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Primolius auricollis (Yellow-collared Macaw; Golden-collared Macaw)

Synonyms: Ara auricollis

Wikipedia Abstract

The golden-collared macaw or yellow-collared macaw (Primolius auricollis) is a small mostly green Central South American parrot, a member of a large group of Neotropical parrots known as macaws. It has a bright yellow patch on the back of its neck/upper shoulders that gives the species its name. In aviculture, it is one of a number of smaller macaws often called "mini-macaws".
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
3
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
16
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 3.36654
EDGE Score: 1.47397

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  245 grams
Diet [2]  Frugivore, Granivore
Diet - Fruit [2]  50 %
Diet - Seeds [2]  50 %
Forages - Canopy [2]  20 %
Forages - Mid-High [2]  40 %
Forages - Understory [2]  40 %
Clutch Size [3]  4

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Beni savanna Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Chiquitano dry forests Bolivia, Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Mato Grosso seasonal forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Pantanal Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay Neotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Southwest Amazon moist forests Peru, Brazil, Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Defensores del Chaco National Park II 1792493 Paraguay  
El Rey National Park II 110298 Salta, Argentina
Estacion Biologica Beni Biosphere Reserve VI 335178 Bolivia  
Estancia Fortín Patria   Paraguay      
Río Negro National Park II 73775 Paraguay  

Important Bird Areas

BirdLife Species Factsheet: View Factsheet
Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Climate   Land Use 
Área Natural de Manejo Integrado San Matías Bolivia A1, A3
KAA-IYA del Gran Chaco Bolivia A1, A3
Loreto Bolivia A1, A2, A3
Otuquis Integrated Management Natural Area Bolivia A1
Palmar de las Islas Bolivia A1, A3
Reserva de Inmovilización Iténez Bolivia A1, A3
Reserva Forestal Alto Paraguá Bolivia A1, A2
Serranía de Aguarague Bolivia A1, A2, A3

Prey / Diet

Inga vera (river koko)[4]
Vitex cymosa[4]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Amazona aestiva (Turquoise-fronted Amazon)2
Aratinga acuticaudata (Blue-crowned Parakeet)1
Aratinga aurea (Peach-fronted Parakeet)1
Brotogeris chiriri (Yellow-chevroned Parakeet)2
Myiopsitta monachus (Monk Parakeet)1
Nandayus nenday (Nanday Parakeet)1
Vireo altiloquus (Black-whiskered Vireo)1

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Aprocta pyrrhurae <Unverified Name>[5]
Pelecitus circularis <Unverified Name>[5]
Pelecitus helecinus <Unverified Name>[5]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Albuquerque Biological Park
Alexandria Zoological Park
Cougar Mountain Zoological Park
Flamingo Land LTD
Fundacao Parque Zoologico de Sao Paulo
Fundacao Zoo-Botan. de Belo Horizonte
Great Plains Zoo
Jardin Zoologico de Cdad.Buenos Aires
Jesperhus Blomsterpark
Jurong Birdpark, Singapore
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Miller Park Zoo
Montecasino Bird Gardens
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Opolu, Opole
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Parc des Oiseaux
PRIAM Psittaculture Centre
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
Sedgwick County Zoo
The Parrot Zoo
ZooWorld Zoological Botanical Conserv.

Range Map

South America;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1PARROT CLAYLICKS: DISTRIBUTION, PATTERNS OF USE AND ECOLOGICAL CORRELATES FROM A PARROT ASSEMBLAGE IN SOUTHEASTERN PERU, ALAN TRISTRAM KENNETH LEE, dissertation for DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY, Manchester Metropolitan University, November 2010
2Hamish Wilman, Jonathan Belmaker, Jennifer Simpson, Carolina de la Rosa, Marcelo M. Rivadeneira, and Walter Jetz. 2014. EltonTraits 1.0: Species-level foraging attributes of the world's birds and mammals. Ecology 95:2027
3Jetz W, Sekercioglu CH, Böhning-Gaese K (2008) The Worldwide Variation in Avian Clutch Size across Species and Space PLoS Biol 6(12): e303. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0060303
4PLANT FOOD RESOURCES AND THE DIET OF A PARROT COMMUNITY IN A GALLERY FOREST OF THE SOUTHERN PANTANAL (BRAZIL), RAGUSA-NETTO, J. and FECCHIO, A., Braz. J. Biol., 66(4): 1021-1032, 2006
5Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
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