruits.

In terms of conservation status, Orange-winged Amazons are classified as a species of least concern by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). However, their population has declined in certain areas due to habitat destruction and trapping for the pet trade. Habitat restoration and better protections for these birds are critical to ensure their continued survival.

In conclusion, Orange-winged Amazons are beautiful and fascinating birds that can make excellent pets for those who are willing to provide them with the time and attention they require. These birds are highly intelligent, social, and adaptable, making them a joy to care for and observe.

Other names

Amazona amazonica



Orange-winged Amazon

papagai d'ales carbassa



narančastokrila amazonka

amazoňan oranžovokřídlý




Amazone aourou


Amazzone aliarancio


venesuelinė amazonė


amazonka modrobrewa


Венесуэльский амазон

Venecuelanski amazonac

amazoňan kurika

Amazona alinaranja

orangevingad amazon

Venezüela Amazonu

амазон венесуельський


venezuelai amazon