Whilst foraging, the conure is often inconspicuous, but during flight, it is extremely noisy, making shrill-like calls. Flocks of up to 30 birds are typical, but larger groups may be observed in areas where food is abundant.
There are several different species which will mix together in flocks in the wild.
DID YOU KNOW? Conures aren’t really known for their ability to talk. Most of them can be taught just 5 words, though some may learn up to 50. Sun Counres are critically endangered where as the Jenday and Nanday Conures have a status of Least Concerned.
- Least Concern
- Near Threatened
- Critically Endangered
- Extinct in the Wild