both adults mainly green, with yellowish underparts; red forehead to forecrown; occasional red band or scattered red feathers on throat; green bend of wing and carpal edge; olive/yellow greater underwing coverts and undersides of flight feathers. Bill horn in colour. Eye ring bare and white. Eye dull yellow with grey inner ring.
but in general darker green in colour; red on crown darker and less extensive.
both adults red forecrown; red around lores and eyes; red thighs and bend of wing to carpal edge. Larger in size.
red on thighs paler and more extensive; upper mandible notch rounded.
red on forecrown duller and less extensive or missing. Bill pink/grey at base of upper mandible. Eye ring bare and grey/white. Eye grey.
Calls made in flight are repetitious and high-pitched, discordant notes; higher in pitch than that of Mitred Conure
Internet Bird Collection http://ibc.lynxeds.com/
BirdLife International http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/species/index.html?action=SpcHTMDetails.asp&sid=1565&m=0
ML Media Collection Catalogue 64365, Scarlet-fronted Parakeet Aratinga wagleri, Schwartz, Paul, Aragua, Venezuela, Apr. 9 1970, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
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Psittacine Aviculture, Schubot, Clubb and Clubb, 1992.