Length 10 inches
Weight 75-90 grams
Life span 10-15 years
Incubation `23 days
Age at weaning 8-10 weeks
Age at maturity 1-2 years
Country of origin Brazil, Bolivia, Argentina
Natural habitat: Light forest and open woodland
Description General green plumage; reddish-brown forehead; crown and nape tinged with green; cheeks are green; ear coverts brown; sides of neck, throat and upper breast pale brown and tinged with green. the top side of the tail is a vibrant maroon.
Temperament This clever conure is extremely active, bold, and curious. Both mischievous and energetic, these chatty little birds can make delightfully spunky pets. They can be nippy and should be provided with a variety of toys to fulfill their activity requirements.
Talking ability Poor
Noise level Moderate; one of the quietest conures
Cage requirements 20 x 20" with 1/2" - 5/8" bar spacing
Interesting facts These small conures have a reputation as being extremely nippy around the time of weaning--don't worry, this stage does pass!