Spectacled Amazon Parrots

Spectacled Amazon
White-fronted Spectacled Amazon
The White-fronted/White-browed Amazon, also called the Spectacled Amazon from Central America and Mexico, is the smallest Amazon at 24-25 cm. Males have red "shoulders" (leading edge of wing); they are one of three Amazons (including Yucatan and Red-spectacled) where males and females can be identified by plumage.
Amazona albifrons
Spectacled Amazon
White-fronted Spectacled Amazon
Some individuals, especially females (above right) and juveniles, have incomplete red eye-rings ("spectacles") and incomplete white brows.
Pair of Yucatan Yellow-lored Amazons
Yucatan Yellow-lored Amazons male female
The Yucatan or Yellow-lored Amazon, native to Mexico, Belize and Honduras, is one of the smallest Amazons at some 26 cm length. Unusually for Amazons, the male, with a white crown and red eye/cheek, has different facial plumage from the female with blue crown and no red eye-ring.
Amazona xantholora
Yucatan Yellow-lored Amazon
Yucatan Yellow-lored Amazon
Red-spectacled Amazon
Red-spectacled Amazon
The Red-spectacled Amazon is native to Argentina, Paraguay and Brazil. Males have more red plumage, especially on the "shoulder".
Amazona pretrei
Red-spectacled Amazon
Red-spectacled Amazon
Red-spectacled Amazon in flight The red, green and blue wings