sun conure is a medium-sized brightly colored parrot. The adult male and female are similar in appearance, with predominantly golden-yellow plumage and orange-flushed underparts and face. The face and belly are orange with red around the ears. The base of the greater wing-coverts, tertials, and base of the primaries are green, while the secondaries, tips of the primaries, and most of the primary coverts are dark blue. The tail is olive-green with a blue tip. The distinctive yellow, orange, and reddish colouration on the back, abdomen, and head is attained with maturity.