Reproductive parameters of the Turquoise-fronted Parrot ( Amazona aestiva ) in the dry Chaco forest

  title={Reproductive parameters of the Turquoise-fronted Parrot ( Amazona aestiva ) in the dry Chaco forest},
  author={Igor Berkunsky and Luciano N. Segura and Roman A. Ruggera and Sarah I. K. Faegre and Clara Trofino-Falasco and Fernando Gabriel L{\'o}pez and Melina Alicia Velasco and Federico Pablo Kacoliris and Rosana Mariel Arambur{\'u} and Juan Carlos Reboreda},
  journal={Avian Conservation and Ecology},
The progressive exploitation and destruction of nesting habitat in recent years, combined with the substantial pressure from legal and illegal removal of wild nestlings and adults, justifies the development of a comprehensive study on the reproductive biology of the Turquoise-fronted Parrot (Amazona aestiva). We analyzed breeding parameters in a wild protected population of Turquoise-fronted Parrots in the Chaco forest, Argentina, examining variation among years, over the course of the breeding… 

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