Flock of at least 200 red-crowned parrots gathering for the night.
Red Lored Parrot
San Nicolás de los Garza
Of course the day I don't bring my camera is the day they come and hang out in the parking lot for a long time.
These parrots have lived in Sunnyvale for years, and can reliably be heard and/or seen around El Camino & Matilda. They must be breeding, since I counted 38 of them.
Smallish green parrots (like conure sized), some with more or less red on their faces and heads.
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Parrots, also known as psittacines /ˈsɪtəsaɪnz/, are birds of the roughly 372 species in 86 genera that make up the order Psittaciformes, found in most tropical and subtropical regions. The order is subdivided into three superfamilies: the Psittacoidea ('true' parrots), the Cacatuoidea (cockatoos) and the Strigopoidea (New Zealand parrots). Parrots have a generally pantropical distribution with several species inhabiting temperate regions in the Southern Hemisphere as well. The greatest diversity of parrots is in South America...