Also known as: Red-lored Parakeet, Red-lored Amazon, Primrose-cheeked Parrot, Red-fronted Parrot, Diademed Parrot, Yellow-cheeked Parrot
The Red-lored Parrot is a species of parrot native to tropical regions of the Americas, from eastern Mexico south to Ecuador. It has a separate population in central Brazil, where it occurs in humid evergreen to semi-deciduous forests.
The plumage of both adult males and females is primarily green, with a red forehead, yellow cheeks (some subspecies) and blue crown.
The Red-lored Parrot is also known as the Red-lored Amazon, especially in aviculture. It has a conservation status of Least Concern as of June 2013.