Length: 44 cm.
Weight: 292 to 390 g.
Coloration: green coloration, with a greyish scale-patterned breast, a maroon abdomen, yellow facial skin, and a black beak.
Status of conservation
Considered Least Concern (LC) by the IUCN and MMA (2018).
Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Venezuela, and the Guianas. In Brazil, it occurs from the states of Amazônia to Piauí, western Bahia and western Minas Gerais and also in Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, and Goiás.
Ciliary forest and stands of buriti palms.