BIRD OF THE WEEK — GOLDEN-TAILED PARROTLET — PLANET EARTH BIRD WORLD group

PLANET EARTH BIRD WORLD has over 1,100 members and over 58,000 photos and videos. 

GOLDEN-TAILED PARROTLET

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Touit surdus
POPULATION: 3,500 – 15,000
TREND: Decreasing
HABITAT: Atlantic and second-growth forest and edges

Like other birds found only in the Atlantic Forest of eastern Brazil, such as Pinto’s Spinetail, the Golden-tailed Parrotlet is threatened by habitat loss.

Top Contributors

DansPhotoArtHawkeye2011DiegojacklittlebiddleS C photos
Carduelis flammea//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Untitled//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

White-throated Kingfisher//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Hey pretty! II//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Rolf_Nagel-Fl-9886-Alcedo_atthis//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

PAINTED BUNTING//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Trepadeira-azul | Eurasian Nuthatch | Trepador azul (Sitta europaea)//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Picaflor Común (Chlorostilbon lucidus)//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

RGP_5054-3//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Pure GOLD//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Water Rail//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

PAINTED BUNTING in his natural habitat//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s