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  • Amazona vittata (Boddaert 1783)
  • Puerto Rican Amazon - Amazona vittata - Puerto Rico was formerly entirely forested, and the Puerto Rican Amazon (or Parrot) was recorded in all forest types; the wild population is now restricted to wet rain forest in the Luquillo Mountains.
  • Puerto Rican Parrot - "Higuaca" is the name given by the Taino Indians to the native parrot. Its scientific name is Amazona vittata but in Puerto Rico it is best known as the Puerto Rican Parrot.
  • Puerto Rican Parrot - The Puerto Rican parrot is bright green, about a foot in length, with red forehead, blue primary wing feathers, and flesh-colored bill and feet.