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The lovebirds belongs to the family of parrots (Psittacidae), often called inseparable.
The Anglo-Saxons call them parakeets or birds of love.
Known in reality, for the love shown to their partners, its scientific name also emphasizes in his conduct, comes from the Greek as lovebirds … Read the rest

2Orange-winged Parrot

Amazona amazonica location

Description Amazona Alinaranja

Of 33 to 36 cm.. height can weigh between 350 gr y 450 gr.

The Orange-winged Parrot (Amazona amazonica) It is distinguishable by having the Centre of the crown and cheeks yellow, separated by the forecrown and sides of the crown pale blue, edge … Read the rest

3Blue cheeked Parrot

Amazona dufresniana


34 to 37 cm.. height and between 480 and 600g. weight.

The Blue cheeked Parrot (Amazona dufresniana) It is easily identifiable by the orange yellow wing patch, much more noticeable in flight.

Head with orangeade narrow stripe on the forehead; Yellow Crown, cheeks, base of the beak, … Read the rest

4Red-spectacled Parrot

Red-spectacled Parrot


32 cm.. length and 295 g. of weight.

The Red-spectacled Parrot (Amazona pretrei) has the forecrown, lores, fore crown and upper cheeks up to the ear-coverts, bright red; back of the crown, nape, the mantle, back and rump, green … Read the rest

5Red-tailed Parrot

Red-tailed Parrot


37 cm.. length and 430 g. of weight.

The Red-tailed Parrot (Amazona brasiliensis) has forecrown, front of crown and lores, red; Subsequent red feathers crown with purple tips; cheeks, ear-coverts, sides neck and throat, mauve-blue; … Read the rest

6Red-browed Parrot

Red-browed Parrot


35-40 cm.. length and 450-650 g. of weight.

The Red-browed Parrot (Amazona rhodocorytha) has the forecrown and front of the crown, bright red; back of the crown, green with brownish purple tips; lores oranges; lower cheeks and … Read the rest

7Cuban Parrot

Cuban Parrot


28-33 cm.. length and 260-301 g. of weight.

The Cuban Parrot (Amazona leucocephala) has a plumage rather variable, a main color ranging from bright green to olive color,, some birds feathers yellow dispersed in wings and in the back.

Front, … Read the rest

8Yellow-shouldered Parrot

Yellow-shouldered Parrot


33 to 36 cm.. height and an average weight of 270 g.

The Yellow-shouldered Parrot (Amazona barbadensis) has a tail short, head yellow, some with forecrown white.

Its body is usually green, with black feathers edge neck, chest and back; yellow … Read the rest

9Kawall's Parrot

Kawall's Parrot


35-36 cm.. length.

The Kawall's Parrot (Amazona kawalli) after not having been recorded in the wild for a few 70 years, It was rediscovered in the early 1980.

Wrongly confused with Southern Mealy Parrot (Amazona farinosa) which differs from the remarkable white band … Read the rest

10Hispaniolan Parrot

Hispaniolan Parrot


28-31 cm.. length and 250 g. of weight.

The Hispaniolan Parrot (Amazona ventralis) has the forecrown and lores white (variable extension); the crown and upper cheeks with blue feathers and black colored ends; ear-coverts and cheeks … Read the rest

11St. Vincent Parrot

St. Vincent Parrot


40 cm.. length and 580 – 700 weight g.

The plumage of the St. Vincent Parrot (Amazona guildingii) It is very variable, virtually no two similar birds.

Its forecrown, lores, supercilii area and upper cheeks are blanquecinas; crown yellow; Feathers back neck … Read the rest

12St. Lucia Parrot

St. Lucia Parrot


43 cm.. length and 700-800 g. of weight.

The St. Lucia Parrot (Amazona versicolor) has the lores, cheeks and forecrown, bright blue; crown, ear-coverts and lower cheeks, paler blue with iridescent emerald suffusion from some angles; puntas oscuras aRead the rest

13Tres Marias Parrot

Tres Marias Parrot


38-40 cm.. length and 580-650 g. of weight.

The Tres Marias Parrot (Amazona tresmariae) has head and throat yellow.

The upperparts are green. The underparts They are green but more yellowed than upperparts. Thighs yellow. Primaries and secondaries green, convirtiéndoseRead the rest

14Yellow-faced Parrot

Yellow-faced Parrot


26 to 27 cm.. tall and about 260g. weight.

The Yellow-faced Parrot (Alipiopsitta xanthops) It is distinguished by the large area of ​​yellow in the head, with green tint nape; orange to the sides of body and upper base of the tail; collar yellowish green, … Read the rest

15Diademed Parrot

Diademed Parrot


31–35 cm. length and 450-550 g. of weight.

The Diademed Parrot (Amazona Diadema) It is generally green, with black edges to feathers crown, to the mantle and the chest; crown green to nape; verde la parteRead the rest

16Festive Parrot

Amazona festiva


38-41 cm.. tall and 370g. weight.

The Festive Parrot (Amazona festiva) has the cheeks and sides neck Green with strong blue diffusion; lores and a close frontal band red; feathers above and behind them eyes blue; Front más bienRead the rest

17White-fronted Parrot

White-fronted Parrot


22 to 26 cm.. length.

The White-fronted Parrot (Amazona albifrons) has the forecrown white; lores, upper cheeks and ring of feathers around eyes, red; the crown pale blue mingles with the green nape; the feathers with dark margins; sides … Read the rest

18Blue fronted Parrot

Amazona aestiva


33-39 cm.. height and weight around the 450 and 550 g..

The Blue fronted Parrot (Amazona aestiva) is distinguished by yellow head, with blue-green forehead and cheek, Dark nostrils, Red shoulders outlined with yellow, wing with red patch and dark blue ends. The rest of the … Read the rest

19Red-lored Amazon

Amazona autumnalis


35,5 to 38,1 cm.. height and between 314 and 485g. weight.

The Red-lored Amazon (Amazona autumnalis) is distinguished by its forecrown red; Green with edge lilac it nape ; crown Lila; stain red in the wing , and tail blue margin.

The bill is grey with the … Read the rest

20Red-necked Parrot


Red-necked Parrot (Amazona arausiaca) | By mikko.pyhala


40 cm.. length and 650 g. of weight.

The Red-necked Parrot (Amazona arausiaca) has the lores, forecrown, front of crown, orbital area and upper cheeks, bright blue; back of the crown, nape and sides neck, … Read the rest

21Lilac-crowned Parrot

Lilac-crowned Parrot


33 cm. head to tail and weighs on average 310 g..

The Lilac-crowned Parrot (Amazona finschi) has the forecrown and upper lores, red off; the lower lores, the cheeks and ear-coverts, pale lime green; crown, sides neck and … Read the rest

22Mealy Amazon

Amazona farinosa


38 to 46 cm.. height and between 705 and 766g weight.

The Mealy Amazon It is distinguishable by its large size and the Ashen green color of dorsal plumage, bluish green feathers with a slight black border in the neck, borde del ala rojo y cola conRead the rest

23Northern Mealy Parrot

Northern Mealy Parrot


38 cm.. length and 705-766 g. of weight.

The Northern Mealy Parrot (Amazona guatemalae) is a large parrot, mainly green, with a large bare periophthalmic white; head green, increasingly off toward the area nape.

The youth similar to adults but eyesRead the rest

24Southern Mealy Parrot

Southern Mealy Parrot


38 to 45 cm.. from head to tail and 535 to 766 weight g.

The Southern Mealy Parrot (Amazona farinosa) It is the fifth in size among the Amazon parrots of the Americas, and is the Parrot largest in Mexico. The plumage your body is … Read the rest

25Imperial Parrot

Imperial Parrot


The largest gender Amazon, measuring up 45 cm.. length.

The Imperial Parrot (Amazona imperialis) has the lores and forecrown, deep purple; cheeks and ear-coverts, brown; crown purple with dark emerald edges; sides neck … Read the rest

26Yellow-billed Parrot

Yellow-billed Parrot


28 cm.. length and 260 g. of weight.

The Yellow-billed Parrot (Amazona collaria) It has a distinctive narrow band on forecrown white; lores and upper cheeks, with pale blue feathers; crown de color azul con puntas negras que se fusionan enRead the rest

27Black-billed Parrot

Black-billed Parrot


25 cm.. length and 178 g. of weight.

The Black-billed Parrot (Amazona agilis) It is the smallest of the Amazon parrots, and it is one of only two species Amazon endemics Jamaica.

This species, brightly colored, has a plumage, in its most, of … Read the rest

28Scaly-naped Amazon

Amazona mercenarius


33 to 38 cm.. tall and 300 g. of weight.

The Scaly-naped Amazon(Amazona mercenarius) It is the only rider in mountain areas.

Green general coloration, with the feathers of the chest with black border, It is distinguished by having the wingtip yellow with orange spots, and external feathers … Read the rest

29Yellow-naped Parrot

Yellow-naped Parrot


35,5-38 cm.. length and 480 g. of weight.

The Yellow-naped Parrot (Amazona auropalliata) It has a large size; their forecrown and front of the crown, usually, pale bluish green, sometimes with narrow frontal band amarilla que se extiende hasta el frenteRead the rest

30Puerto Rican Parrot

Amazona vittata


29 cm.. length and 320 g. of weight.

The Puerto Rican Parrot (Amazona vittata) has the forecrown and lores, red; rest of the head and nape, feathery green grass bordered with black color, giving a strong intricate scaly appearance.

Feathers of the the mantle … Read the rest

31Yellow-crowned Parrot

Yellow-crowned Parrot


35 to 41 cm.. height and between 380 and 500 g. of weight.

The Yellow-crowned Parrot (Amazona ochrocephala) has the forecrown and front area crown, bright yellow; lores, cheeks and supercilii area, green in most birds, pero a vecesRead the rest

32Red-crowned Parrot

Red-crowned Parrot


30.5-33 cm.. length and 294 g. of weight.

The Red-crowned Parrot (Amazona viridigenalis) has the lores, forecrown and crown, bright red, with side margins on the back of the neck and top of the neck, showing blue feathers with black ends; ear-covertsRead the rest

33Tucuman Parrot

Tucuman Parrot


31 cm.. length.

The Tucuman Parrot (Amazona tucumana) It is mostly green, with black borders on the feathers, giving the whole a scalloped appearance.

Relatively large and stocky have the forecrown red and eye rings white. Has also patch red … Read the rest

34Vinaceous Parrot

Vinaceous Parrot


30 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 370 g..

The Vinaceous Parrot (Amazona vinacea) has the lores and forecrown bright red; cheeks and crown green with black tips to some feathers head; elongated feathers on the sides of neck, the nape and … Read the rest

35Yellow-lored Parrot

Yellow-lored Parrot


25-28 cm.. length and 200-232 g. of weight.

The Yellow-lored Parrot (Amazona xantholora) has the lores and a close frontal band, bright yellow; most of the forecrown and crown, are white; the back of the crown is color … Read the rest

36Blue-crowned Conure

Blue-crowned Conure


33-38 cm.. length and a weight between 170 and 176 g..

The Blue-crowned Conure (Psittacara acuticaudatus) It is one of the largest of the genus birds Aratinga. Elongated body, and long tail gradada, equal to all the Aratinga.

You have the front of … Read the rest

37Dusky-headed Parakeet

Dusky-headed Parakeet


Of 25-30 cm.. length and a weight between 95-115 g.

The head of the Dusky-headed Parakeet (Aratinga weddellii) is greyish Brown, with off blue stripes that give it a scaly appearance. The upperparts are green, the feathers of the nape they have yellowish margins … Read the rest

38Cuban Parakeet

Cuban Parakeet


26 cm. length and a weight between 78 and 96 g..

The bill of the Cuban Parakeet (Psittacara euops) is strong and hooked, presenting the capacity of both the upper and the lower mobility, enabling this psittacine to husk and crush seeds, … Read the rest

39Crimson-fronted Parakeet

Crimson-fronted Parakeet


28 cm. of length and a weight of 150 g..

The Crimson-fronted Parakeet (Psittacara finschi) It is the only species of the genus Psittacara from tail long with red color below the wing .

They have forecrown and the former area of the lores color … Read the rest

40Red-masked Parakeet

Red-masked Parakeet


33 cm.. length between 165 and 200 g.. weight.

The Red-masked Parakeet (Psittacara erythrogenys) is very similar to the Scarlet-fronted Parakeet and to the Mitred Parakeet, but smaller and with more red area in the face, extending … Read the rest

41Hispaniolan Parakeet

Hispaniolan Parakeet


32 cm. of length and a weight of 150 g..

The Hispaniolan Parakeet (Psittacara chloropterus) has the head whole and both sides of the neck green grass with some scattered red feathers; the upperparts and upperwing-coverts de color verde con los extremos externos deRead the rest

42Cactus Parakeet

Cactus Parakeet


25 cm.. length and 75-90 g. of weight.

The Cactus Parakeet (Eupsittula cactorum) has the forecrown, lores and lower cheeks dull brown; crown with slaty tinge; sides neck, the nape and upperparts up to the rump grass-green.

The … Read the rest

43Golden-plumed Parakeet

Golden-plumed Parakeet


Approximately 36 cm.. of length and a weight of 150 g.

The Golden-plumed Parakeet (Leptosittaca branickii) has the crown, most of the forecrown, the cheeks, the sides of neck and ear-coverts grass-green; close frontal bandRead the rest

44Socorro Parakeet

Socorro Parakeet


Approximately 33 cm.. length, and a weight of 140 g.

The Socorro Parakeet (Psittacara brevipes) is a medium Parrot with the plumage bright dark green, with the crown, the forecrown and lores grass-green, los ladosRead the rest

45Scarlet-fronted Parakeet

Scarlet-fronted Parakeet


34 to 36 cm.. of length and a weight of 162 to 217 g..

The Scarlet-fronted Parakeet (Psittacara wagleri) He has the crown and forecrown bright red; lores and cheeks dark green with red feathers scattered in some birds. Of the nape hasta hastaRead the rest

46Peach-fronted Parakeet

Peach-fronted Parakeet


A length between 23-28 cm. and a weight between 74-94 g.

The Peach-fronted Parakeet (Eupsittula aurea) has the forecrown bright orange; the crown a deep blue color.

Each eye It is surrounded by a circle of small orange feathers, delimited in the anterior zone with blue; … Read the rest

47Orange-fronted Parakeet

Orange-fronted Parakeet


20,5 cm. length and 80 g. of weight

The Orange-fronted Parakeet (Eupsittula canicularis) It has in forecrown a wide band orange-red which extends over the lores and the part front of it crown; the rest of the crown is blue, … Read the rest

48Red-throated Parakeet

Red-throated Parakeet


28 cm.. length and 130 g. of weight.

The Red-throated Parakeet (Psittacara rubritorquis) they have a plumage, in general, green, with yellow tones in the underparts; orange-red in the throat and on the front of the neck, with … Read the rest

49Golden Parakeet

Golden Parakeet

Description Golden Parakeet:

34 cm. of length and a weight of 270 g.

The Golden Parakeet (Guaruba guarouba) has all the head, upperparts, lower andtail , a bright yellow. The greater coverts, primaries and secondaries are dark green (a … Read the rest

50Olive-throated Parakeet

Olive-throated Parakeet


20 to 26 cm. long and 72-85 grams. It is one of the smallest Aratingas.

The Olive-throated Parakeet (Eupsittula nana) has the head and upperparts dark green; feathered area of cere yellow to orange-red.

Coverts … Read the rest

51Jandaya Parakeet

Jandaya Parakeet


30 cm.. length.

The Jandaya Parakeet (Aratinga jandaya) they have both sides of the neck, cheeks, lores, ear-coverts and forecrown orange, deeper in the ear-coverts, around the eyes and in the lores; the crown and nape are yellowish-Orange (some birds … Read the rest

52Mitred Parakeet

Mitred Parakeet


Of 31 to 38 cm.. length and a weight between 219 and 275 g.

The Mitred Parakeet (Psittacara mitratus) has the forecrown reddish brown with a fusion of bright red at the front of the crown; the lores and cheeks hasta la parte traseraRead the rest

53Nanday Parakeet

Nanday Parakeet


Of a length between 32-37 cm.. and a weight between 120-141 g..

The Nanday Parakeet (Aratinga nenday) has the forecrown, crown, lores previous and most of the cheeks tiznadas black: both sides of the neck and ear-coverts green … Read the rest

54White-eyed Parakeet

White-eyed Parakeet


Of 32 cm. length and a weight between 140 and 170 g..

The White-eyed Parakeet (Psittacara leucophthalmus) has the head dark green with small scattered red feathers, especially in the area of the lores, cheeks, sides neck and throat. The head and nape … Read the rest

55Yellow-eared Parrot

Yellow-eared Parrot


42 cm.. of length and a weight of 285 g..

The Yellow-eared Parrot or Yellow-eared Parrot (Ognorhynchus icterotis) is a parrot of medium-sized; has the crown green grass with Emerald suffusion; the forecrown with a wide yellow stripe extending … Read the rest

56Sulfur-breasted Parakeet

Sulfur-breasted Parakeet


30 cm. length and 110 g. of weight.

The Sulfur-breasted Parakeet (Aratinga maculata) is pale orange, with the head and rear of the neck pale yellow

. The throat and the chest are pale yellow, the the thighs are greenish; flanks of … Read the rest

57Brown-throated Parakeet

Brown-throated Parakeet


Of 17 to 20 cm. length between 76 and 102 g. of weight.

The Brown-throated Parakeet (Eupsittula pertinax) is a polytypic species. Its fourteen subspecies are distinguished by the mix yellow and Brown on his face and throat.

In the case of the … Read the rest

58Sun Parakeet

Sun Parakeet


Of 30 cm.. length and a weight between 120 and 130 g.

Of great beauty, the Sun Parakeet (Aratinga solstitialis) has the lores, ocular region and ear-coverts golden yellow, changing to shades red orange glossy; the forecrown, crown and nape they are of … Read the rest

59Golden-capped Parakeet

Golden-capped Parakeet


Of 30 cm.. of length and a weight of 130 g..

The Golden-capped Parakeet (Aratinga auricapillus) It is often treated as the same species as the Sun Parakeet (Aratinga solstitialis) and Jandaya Parakeet (Aratinga jandaya).

The lores, frontal band and ocular region de esta especie sonRead the rest

60Green Parakeet

Green Parakeet


Between 28 and 30.5 cm.. of length and a weight of 232 g..

The Green Parakeet (Psittacara holochlorus) is a medium-sized Parrot with the wings in sharp form and the tail long and stitch. Its plumage is bright green, y puede llegar a presentar variasRead the rest

61Red-cheeked Cordonbleu

Red-cheeked Cordonbleu

The Red-cheeked Cordonbleu are in Equatorial Africa and East Africa. They live in pairs or in groups of a few individuals in semi-arid areas.

They have a melodious song, This varies depending on the species. Males have more brightly colored than females. The cheeks of the males are … Read the rest

62Red Avadavat

Bengali common.

The species is native to Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Burma, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand and Viet Nam.
There are towns established in the Iberian Peninsula (Spain and Portugal), Brunei, Fiji, Malaysia, Puerto Rico, Singapore and Hawaii.

The sexes are different. In the adult male plumage is almost entirely red, … Read the rest

64Pink Cockatoo

Cacatua leadbeateri


35 cm.. length and weighing approximately between 340 and 425 g.

The Pink Cockatoo (Cacatua leadbeateri) is distinguishable by its spectacular crest composed by 16 long feathers forward curved. These pens have a wide base with a slightly pink and yellow red-stained central part.

The … Read the rest

65White cockatoo

Cacatua alba


40 to 50 cm.. length and a weight of approximately 550 gr.

The White cockatoo (Cacatua alba) is completely white, with yellowing below wings, bill black and legs dark gray.

The eye ring is blue.
It has a crest exuberant, que se eleva oRead the rest

66Western Corella

Cacatua pastinator


The Western Corella (Cacatua pastinator) It is a medium sized and quite chunky cockatoo; 43-48 cm.. in length and a weight ranging from 560 and 815 gr.

Mostly white with a wash of red orange color in prominent lores, un fuerte lavado de colorRead the rest

67Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo

Calyptorhynchus banksii


55 to 60 cm.. length between 570 and 870 weight g.

Adults of the Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus banksii) present sexual dimorphism. The male is entirely black, with the exception of the sides of the tail that are of color red glossy. The upper part of the … Read the rest

68Ducorps's Cockatoo

Cacatua ducorpsii


It measures 30-35 centimeters to paste 380 g..

The Ducorps's Cockatoo (Cacatua ducorpsii) It is a small cockatoo immediately recognizable by its long triangular Crest.

Its plumage is almost completely white, except the part inferior of them wings and tail with infiltration of color yellow. The … Read the rest

69Tanimbar cockatoo

Cacatua de las Tanimbar


31 to 32 cm.. length and a weight of just 300 g..

The Tanimbar cockatoo (Cacatua goffiniana), like all family members Cockatoo, is a species crestada, meaning it has a collection of feathers on its head which may rise or … Read the rest

70Palm Cockatoo

Probosciger aterrimus


51 to 64 cm. height and a weight between 910 and 1200 g.

The Palm Cockatoo (Probosciger aterrimus) It is one of the biggest cockatoo species. Unmistakable with a Erectile Crest of 15 cm.. Mainly arboreal.

Both sexes differ in size. Los inmaduros se diferencian porRead the rest

71Philippine cockatoo

Cacatua haematuropygia


It measures 31 cm. and weighs around 300 g..

To the Philippine cockatoo (Cacatua haematuropygia) It is called locally Katala.

Its plumage is a beautiful white with the exception of the feathers of the crest they are yellow or pink on its base and the bottom of the tail … Read the rest

72Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo

Calyptorhynchus funereus


55 to 65 cm.. length and a weight of up to 900 g..

The Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo (Zanda funereus) stands out clearly by its plumage mostly black, patch yellow in cheek and yellow panels in tail.

The body feathers están bordeadas de amarillo dándolaRead the rest

73Slender-billed Black-Cockatoo

Calyptorhynchus latirostris


54 to 56 cm.. height and a weight between 520 and 790 g.

The Slender-billed Black-Cockatoo (Zanda latirostris) It is a large black cockatoo.

It has great bill black, crest erectile, white spot in the area ear and white panels on the tail. The female … Read the rest

74Baudin’s Black Cockatoo

Calyptorhynchus Baudinii


50 to 57 cm.. height and weight between 560 and 770 g.

The Baudin’s Black Cockatoo (Zanda baudinii) is almost entirely of black, with whitish margins in the feathers, patches rounded on them ear-coverts (yellowish white in the female and … Read the rest


Eolophus roseicapilla


Measured around 35 centimeters and between 240 and 330 g. weight.

In the Galah (Eolophus roseicapilla) adult, the front of, the hoopoe and the Cap they form a joint undercover pale pink in white which contrasts slightly with the back of the neck darker. … Read the rest

76Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

Cacatua galerita


55 cm.. height and a weight between 815 and 975 g..

The Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita) It is a bird with a predominantly white plumage.

In adults, the ear-coverts, bases feathers throat and cheeks, are pale yellow. the aristaRead the rest

77Gang-gang Cockatoo

Callocephalon fimbriatum


Of approximately 35 cm.. height and an average weight of 257 g.

The Gang-gang Cockatoo (Callocephalon fimbriatum) is a small cockatoo, robust, with one crest Dim, large wings wide, and tail short. Are gregarious but relatively calm.

The males of the Gang-gang Cockatoo they are immediately recognizable by their … Read the rest

78Glossy Black-Cockatoo

Calyptorhynchus lathami


46 to 51 cm.. height and between 400 and 500 g. of weight.

The Glossy Black-Cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus lathami) is the smallest of the 5 Black cockatoos and is restricted to the East coast of Australia (a population isolated also is reproduced in the Islands Kangaroo).

The … Read the rest

79Salmon-crested Cockatoo

Salmon-crested Cockatoo


40 to 50 cm.. length and a weight of up to 900 gr.

The plumage of the Salmon-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua moluccensis) is predominantly white, except the tuft, that consists of red feathers that is usually when the bird is excited.

The interior of the wings is color … Read the rest


Nymphicus hollandicus


25-33 cm.. length and a weight between 80 and 100 grams approximately.

This small cockatoo is no doubt an of the bird's cage more common in the world.

The Cockatiel (Nymphicus hollandicus) adult has the head and the basis of the crest yellow.

The … Read the rest

81Blue eyed Cockatoo

Cacatua ophthalmica


50 cm. length and a weight between 500 and 580 gr.

The plumage of the Blue eyed Cockatoo (Cacatua ophthalmica) is mostly white. Its crest is yellow, large and well rounded back, leaning to the neck.

The feathers that cover the ear, the base of the neck … Read the rest

82Long billed Corella

Cacatua tenuirostris


35 to 41 cm.. length. The weight of 500 to 600 g..

The Long billed Corella (Cacatua tenuirostris) has plumage white. The undertail coverts and the parts below from the wings they are bathed in pale yellow, very visible in flight. It has red coloration in the throat and … Read the rest

83Little Corella

Cacatua sanguinea


It measures 35-40 cm.. and weighs approximately 500 g..

In the Little Corella (Cacatua sanguinea), the head and crest (most of the time remains low) are white. Rose base of the feathers are almost completely hidden and yet small flakes barely visible … Read the rest

84Yellow-crested Cockatoo

Yellow-crested Cockatoo


Medium-sized, 35 cm.. long.

The Yellow-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea) It is distinguished by its long, thin Erectile Crest yellowish, that curves forward, and extending upward, above the nape, when it folded.

The front of his crown y plumasRead the rest



Their coloration is unmistakable: While the female has more muted colors, the male looks reddish plumage in the chest. It is not threatened and has populations of between fifteen and twenty-eight million copies in Europe.

It is a highly sociable bird, which serves immediately when are you … Read the rest

86Canary Islands

Canary Islands

Serinus Canaria is its scientific name.
It is native of the Canary Islands, Azores and Madeira. Now considered a close relative of the European Serin (Serinus serinus), He was formerly associated with the goldfinch and the Sparrow.
It was domesticated to become one of the favorite birds of company in … Read the rest

87Red-crested Cardinal

Red-crested Cardinal

It is a beautiful bird colors is appreciated for its beauty and singing, If that be prodige in this activity is recommended to leave only the male.

It feeds on millet, oats, birdseed, wheat, rapeseed, and a long etc. Also can add you various herbs and … Read the rest

88Venezuela cardenalito


Those who come to achieve Venezuela cardenalito it seems that are satisfied with the sole idea of ​​getting him the coveted F1 (hybrids of this beautiful exotic with female Canary), totally disregarding better information and knowledge of their particular biology.

It is very strange the lack … Read the rest

89Grey-hooded Parakeet

Grey-hooded Parakeet


19-20 cm.. height.

The Grey-hooded Parakeet (Psilopsiagon aymara) has the body mostly green, elongated and with a very long and pointed tail; the forecrown and lores, until the area back from the neck (including the ear-coverts), grayish brown, forming a kind of CAP that comes, slightly, … Read the rest

90Golden-winged Parakeet



18 cm.. height.

The Golden-winged Parakeet ((Brotogeris chrysoptera)) has a tail short and finished in tip, bill Of course, body almost all green.

Its main feature is having in the wing a patch orange or gold and the end blue (more visible on the fly). Crown bluish, forecrownRead the rest

91Andean parakeet

Andean parakeet

16 cm.. height.

The Andean parakeet (Bolborhynchus orbygnesius) is usually dark green, with blue wing patch (visible in flight), clear peak, tail broad at the base and finished at tip of yellowish color with bluish tinge in the interior.

Usually lives … Read the rest

92Barred Parakeet

Barred Parakeet


They measure 17 cm. long and weigh between 47 and 55 g.

The Barred Parakeet (Bolborhynchus lineola) has a size similar to the of a Sparrow. The tail and wings they are pointed. Slightly different sexes: in males, the eyes they are brown, the eye ring grey, the bill … Read the rest

93Yellow-chevroned Parakeet

Yellow-chevroned Parakeet


20-25 cm.. length and 72 g. of weight.

The Yellow-chevroned Parakeet (Brotogeris chiriri) has a plumage, in general, bright green; the underparts They are of a paler green and lower coverts are yellowish-green.

The wings son de un verde ligeramenteRead the rest

94Orange-chinned Parakeet

Orange-chinned Parakeet


17 to 20 cm.. height.

The Orange-chinned Parakeet (Brotogeris jugularis) has the forecrown, crown, back of the neck and upper cheeks, bright green with blue tinge; lores and lower cheeks, duller green with olive tinge. Feathers in the the mantle and … Read the rest

95Mountain Parakeet

Mountain Parakeet


17 to 19 cm.. height.

The Mountain Parakeet (Psilopsiagon aurifrons) is distinguishable by the face yellow and the belly yellow with dye-Green, bill pale, wing with extreme blue (notorious is when closed), tail long. Bill and legs color clear. Iris black.

The female with … Read the rest

96Tui Parakeet

Tui Parakeet


16,5 to 17,5 cm.. height.

The Tui Parakeet (Brotogeris sanctithomae) has the forecrown and the front of the crown, bright yellow; rest of the head and nape, bluish green.

Mantle, back and scapulars dark green, paler and brighter in the rump … Read the rest

97Rufous-fronted Parakeet

Rufous-fronted Parakeet


18 cm.. height.

The Rufous-fronted Parakeet (Bolborhynchus ferrugineifrons) has an unmistakable band narrow in the forecrown, face and around the base of the bill, brown-red color; cheeks and throat, brighter yellowish green; crown, rear area of the neck, the mantle, scapulars, wing-coverts and skull, green; … Read the rest

98Grey-cheeked Parakeet

Brotogeris pyrrhopterus


20 cm.. height.

The Grey-cheeked Parakeet (Brotogeris pyrrhoptera) discovered in 1801. Is difference for them cheeks and sides neck grey, crown up to almost the nape, blue, bill yellowish, armpit reddish orange (only visible in flight), tail long and pointed, the rest of the body green.

The … Read the rest

99Plain Parakeet

Plain Parakeet


23 cm.. long and about 63 g. of weight.

The Plain Parakeet (Brotogeris tirica) has the forecrown, lores, crown and cheeks, pale green with yellowish tint. Sides of the neck and nape, green, duller than in the head.

The upperparts green, … Read the rest

100Canary-winged Parakeet

Perico aliamarillo


The Canary-winged Parakeet (Brotogeris versicolurus) measured between 24 and 25 height cm. Unique Parrot with patch yellow and white and tip blue on the wing , tail green, long and acute (noticeable in flight).

Of Green general coloration, with belly opaque, front and sides of the head grey.

no … Read the rest

101Alexandrine Parakeet

Alexandrine Parakeet


De entre 50–62 cm. in length and weighing between 198-258 grams.

The Alexandrine Parakeet (Psittacula eupatria) has the forecrown, lores and crown bright green, merging to lavender-blue on cheeks, ear-coverts and back of the crown; thin line … Read the rest

102Monk Parakeet

Monk Parakeet


28-31 cm. length and 120-140 weight g

The Monk Parakeet (Myiopsitta monachus) has the forecrown (up to the half of the crown), the lores and cheeks, pale ash gray; the rear of the crown and nape, grass-green, fading to green, slightly … Read the rest

103Cliff Parakeet

Cliff Parakeet


26-28 cm.. length and a weight between 120 and 140 g..

The Cliff Parakeet (Myiopsitta luchsi) It has a medium size and is mainly green; the front of the crown, lower face and the chest, They are whitish, making it in … Read the rest

104Plum-headed Parakeet

Plum-headed Parakeet


Between 33–37 cm. in length and weighing between 56-85 grams.

The Plum-headed Parakeet or Plum headed Parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) has the forecrown, lores, cheeks and ear-coverts bright red malva, fading to blue on lower cheeks, the crown and part … Read the rest

105Austral Parakeet

Austral Parakeet


28–36 cm. length.

The Austral Parakeet (Enicognathus ferrugineus), It is mostly green; the lores and forecrown rather dull brick-red; the front of the crown with yellow and green feathers in the center, and edges dark green olive … Read the rest

106Black-capped Parakeet

Morains Pyrrhura


25 cm. length and 70 g. weight.

The Black-capped Parakeet (Pyrrhura rupicola) has the lores, the forecrown and the Crown, blackish brown; cheeks, ear-coverts and supercilii area, of color olive beige; back of the neck brown with narrow pale edges.

Upperparts color … Read the rest

107Blossom-headed Parakeet

Blossom-headed Parakeet


Of 30 to 36 cm.. length between 85 and 90 g. of weight.

The Blossom-headed Parakeet (Psittacula roseata) has the forecrown, lores, cheeks and ear-coverts mauve-pink, fading to pale blue in the lower cheeks, the sides of … Read the rest

108Sulphur-winged Parakeet

Sulphur-winged Parakeet


23 cms. length and 84 g. of weight.

The Sulphur-winged Parakeet (Pyrrhura hoffmanni) It, mostly, green with some individual variations in plumage.

It has a distinctive tail long and round about ear-coverts crimson red. Yellow on … Read the rest

109Maroon-bellied Parakeet

Maroon-bellied Parakeet


24-28 cm.. length and 72-94 g. of weight.

The Maroon-bellied Parakeet (Pyrrhura frontalis) has a frontal band matte red close with a few more bright red feathers behind cere; lores blackish; feathery cheeks and crown, de color verde grisáceo con puntasRead the rest

110Slender-billed Parakeet

Slender-billed Parakeet


40 to 42 cms. length and 200 to 250 g. of weight.

The Slender-billed Parakeet (Enicognathus leptorhynchus) has the lores, forecrown and a narrow ring feathers around the eyes bright crimson red; cheeks and sides neck, green; feathers of the … Read the rest

111Long-tailed Parakeet

Long-tailed Parakeet


Of 40 to 48 cm.. length and 168 to 196 g. of weight.

The Long-tailed Parakeet (Psittacula longicauda) has the plumage, in general, green. The throat, the chest and the abdomen are greenish-yellow; and lores (the regions … Read the rest

112Red-eared Parakeet



25 cm.. height.

The Red-eared Parakeet (Pyrrhura hoematotis) It is distinguishable by the Brown of the forecrown with edges bluish to them feathers; cheeks green; crown and feathers of nape Green with tips more pale and yellowish. The upperparts green. Primary coverts y tal vez algunas plumas enRead the rest

113Rose-headed Parakeet

Perico macrodactylus


24-25 cm.. height.

The Rose-headed Parakeet (Pyrrhura rhodocephala) is a small parrot with the body almost all green and a long tail. The more notorious is the hood pink reddish and the patch red behind them eyes; cheeks until uppertail-coverts green. Coverts … Read the rest

114White-necked Parakeet

Pyrrhura albipectus


24 to 25,5 cm.. height.

The most notorious of the White-necked Parakeet (Pyrrhura albipectus) It is the yellowish-white or white that goes from the cheeks to chest.

Crown dark stripes pale gray on the back; frontal band reddish thin; cheeks escaladasRead the rest

115Deville's Parakeet

Deville's Parakeet


21-23 cm.. height.

The plumage of the Deville's Parakeet (Pyrrhura lucianii) is generally Green, darker in underparts, the crown is dark brown, the forecrown and face is brownish red in colour; cheeks brick red, faded of blue, ear-coverts color … Read the rest

116Carolina Parakeet †

Carolina Parakeet


32 to 34 cm. length and 280 g. of weight.

Male and female adults of Carolina Parakeet (Conuropsis carolinensis) They were identical in plumage, however males were slightly larger than females.

Most plumage It was green with underparts of … Read the rest

117Layard's Parakeet

Layard's Parakeet


29 cm., including its tail up 13 cm.. and 100 g. of weight.

The adult male of the Layard's Parakeet (Psittacula calthrapae) has the head and back bluish grey, separated by a neck green. There is a wide … Read the rest

118Derbyan Parakeet

Derbyan Parakeet


50 cm.. of length and a weight of 320 g..

The Derbyan Parakeet (Psittacula derbiana) has the crown and lower cheeks lavender-blue shading through pale iridescent blue on forecrown and pale green bright in the upper cheeks and … Read the rest

119Blaze-winged Parakeet

Blaze-winged Parakeet


It measures 25 to 28 cm. and 70 weight GR.

The Blaze-winged Parakeet (Pyrrhura devillei) has the forecrown with thin red line; crown and neck Brown; collar grey; cheeks green; bend of wing red

In flight notorious is the armpit red line … Read the rest

120El Oro Parakeet

Golden Parakeet 2


22 cm. of long and 73 g. of weight.

The El Oro Parakeet (Pyrrhura orcesi) is a bird relatively striking, with plumage mostly green. Has the forecrown red; feathers on the sides of the neck with the white base; Red patch from the shoulder until … Read the rest

121Emma's Parakeet

Emma's Parakeet


23 cm.. length.

The Emma's Parakeet (Pyrrhura emma) is a bird, in its most, green, with blue in the wings, reddish-brown in rump, on tail and in the back; Scaled plumage chest de color amarillento sobre un fondo deRead the rest

122Gray-headed Parakeet

Gray-headed Parakeet


Of 36 to 40 cm.. length and 120 g. of weight.

The Gray-headed Parakeet (Psittacula finschii) It is very similar to Slaty-headed Parakeet but smaller, with feathers tail longer, the head slightly … Read the rest

123Pfrimer's Parakeet

Pfrimer's Parakeet


22 to 23 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 80 g..

The Pfrimer's Parakeet (Pyrrhura pfrimeri) is a small psittacine of tail Long endemic Brazil very similar to Maroon-faced Parakeet (Pyrrhura leucotis), of which has recently been separated.

Su colorRead the rest

124Rose-ringed Parakeet

Rose-ringed Parakeet


Of 40 cm., length and a weight between 116 and 140 g..

The Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri) has the forecrown, fore crown, the cheeks and lores bright yellowish green; narrow dark line between the cere and the eye ring; the … Read the rest

125Malabar Parakeet

Malabar Parakeet


Of 36 to 38 cm.. length.

The Malabar Parakeet (Psittacula columboides) has the lores and upper cheeks of green grass, blue tinge on the edges and in the dark pearl gray crown, the lower cheeks, los lados y parteRead the rest

126Reunion Parakeet

Reunion Parakeet


42 cm.. length and a weight between 167 and 193 g..

The Reunion Parakeet (Psittacula eques) has the Lords and cheeks grass-green, deepening the emerald green upper cheeks, the forecrown and crown; amplias franjas en forma de bigote enRead the rest

127Green-cheeked Parakeet

Green-cheeked Parakeet


25 cm.. in length and 62-81 grams of weight.

The Green-cheeked Parakeet (Pyrrhura molinae) has a close frontal band and lores, you are reddish brown to blackish; crown, of color brown or brown grayish marked laterally in shades blue and green; zona trasera deRead the rest

128Nicobar Parakeet

Nicobar Parakeet


Between 55 and 61 cm.. of length and a weight of 224 g..

The Nicobar Parakeet (Psittacula caniceps) has the crown, upper cheeks and ear-coverts pale grey; stripe black in the region perioftalmica through the lores up to the forecrown; the cheeks … Read the rest

129Newton's Parakeet †

Newton's Parakeet


Of 40 centimeters length.

The male of the Newton's Parakeet (psittacula exaul) It was probably green, with red patches on wings, also manifested in a variation bluish; only two skins of this species, both blue hue; the plumage era en generalRead the rest

130Santa Marta Parakeet

Santa Marta Parakeet


25 cm.. height.

The Santa Marta Parakeet (Pyrrhura viridicata) It, in general, green, with a strip red feature in the half of the chest that continues until the shoulder and armpit. The scales of the chest is less evident; the flight feathers blue. Banda frontal angostaRead the rest

131Hellmayr's Parakeet

Hellmayr's Parakeet


22 cm.. length.

The Hellmayr's Parakeet (Pyrrhura amazonum) It is a mainly green parakeet; the area from crown to the nape is dark brown; the belly, the rump and tip tail, They are dark red; below, the tail It is also … Read the rest

132Seychelles Parakeet †

Seychelles Parakeet


The Parrot Seychelles (Psittacula wardi) It was a medium-sized parrot with a length of about 41 cm and a weight between 100 and 125 g..

It was green with large red beak with yellow tips, a red spot on the shoulders and a long tail. The male had … Read the rest

133Slaty-headed Parakeet

Slaty-headed Parakeet


Of 39 to 41 cm.. of length and a weight of 125 g..

The Slaty-headed Parakeet (Psittacula himalayana) has the forecrown, crown, lores and ear-coverts slaty-grey; chin and lower cheeks black, extending in the lateral narrow shaped collar black, for … Read the rest

134Fiery shouldered Parakeet

Fiery shouldered Parakeet


25 cm.. height.

The Fiery shouldered Parakeet (Pyrrhura egregia) has a close frontal band brown; crown, lores, rear area of the neck and upper cheeks, brownish; ear-coverts reddish brown; feathers on the sides of the neck básicamente verdes con banda subterminal de color amarillentoRead the rest

135Red-crowned Parakeet

Red-crowned Parakeet


22 cm.. in length and a weight ranging from 54 and 70 g..

The Red-crowned Parakeet (Pyrrhura roseifrons) has the head pinkish red. The neck and the area of ​​the upper chest They are dark with whitish scales. The bill is black. The tail and … Read the rest

136Maroon-faced Parakeet

Maroon-faced Parakeet


The Maroon-faced Parakeet (Pyrrhura leucotis) measured 21 centimeters length and 50-53 g. of weight, It is the smallest species long-tailed parakeets.

Their cheeks and forecrown, They are brown brown mostly, blue above eyes and about … Read the rest

137Black-headed Parrot

Black-headed Parrot


The Black-headed Parrot (Pionites melanocephalus) measures of 21 to 23 cm.. height.

Unmistakable by crown black, chest and belly white, latter with yellow sides (very visible on the fly). Breast bright yellow, nape orange acanelada, back and rump green. Tip pens … Read the rest

138Grey-breasted Parakeet

Grey-breasted Parakeet


23 cm.. length and 70 g. of weight.

The Grey-breasted Parakeet (Pyrrhura griseipectus) is a bird marked by a mask in reddish face, interrupted by a surrounding white coloration in the regions orbitals and ear-coverts.

The feathers of the neck to the upper region … Read the rest

139Brown-breasted Parakeet

Parrot pechiparda


22-23 cm.. height.

The Brown-breasted Parakeet (Pyrrhura calliptera) is easily recognized by the Wing mirror yellow in flight. In general it is green, with a red spot on the ear; chest brown reddish and sides of the neck Brown dark characteristic.

Shoulder mostly yellow up to half of the … Read the rest

140Red-breasted Parakeet

Red-breasted Parakeet


33 to 38 cm.. length between 133 and 168 g. of weight.

The Red-breasted Parakeet (Psittacula alexandri) is a bird with a form attractive, thin, and with a long and narrow tail. Its plumage is green, the overall tone of the head … Read the rest

141Painted Parakeet

Painted Parakeet


23 cm.. length and 54-70 g. of weight.

The Painted Parakeet (Pyrrhura picta) has a close frontal band, lores, upper cheeks and area around eyes, dull red.

lower cheeks matte red with blue points on some feathers; the front of the crown … Read the rest

142Pearly Parakeet

Pearly Parakeet


24 cm.. in length and 70 to 80 grams.

The Pearly Parakeet (Pyrrhura lepida) has the head dark blackish brown with mottled light on nape; ear-coverts creamy white; cheeks pale bluish green.

Upper mantle blue; robe bottomRead the rest

143Thick-billed Parrot

Thick-billed Parrot


38 cm.. of length and a weight of 300 g..

The Thick-billed Parrot (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha) has the forecrown, the lores and a large swath in the region supercilii, bright Scarlet Red; a small patch of feathers brown … Read the rest

144Maroon-fronted Parrot

Maroon-fronted Parrot


Between 40 and 45 cm.. length and 300 g. of weight.

The Maroon-fronted Parrot (Rhynchopsitta terrisi) It has a size slightly larger than the Thick-billed Parrot. Its bill is large, hooked and curved black. Of tail corta en comparación a otrosRead the rest

145Blue-throated Parakeet

Blue-throated Parakeet


30 cm.. length and 90 g. of weight.

The Blue-throated Parakeet (Pyrrhura cruentata) It is a very colorful bird; has the forecrown, crown and rear of the neck, dark brown with pale orange sides and with some feathers (especially in the part … Read the rest

146Crimson-bellied Parakeet

Crimson-bellied Parakeet


24-25 cm. of length and weight 85-94 g

The Crimson-bellied Parakeet (Pyrrhura perlata) has the lores and cheeks of color yellowish-olive with dye Brown; The forecrown, the crown and back neck Dark Slate with velvety probes, giving a mottled appearance, especially in … Read the rest

147Blue-winged Parrotlet

Aliazul budgerigar


12 to 13 cm.. height.

The Blue-winged Parrotlet (Forpus xanthopterygius) has the forecrown, the crown, back of the neck and ear-coverts, green; cheeks, eye area and lores, emerald green. Upperparts and wings, green, except the part inferior of the back, … Read the rest

148Spot-winged Parrotlet

Spot-winged Parrotlet


17 to 18 cm.. height.

The Spot-winged Parrotlet (Touit stictopterus) It has a green overall coloration, clearer to the abdomen, wings brownish with white spots; below the tail opaque olive is yellow with blue edge.

The female se diferencia del macho por las plumas de laRead the rest

149Scarlet-shouldered Parrotlet

Scarlet-shouldered Parrotlet


15 to 16 cm.. tall and 60 g. weight.

The Scarlet-shouldered Parrotlet (Touit huetii) is distinguishable flight, by the armpit and shoulders Scarlet Red, tip wings black, tail ends with deep red with black brim and yellow-green central part, forecrown black and … Read the rest

150Turquoise-winged Parrotlet

Turquoise-winged Parrotlet


12–13 cm. length and 28 g. of weight.

The male of the Turquoise-winged Parrotlet (Forpus spengeli) It has shades of blue at the bottom of the back, still it rump of a turquoise hue; turquoise / blue with purple on underwing-covertsRead the rest

151Amazonian Parrotlet

Amazonian Parrotlet

Very small size, 12 cm.. height.

The Amazonian Parrotlet (Nannopsittaca dachilleae) has pointed wings, something square tail. Distinguishable from this species is the forehead and Crown with blue dye, feet and pink Bill, area naked clear around the eye. Usually green body … Read the rest

152Blue-fronted Parrotlet

Blue-fronted Parrotlet


The height of the Blue-fronted Parrotlet (Touit dilectissimus) varies between the 15 and 18 cm.. Is distinguished by the red line that goes from the bill towards the back of the eye and below the eye ring white, and blue along the red line from the forecrown until … Read the rest

153Yellow-faced Parrotlet

Yellow-faced Parrotlet


14 cm.. height.

The Yellow-faced Parrotlet (Forpus xanthops) is plump appearance and a tail short ending in point. Distinguished by the crown, face, chest and belly yellow, with strong blue patch on the wing , in flight blue occupies almost half of wing . … Read the rest

154Red-fronted Parrotlet

Red-fronted Parrotlet


17,5 cm.. length.

The Red-fronted Parrotlet (Touit costaricensis) has the forecrown, anteriorly of crown, lores and stripe under the eyes, red; sides neck, cheeks and upperparts, green with the back of the crown and nape slightly … Read the rest

155Green-rumped Parrotlet

Green-rumped Parrotlet


13-14 cm.. height.

The Green-rumped Parrotlet (Forpus passerinus) is the psittacine smaller that can be found on the American continent. It is distinguished by being green, with a brighter green in the front, cheeks, lower part of the body and behind the neck; … Read the rest

156Spectacled Parrotlet

Spectacled Parrotlet


12,7 to 13,9 cm.. height.

The male of the Spectacled Parrotlet (Forpus conspicillatus) has a yellowish green forehead extending the cheeks and to the throat.

The underparts They are slightly off in colouration, with a bluish gray suffusion in … Read the rest

157Todd’s Parakeet (sub)


Perija Parakeet. Copyright ProAves Colombia.


21-23 cm.. height.

The Todd’s Parakeet (Pyrrhura picta caeruleiceps) green is generally the forecrown and areas around eyes, dark red.

In flight the dark red stain is very evident abdomen. Wings below greyish. The crownRead the rest

158Pacific Parrotlet

Pacific Parrotlet


12-13 cm.. height.

The Pacific Parrotlet (Forpus coelestis) It is a small bird, chubby with a tail short and finished in tip. Distinguishable in flight by the blue and Brown on the inside of the wings. It has blue behind the eye and in the middle of the wing in … Read the rest

159Dusky-billed Parrotlet

Dusky-billed Parrotlet


13 cm.. length and 28 g. of weight.

Chubby appearance, the Dusky-billed Parrotlet (Forpus modestus) has the forecrown, lores, cheeks and crown, emerald green, forming sometimes a visible mask; the sides and rear of the neck, the the mantle, the top of … Read the rest

160Tepui Parrotlet

parakeet-tailed goldenthroat


The Tepui Parrotlet (Nannopsittaca panychlora) measured between 14 and 15,7 cm.. height. Small size, with wings sharp and tail cut and wedge.

The head It is green with yellow tinge oliváceo; the eye area is yellow, extending … Read the rest

161Sinu Parakeet (sub)

Sinu Parrot

21 to 23 cm.. height.

The Sinu Parakeet (Pyrrhura subandina) It, in general, green, with the forecrown and areas around eyes dark red.

In flight It is very evident dark red stain abdomen, the wings below greyish. The cheeks they have a … Read the rest

162Brown-backed Parrotlet

Brown-backed Parrotlet


15 cm.. length.

The Brown-backed Parrotlet (Touit melanonotus) has the forecrown, the lower cheeks, the sides of neck, the crown and the rear of the neck, grass-green; lores and upper cheeks paler and more yellowish green; ear-coverts brown. Mantle, back and center … Read the rest

163Mexican Parrotlet

Mexican Parrotlet


13–14 cm. long and 30-37 grams.

The Mexican Parrotlet (Forpus cyanopygius) has lores, cheeks, forecrown and ear-coverts, brighter yellowish green.

The average area crown to the top of the back, green; lower back, rump and … Read the rest

164Sapphire-rumped Parrotlet

Sapphire-rumped Parrotlet


18 cm.. height

The Sapphire-rumped Parrotlet (Touit purpuratus) has the forecrown, crown, ear-coverts and sides neck, color marron-oliva; lores and cheeks green; rear area of the neck of color green pale with broadcasting brownish. Mantle and top of the back, green; scapulars and tertiary, … Read the rest

165Lilac-tailed Parrotlet

Lilac-tailed Parrotlet


The Lilac-tailed Parrotlet (Touit batavicus) has 14 cm.. height. Usually black in it upperparts (back and wings) and green in it lower. With the crown and nape yellowish-green with black border (What gives a suspiciously aspect). The forecrown, cheeks and chin Yellow Gold, … Read the rest

166Golden-tailed Parrotlet

Golden-tailed Parrotlet


16 cm.. length.

The Golden-tailed Parrotlet (Touit surdus) has a plumage mostly green; the forecrown, lores, supercilii area and cheeks, They are yellowed; crown, rear area of the neck, ear-coverts and sides neck, green with dark narrow margins, giving a scaly appearance.

Mantle and back, … Read the rest

167They denounce the massacre of 100.000 ducks a year in a granaja of foie gras in Teruel


The Organization for the rights of animals Animal equality has denounced the death of 100.000 ducks a year by the practices “irregular” during the process of production of foie gras, as the priming of the animals, Caracierzos farm, in Santa Eulalia de el Campo (Teruel), … Read the rest

168Gizmo screech OWL


Gizmo is an Eastern screech OWL, living with us in the center of reconditioning avian in Florida. Many people wonder if it is a baby, but he is an OWL in full maturity!
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169Yellow-collared Macaw

Yellow-collared Macaw


Of 37 to 45 cm. length and a weight between 240 and 250 g..

The Yellow-collared Macaw (Primolius auricollis) already it was described by American ornithologist John Cassin in 1853.

Similar to the Blue-headed Macaw, is distinguished by a characteristic … Read the rest

170Red-and-green Macaw

Red-and-green Macaw


Between 90 and 95 cm.. length and a weight between 1050 and 1708 g..

The Red-and-green Macaw (Ara chloropterus) they are the second largest family members of macaws behind the Hyacinth Macaw. They have forecrown, crown, both sides … Read the rest

171Great Green Macaw

Great Green Macaw


77 to 85 cm.. length and an average weight of 1300 g..

The Great Green Macaw (Ara ambiguus) has the forecrown and the former area of the lores dark red; crown bright green, bluish in the nape. The the mantle and … Read the rest

172Blue-and-yellow Macaw

Blue-and-yellow Macaw


Of 86 cm.. length and a weight between 995 and 1380 g..

The Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna) has the forecrown and both sides of the head to behind eyes bright green, faded to bright ultramarine blue in the crown … Read the rest

173Blue-throated Macaw

Blue-throated Macaw


Of 85 cm.. length and a weight between 600 and 1000 g..

The Blue-throated Macaw (Ara glaucogularis) they have a very vivid coloration. Very similar to the more common Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna), easily differentiated by wide turquoise blue stain that comes up to the … Read the rest

174Blue-headed Macaw

Blue-headed Macaw


Of 41 cm.. length and a weight which varies between 207 and 294 g..

The rare and beautiful Blue-headed Macaw (Primolius couloni), with its striking and vivid plumage Green and blue, Unfortunately, now hardly seen in nature.

As its common name suggests, … Read the rest

175Cuban Macaw †

Cuban Macaw

Description of Cuban Macaw:

The Cuban Macaw (Ara tricolor) ave a great era, He is having a length between 45 and 50 centimeters, the forecrown It was red and orange and yellow the nape.

Around the eyes He had white areas devoid of feathers. Face, abdomen, chest and the thighs they were … Read the rest

176Red-fronted Macaw

Red-fronted Macaw


Approximately 55 cm.. length and 525 g. weight.

The Red-fronted Macaw (Ara rubrogenys) they are the smallest of the large macaws.

They have forecrown, former Lords, crown and some ear-coverts bright orange red. Back of the crown, … Read the rest

177Indigo Macaw

Indigo Macaw


75 cm.. length and 940 g. of weight.

The Indigo Macaw (Anodorhynchus leari) It is a beautiful Blue Parrot with a long tail. Similar to the Hyacinth Macaw, but much smaller and chunky, with a large yellow spot in the … Read the rest

178Spix's Macaw

Spix's Macaw


55 to 57 cm.. length and 360 g. of weight.

The Spix's Macaw (Cyanopsitta spixii) has various shades of blue. The head is pale-blue, the wings and tail dark blue. The underside of wingsRead the rest

179Glaucous Macaw †

Glaucous Macaw


72 cm.. length.

The plumage general of the Glaucous Macaw (Anodorhynchus glaucus) It is light blue, almost turquoise top, with strong grayish hue in head and underparts.

Uppertail Blue-Green; undertail gray.

The bill It is dark blackish gray, the leaves … Read the rest

180Hyacinth Macaw

Hyacinth Macaw


90 to 100 cm.. of length and a weight of 1,5 to 1,7 kg.

The Hyacinth Macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus) is the largest parrot; has a distinctive coloration, mostly blue intense, with different colors. Wings and tail below black.

The basis of the bill … Read the rest

181Scarlet Macaw

Scarlet Macaw


Of 85 to 96 cm. length and a weight between 1.060 and 1.123 g..

The Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao) has a showy and colorful plumage, predominantly Scarlet red in the head, neck, back, throat, belly, sides and the thighs, as well as parts … Read the rest

182Blue-winged Macaw

Blue-winged Macaw

Maracanã Macaw description:

Of 43 cm.. of length and a weight of 265 g..

The Blue-winged Macaw (Primolius maracana) It is increasingly rare and exotic.

This small Macaw has the forecrown marked with a narrow band of black color that fades into blue in the area of … Read the rest

183Military Macaw

Military Macaw


70 to 85 cm.. length and a weight between 900 and 1100 g..

The Military Macaw (Ara militaris) has a dark green color. The head is a green slightly clearer and the crown blue. The back and the part … Read the rest

184Red-shouldered Macaw

Red-shouldered Macaw


30 cm.. length and a weight between 130 and 170 g..

The Red-shouldered Macaw (Diopsittaca nobilis) along with the other two subspecies belong to the Group of the small macaws often called dwarf macaws or mini macaws parrots.

They have forecrown, front of the crown and area … Read the rest

185Chestnut-fronted Macaw

Chestnut-fronted Macaw


46 cm.. length and a weight between 285 and 387 g..

The Chestnut-fronted Macaw (Ara severus) It is a medium-sized Parrot with a plumage predominantly Green.

The male and female are almost identical and juveniles are hardly different from adults.

In … Read the rest

186Red-bellied Macaw

Red-bellied Macaw


50 to 51 cm.. length and a weight between 292 and 390 g.

The Red-bellied Macaw (Orthopsittaca manilatus) is a medium-sized Macaw; has the forecrown and crown a bright blue, gradually faded to blue-green color in the area of the … Read the rest

187Black-winged Lovebird

Black-winged Lovebird


Of 16 cm in length and a weight between 49 and 66 g..

The Black-winged Lovebird (Agapornis taranta) has the forecrown, lores and feathers eye ring, red; rest of the head and nape green dyed brown. Mantle and scapulars green, rump … Read the rest

188Black-collared Lovebird

Black-collared Lovebird


13 cm. length and weight of 39 to 41 g.

The Black-collared Lovebird (Agapornis swindernianus) has the forecrown, the lores and crown emerald green. Narrow black band at the nape, behind yellow lined. Mantle and scapulars green; rump and uppertail-coverts of … Read the rest

189Yellow-collared Lovebird

Yellow-collared Lovebird


Between 13 and 15 cm.. length and a weight between 43 and 47 g., the Yellow-collared Lovebird (Agapornis personatus) They are surprisingly beautiful.

They have head, the throat and the top of the nape blackish brown, merging into yellow at the bottom of the … Read the rest

190Black-cheeked Lovebird

Black-cheeked Lovebird


Between 13-14 cm long and 40 g. of weight.

The Black-cheeked Lovebird (Agapornis nigrigenis) they have the forecrown, lores and ear-coverts blackish brown with dark brown discoloration on the crown, sides neck and nape, and forming a dark mask.

Mantle, scapulars, rump and coverts … Read the rest

191Red-headed Lovebird

Red-headed Lovebird


Between 13 and 15 cm in length and a weight between 29 and 50 g..

The Red-headed Lovebird (Agapornis pullarius) has the forecrown, the front of the crown and lores bright orange red; the back of the crown, nape, the mantle and scapulars of … Read the rest

192Fischer's Lovebird

Fischer's Lovebird


Of 12,7 to 15 cm in length and a weight between 42 and 58 g..

The Fischer's Lovebird (Agapornis fischeri) has a frontal band, the lores and cheeks bright red with an orange shaded in red chin and throat. Upper … Read the rest

193Rosy-faced Lovebird

Rosy-faced Lovebird


Between 15 and 18 cm in length and a weight between 43 and 63 g..

The Rosy-faced Lovebird (Agapornis roseicollis) has the upperparts green, except in the rump and uppertail-coverts they are bright blue. The tail is green, but the … Read the rest

194Lilian's Lovebird

Lilian's Lovebird


14 cm.. length and a weight between 28 and 37 g..

The colorful plumage small Lilian's Lovebird (Agapornis lilianae) may cause their extinction, as it faces the constant threat of capture for the cage bird trade.

They have forecrown, front of … Read the rest

195Gray-headed Lovebird

Gray-headed Lovebird


Between 13 and 15 cm in length and a weight between 25 and 31 g..

The Gray-headed Lovebird (Agapornis canus) has the head and the neck pale grey. Mantle and scapulars green; rump with a much brighter green than the rest of the parts … Read the rest

196New Zealand Kaka

Nestor meridionalis


45 cm.. length and an average weight of 550 g..

The New Zealand Kaka (Nestor meridionalis) they are some great parrots with a tail of medium length and a plumage predominantly Brown and Red.

The adult male has the crown whitish grey color and the neck with a look … Read the rest

197Norfolk Island Kaka

Norfolk Island Kaka


The Norfolk Island Kaka (Nestor productus) was their large with a bill, wings short and wide, and with legs and feet large.

He had 38 centimeters long. The top of his head era gris pardusca, while its face variaba de amarilloRead the rest




Males can reach up to 60 cm. and weigh between 3 and 4 kg.

The Kakapo (Strigops habroptila) It is a robust and stocky bird with wings short in relation to the rest of the body.

Adults, on upperpartsr, are MOSS Green, pulling a beige. … Read the rest



Kea description

48 cm.. length and an average weight of 922 g.

The head of the Kea (Nestor notabilis) is olive brown color; narrow feathers of the crown with a few finely marbled black stripes; ear-coverts and lores more uniform dark brown; feathers of the … Read the rest

200Yellow-bibbed Lory

Yellow-bibbed Lory


28 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 200 g..

The Yellow-bibbed Lory (Lorius chlorocercus) is the only member of the genus Lorius It found in the Solomon Islands Orientales. In flight it has a robust construction, with a distinctive tail short.

It has a hood negra queRead the rest

201Ornate Lory

Ornate Lory


Of 25 cm.. length and 100 to 120 gr. weight.

The general plumage of the Ornate Lory (Trichoglossus ornatus) is green. The front, the head and feathers that cover the ears are blue. Tiene una pequeña raya roja que va desde laRead the rest

202Black-winged Lory

Eos cyanogenia


30 cm.. height and an approximate weight of 120 gr.

The Black-winged Lory (Eos cyanogenia) has a plumage predominantly red.

Adults have a blue patch surrounding the eyes, cover the tops of the ear and reaches the back of the neck.

Feathers covering the shoulder blade (scapular), the … Read the rest

203Musk Lorikeet

Musk Lorikeet


20 to 23 cm.. length and a weight between 52 and 56 g..

The general plumage of the Musk Lorikeet (Glossopsitta concinna) is green.

The part forward of the crown, lores and coverts headphones are of color Scarlet. Top of the head and cheeks, green … Read the rest

204Rainbow Lorikeet

Description Rainbow Lorikeet:

Of 25-30 cm. length; 70-169 grams and a wingspan of 46 cm..

The plumage of the Rainbow Lorikeet (Trichoglossus moluccanus) is very bright. The head is deep blue with a neck greenish-yellow and the rest of the upperpartsRead the rest

205Coconut Lorikeet (deplanchii)

Coconut Lorikeet (deplanchii)

Description (1)

26 cm.. of length and a weight of 140 gr.

The Coconut Lorikeet (deplanchii) (T. haematodus deplanchii) is a variation of the nominal (Trichoglossus Haematodus)

Similar to the nominal Haematodus, but slightly paler plumage. The head has a bright blue. Color naranja rojizo enRead the rest

206Coconut Lorikeet (massena)

Coconut Lorikeet (massena)

Description (1)

25 cm.. length.

The Coconut Lorikeet (massena) (Trichoglossus haematodus massena) is a variation of the nominal (Trichoglossus Haematodus).

The plumage is similar to the of the Ornate Lory except that it is usually paler. The head is blue, terminando en la nucaRead the rest

207Red-chinned Lory

Red-chinned Lory


17 to 20 cm.. length between 33 and 40 g. of weight.

The Red-chinned Lory (Charmosyna rubrigularis) has the head green; ear-coverts of bright emerald green with stripes of pale green and showing even more pale in the crown; chin, top of the … Read the rest

208Plum-faced Lorikeet

Plum-faced Lorikeet


15 cm.. length between 16 and 23 g. of weight.

The hood of the Plum-faced Lorikeet (Oreopsittacus arfaki), from the top of bill up to the crown rear, is Scarlet Red ; chin and Double Chin color plum (with bluish Sheen), roto porRead the rest

209Cardinal Lory

Chalcopsitta cardinalis


31 cm.. height and weight of 175 to 215 gr.

The Cardinal Lory (Pseudeos cardinalis) It has a characteristic shape due to its relatively long tail.

Among adults, There is no sexual dimorphism, the plumage is completely brilliant red, but the upperparts and wings … Read the rest

210Little Lorikeet

Little Lorikeet


16 to 19 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 40 g.. The Little Lorikeet (Parvipsitta petty) is the smallest of the Parrots Australian.

The body is bright green, the area of the nose, the forecrown, the neck, part of the forecrown and … Read the rest

211Yellow-streaked Lory

Chalcopsitta scintillata


Measured between 30 to 31 cm.. and a weight between 180 and 245 gr.

The adults of the species Yellow-streaked Lory (Chalcopsitta scintillata) have plumage dark green, pale green veins in head and the abdomen, and bright yellow bands in the chest and in the the mantle.

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212Purple-crowned Lorikeet

Lori Coronipurpura


The Purple-crowned Lorikeet (Parvipsitta porphyrocephala) has a length of 16 cm.. and a weight between 40 and 50 g..

The part forward of the crown is orange, merging is in red in the lores. Above and in front of the eyes, orange-yellow. Crown Color Purple dark, … Read the rest

213Red-collared Lorikee

Red-collared Lorikee

Description Red-collared Lorikeet:

26 cm. long and 103-140 grams.

The Red-collared Lorikee (Trichoglossus rubritorquis) they have the head violet / blue with purple / blue streaks on face; throat and sides of the nape blackish; neck orange / red; chest yellow / orange without sweeping; abdomen dark green; the thighs green / yellow until coverts … Read the rest

214Purple-naped Lory

Purple-naped Lory


The Purple-naped Lory (Lorius domicella) has a length of 28 cm.. and an approximate weight of 235 g..

The forecrown, crown and nape black, with variable stains purple in the part back from the top. The cheeks, lores and ear-coverts red. Parts … Read the rest

215Shawl-collared Lorikeet

Shawl-collared Lorikeet

Description (1)

26 cm.. length and a weight between 132 and 150 gr.

The Shawl-collared Lorikeet (Trichoglossus rosenbergii) is very similar to the Trichoglossus haematodus, but with a stronger blue in the head.

The edges of the breast feathers they are much wider, … Read the rest

216Blue-fronted Lorikeet

Blue-fronted Lorikeet


16 cm.. length.

The forecrown of the Blue-fronted Lorikeet (Charmosyna toxopei) is bright green, the front of the crown, above the eyes is bright blue; rest of the head green. Upperparts green, bright in the rump. Wings green feathers … Read the rest

217Coconut Lorikeet

Coconut Lorikeet


26 cm.. of length and weight 100-157 g.

The Coconut Lorikeet (Trichoglossus haematodus) are colourful birds that find us almost all the colours of the Rainbow in their plumage.

Have the front of the crown, face and throat Dark bluish mauve, con rayas violetas en elRead the rest

218Flores Lorikeet

Flores Lorikeet

Description Lori Flores:

25 cm. length and 100-150 g. of weight.

The Flores Lorikeet (Trichoglossus weberi) is generally Green; light green / blue stripes on the forecrown and lores, the rest of the head with brighter green stripes; underwing-coverts yellow / green. The chest … Read the rest

219Goldie's Lorikeet

Goldie's Lorikeet


19 cm.. long and weighing between 45 and 60 g..

The Goldie's Lorikeet (Psitteuteles goldiei) has the top red. Its neck is surrounded by a strip blue opaque that it extends to the edge of the eye.

The mumps and their cheeks son rosadas con múltiples vetas deRead the rest

220Josephine's Lorikeet

Josephine's Lorikeet


24 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 68 g..

The head of the Josephine's Lorikeet (Charmosyna josefinae) It is red with a visible black patch extending from the back of the crown to the nape and in a line … Read the rest

221Red-and-blue Lory

Eos histrio


31 cm.. length and a weight between 150 and 185 gr.

The two main colors of the Red-and-blue Lory (Eos histrio) they are the red and blue.

A wide line blue-purple is extends from them eyes through the ears and sides … Read the rest

222Blue streaked Lory

Eos reticulata


Approximately 30 cm.. length and a weight between 140 and 170 gr.

Like all species of the genus Eos, the Blue streaked Lory (Eos reticulata), shows a beautiful plumage mainly red. In adults, a great band blue-violet crosses the region of the eye … Read the rest

223Duchess Lorikeet

Duchess Lorikeet


20 cm.. length and a weight between 40 60 g..

The head of the Duchess Lorikeet (Charmosyna margarethae), is red except for the back of the crown that is black and extends from the top of the eye … Read the rest

224Meek's Lorikeet

Meek's Lorikeet


Of 16 cm.. length and a weight between 23 and 32 g..

The head of the Meek's Lorikeet (Charmosyna meeki) is bright green, more yellowish in the Chin and throat, darker Crown and scratching at ears shelters; patch from … Read the rest

225Mindanao Lorikeet

Mindanao Lorikeet


20 cm.. length and a weight between 48 and 62 gr.

The plumage of the Mindanao Lorikeet (Trichoglossus johnstoniae) is usually Green. The facial area It is red with a tendency to pink. The band that goes from the eye until the part back from the neck … Read the rest

226Pohnpei Lorikeet

Lori of Ponape


24 cm.. length and a weight between 70 and 85 gr.

The Pohnpei Lorikeet (Trichoglossus rubiginosus) is unmistakable.

The head and back, dark brown, darker in the head. Scapulars and blankets, are of color Bordeaux dark. The flight feather son negruzcas en las redesRead the rest

227Kuhl's Lorikeet

Kuhl's Lorikeet


18 cm.. long and an approximate weight of 55 g..

Males and females of the Kuhl's Lorikeet (Vini kuhlii) they are identical in appearance. Adults have the cheeks, the chest and the part forward of the belly bright red.

The upperparts body has … Read the rest

228Blue-crowned Lorikeet

Blue-crowned Lorikeet


19 cm.. of length and a weight of 40 to 55 g..

The Blue-crowned Lorikeet (Vini australis) has a plumage in their great majority color green. The upper part of the head is dark blue with light blue streaks. The region of windows … Read the rest

229Blue-eared Lory

Eos semilarvata


Is the more small of the gender Eos, with only 24 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 170 gr.

The plumage of the Blue-eared Lory x(Psittacus erithacus) is bright red.

The upperparts of the cheeks and ear-coverts forming a blue band … Read the rest

230Stephen's Lorikeet

Stephen's Lorikeet


19 cm.. length and a weight between 42 and 55 g..

The plumage of the Stephen's Lorikeet (Vini stepheni), in general is green.

The upper part of the head is light green. The region of the windows of the nose, the cheeks, the ear-coverts, … Read the rest

231New Caledonian Lorikeet

New Caledonian Lorikeet


18 to 19 cm.. length.

The females of the New Caledonian Lorikeet (Charmosyna diadema) are green in general, with the crown Violet Blue intense and the thighs Blue dark, a face Beige and it bottom side and anal region red. The tail es verde porRead the rest

232Marigold Lorikeet

Marigold Lorikeet

Description Marigold Lorikeet:

26 cm.. length and a weight between 100-157 g..

The Marigold Lorikeet (Trichoglossus capistratus) has the forecrown, the cheeks and chin, dark blue; and the rest of the head It is green with a broadband yellow-green in nape (back … Read the rest

233Violet-necked Lory

Eos squamata


27 cm.. height and an approximate weight of 110 gr.

Along with the Red Lory (Eos Bornea) the Violet-necked Lory (Eos squamata) lori is the only genus Eos it does not have blue marks on the ear-coverts.

Its plumage It has a scarlet general appearance. … Read the rest

234Scaly breasted Lorikeet

Scaly breasted Lorikeet


23 cm.. length and a weight between 75 and 95 gr.

The plumage of the Scaly breasted Lorikeet (Trichoglossus chlorolepidotus) is usually green.

The part back from your neck, the throat and the chest has several brands of yellow.
Under its tail, the the thighs and the sides of the body are … Read the rest

235Striated Lorikeet

Striated Lorikeet


They weigh around 40 to 50 g. and length of 18 cm..

The plumage of the Striated Lorikeet (Charmosyna multistriata) It is predominantly green with yellow stripes on the belly and in the chest.

The throat, the forecrown and sides of the head They are slightly more yellow. The neck … Read the rest

236Red-flanked Lorikeet

Red-flanked Lorikeet


15 to 18 cms. length and 38 to 48 g. of weight.

The Red-flanked Lorikeet (Charmosyna placentis) has the forecrown and yellowish-green crown; nape green; chin, throat and lores red; ear-coverts dark blue striped strongly light blue. Top green … Read the rest

237Red-fronted Lorikeet

Red-fronted Lorikeet


17 cm.. length and a weight between 30 and 35 g..

The front of the crown of the Red-fronted Lorikeet (Charmosyna rubronotata) is red; rest of the crown green; chin, the throat and headphones coverts, yellowish green with a prominent patch color … Read the rest

238Chattering Lory

Chattering Lory


30 cm.. length and a weight between 180 and 250 g..

The Chattering Lory (Lorius garrulus) has the head, the nape and the the mantle top of color Scarlet bright. Great stain yellow in the center of the the mantle rodeado por encima y por debajo de una ligera difusiónRead the rest

239Red-throated Lorikeet

Red-throated Lorikeet


18 cm.. length.

The head of the Red-throated Lorikeet (Charmosyna amabilis) is green with lores and chin red. Upperparts green. Wings internal and ends with green feathers flight feather color black. Throat red, bordered below by a narrow yellow collar; rest … Read the rest

240Olive headed Lorikeet

Olive headed Lorikeet


Its length is about 25 cm. and weigh between 80 and 85 gr.

The Olive headed Lorikeet (Trichoglossus euteles) show, in general, a green shade.
The head color is olive with waves pale mustard and yellow stripes over the entire surface of the top.
The neck and … Read the rest

241Iris Lorikeet

Iris Lorikeet


20 cm.. length and a weight between 65 and 75 gr.

The Iris Lorikeet (Psitteuteles iris) It has three subspecies recognized including the nominal, the extension and the gradation of red and purple coloration in the head varies between the three subspecies:

Psitteuteles iris iris

The Iris Lorikeet (Psitteuteles iris) … Read the rest

242Fairy Lorikeet

Fairy Lorikeet


18 cm.. length and a weight between 24 and 34 g..

The head of the Fairy Lorikeet (Charmosyna pulchella) is dark red with the back of the crown Black extending from above and behind the eyes up to the nape. Mantle … Read the rest

243Blue Lorikeet



The Blue Lorikeet (Vini peruviana) has an approximate length of 18 cm.. and a weight ranging between 31 and 34 g..

Dark blue bright in the crown with paler veins; The feathers of the back of the crown, elongated as in other members of the genus; Lords … Read the rest

244Orange-billed Lorikeet

Orange-billed Lorikeet


18 cm.. length and a weight between 28 and 40 g..

The head of the Orange-billed Lorikeet (Neopsittacus pullicauda) is green, the nape lightly brown tinged with yellow stripes; ear-coverts dark green, showing some streaks of greenish-yellow; chin color … Read the rest

245Yellow-billed Lorikeet

Yellow-billed Lorikeet


23 cm.. length and a weight between 43 and 55 g..

The head of the Yellow-billed Lorikeet (Neopsittacus musschenbroekii) is green, strongly impregnated with olive brown, veined in ear-coverts and showing a shaft of yellow stripes on the crown; darker line in … Read the rest

246Black Lory

Chalcopsitta atra


32 cm.. height and a weight between 230 and 260 gr.

The Black Lory (Chalcopsitta atra) It is the least colorful member of an otherwise very colorful genre. It´s, in poultry, therefore, the least popular. This is regrettable because it is equally as interesting as the … Read the rest

247White-naped Lory

White-naped Lory


The White-naped Lory (Lorius albidinucha) has a length of 26 cm.. and a weight between 152 and 164 g..

Similar to the Purple-bellied Lory with which sympatry between 500 and 750 meters in the South of New Ireland.

The White-naped Lory has a … Read the rest

248Palm Lorikeet

Palm Lorikeet


17 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 35 g..

The head of the Palm Lorikeet (Charmosyna palmarum) is bright green, showing some red markings around the base of the bill, lores and the chin. The upperparts son de color verde brillante con un ligera lavado marrónRead the rest

249Brown Lory

Chalcopsitta duivenbodei


31 cm.. length and a weight between 200 and 230 gr.

The bottom of the wings of the Brown Lory (Chalcopsitta duivenbodei) are bright yellow narcissus.

Two other features of their plumage that calls powerfully the attention are, seen head-on , the yellow that completely surrounds the … Read the rest

250Scarlet-breasted Lorikeet

Scarlet-breasted Lorikeet


25 to 30 centimeters length and 100-157 g. of weight.

The distinctive and colorful Scarlet-breasted Lorikeet (Trichoglossus forsteni) has the head dark blue, neck pale green, chest smooth red, and belly dark blue. The remaining plumage It is a bright pale green, and the bill typically, … Read the rest

251Pygmy Lorikeet

Pygmy Lorikeet


The Pygmy Lorikeet (Charmosyna wilhelminae) has an approximate length of 13 cm.. and a weight of 20 g..

The head is green; the forecrown brighter yellowish green; crown of color purple dark, con difusión azul en las puntas y color turquesa brillante en las plumasRead the rest

252Papuan Lorikeet

Papuan Lorikeet


25 cm.. length and a weight between 90 and 115 g..

The head of the Papuan Lorikeet (Charmosyna papou) It is red with a black patch on the back of the crown and a crescent-shaped mark on the nape; patch in the crown … Read the rest

253Red Lory

Eos bornea


31 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 170 gr.

The head and the neck of the Red Lory (Eos bornea) are entirely of a deep red color.

In the adult the primary feathers are black with a large red mirror. The feathers tertiary and … Read the rest

254Collared Lory

Collared Lory


The Collared Lory (Phigys solitarius) has an approximate length of 20 cm.. and a weight ranging between 75 and 85 g..

The upper zone of the crown is dark purple, In contrast with the ear-coverts, cheeks and throat that have a bright color red Scarlet; … Read the rest

255Dusky Lory

Pseudeos fuscata


23-28 cm.. height and a weight between 140 and 190 gr.

The plumage of the Dusky Lory (Pseudeos fuscata) It is difficult to describe since there are many variations between the two other copies. Some are of a very dark brown color, casi negro y otros presentan unRead the rest

256Black-capped Lory

Black-capped Lory


The Black-capped Lory (Lorius lory) has an approximate length of 31 cm.. and a weight between 200 and 260 g..

Black hood extends above the peak to the nape of the neck, where a few blue spots appear; rest of the head is red … Read the rest

257Ultramarine Lorikeet

Ultramarine Lorikeet


The Ultramarine Lorikeet (Vini ultramarina) has a length of 18 cm.. and an approximate weight of 35 g..

Front bright navy blue iridescent; crown and nape Mallow dark blue with streaks of light blue; lores and spots on ear-coverts, white (bases of ear-coverts, … Read the rest

258Purple-bellied Lory


The Purple-bellied Lory (Lorius hypoinochrous) has an approximate length of 26 cm.. with a weight ranging between 200 and 240 g..

Hood of color black with glitter purple blue that is extends to the part back from the nape; rest of head red. Upperparts completamente rojasRead the rest

259Yellow-and-green Lorikeet

Yellow-and-green Lorikeet


20 cm.. length and a weight between 80 and 95 gr.

Very similar to the Scaly breasted Lorikeet by appearance scaly on underparts, but differs from it by color low wing and brands that adorn their head.

The … Read the rest

260Varied Lorikeet

Varied Lorikeet


19 cm.. length and a weight between 50 and 60 gr.

The Varied Lorikeet (Psitteuteles versicolor) has the forecrown and beginning of skull red-scarlet; the mumps and cheeks They are bright yellow-green with a slight bluish green stripe; … Read the rest

261Moluccan Hanging-Parrot

Moluccan Hanging-Parrot


11 cm.. length between 25 and 38 g. of weight.

The Moluccan Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus amabilis)(Loriculus amabilis) has the head of color green with the front of the crown red. The the mantle slightly tinted Orange; rump and uppertail-coverts dark red. Este último seRead the rest

262Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot

Hanging Coroniazul


Of 13 cm.. length and 28 g. of weight.

The head of the Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot (Loriculus galgulus) is bright green with a patch dark blue in the center of the back of the crown. Upperparts Greens with patch orange-brown … Read the rest

263Camiguin Hanging-parrot

Loriculo the Camiguin


14 cm.. length.

The Camiguin Hanging-parrot (Loriculus camiguinensis) has the plumage the majority of green, with the throat, front side of the face and the thighs light blue; the forecrown, the pileus, the obispillo and the top of the tail red, While … Read the rest

264Ceylon Hanging-Parrot

Ceylon hanging


13 cm.. length.

The Ceylon Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus beryllinus) has the crown red, merging into orange-yellow in the area of the nape; eyebrows, lores and the area in front of the eyes light green (lightly bathed in pale blue); sides of the front … Read the rest

265Sulawesi Hanging-Parrot

Sulawesi Hanging-Parrot


15 cm.. length between 28 and 35 g. of weight.

The head of the Sulawesi Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus stigmatus) is bright green, with the Crown of bright red ending in a clear line through the back of the Crown to … Read the rest

266Wallace's Hanging-Parrot



11 to 12 cm.. length.

The head of the Wallace's Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus flosculus) is green. Upperparts green with faint orange on the back of the neck; rump and uppertail-coverts red.

Wings green above. Chin red; rest of the underpartsRead the rest

267Yellow-throated Hanging-Parrot

Yellow-throated Hanging-Parrot


12 cm.. length between 25 and 30 g. of weight.

The head of the Yellow-throated Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus pusillus) is bright green.

Upperparts green with yellow orange washing pale in the mantle; rump and uppertail-coverts, bright red. Wings … Read the rest

268Sangihe Hanging-Parrot



12 to 13,5 cm.. length.

The Sangihe Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus catamene) has the head Green with the front of the crown and the bib red. Upperparts Green with light wash of color orange in the the mantle; rump and long coberteras de laRead the rest

269Green-fronted Hanging Parrot



Measured around 10 cm.. length and approximately 12 g. of weight.

The head of the Green-fronted Hanging Parrot (Loriculus tener)(Loriculus tener) is green. Upperparts Green except for the rump and upper coverts of the tail that are yellowish-green. … Read the rest

270Sula Hanging-Parrot

Hanging of the Sula


14 cm.. length.

The plumage of the Sula Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus sclateri) is mostly green.

The chin and throat They are red. There are orange-yellow markings on the mantle and in the back. The coverts, rump and tail superior son de colorRead the rest

271Red-billed Hanging-Parrot

Red-billed Hanging-Parrot


10 to 11 cm.. length.

The head of the Red-billed Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus exilis) is green, brighter around the base of the bill and bathed in color green blue in it chin, the throat, the cheeks and the part front of it crown.

The underparts is of … Read the rest


Loriculo Filipino


14 cm.. length and a weight between 31 and 40 g..

The head of the Colasisi (Loriculus philippensis) is bright green with a patch of narrow Scarlet color on the front of the Crown, bordered orange-red color on the back edge; chin … Read the rest

273Orange-fronted Hanging-Parrot



It measures each 11 cm.. length and a weight between 13 and 16 g..

The head of the Orange-fronted Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus aurantiifrons) is green, with the front of the crown yellow (sharp demarcation of the green in the crown rear). Upperparts green, with rump … Read the rest

274Vernal Hanging-Parrot

Vernal hanging


Solo 14 cm.. length and 28 g. of weight.

The head of the Vernal Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus vernalis) is bright green, lighter and more yellowish in the chin. Rest of the upper region green, with the bottom of the back, rump and coverts … Read the rest

275Black-billed Hanging Parrot (2)



14 cm.. length.

The Black-billed Hanging Parrot (2) is a subspecies of the Colasisi (Loriculus philippensis) being the only member of the genus, in the Sulu archipelago. The combination of the Red Crown on front, megring to golden orange … Read the rest

276Blue-collared Parrot

Blue-collared Parrot


23-25 cm.. length and around 161 g. of weight.

The Blue-collared Parrot (Geoffroyus simplex), they have the head green, more pale and more yellowish in the chin and lower cheeks, with a collar weak but clearly identified blue across the top of the … Read the rest

277Large-billed Parrotlet

Large-billed Parrotlet


12 to 13 cm.. height.

The Large-billed Parrotlet (Forpus crassirostris) has the crown, back of the neck and ear-coverts, green; the forecrown, cheeks, eye area and lores, emerald green.

Upperparts and wings, green, except the bottom of … Read the rest

278Black-winged Parrot

Parrot Alinegro

24 cm. height.

The Black-winged Parrot (Hapalopsittaca melanotis) is distinguishable by the head almost all greyish blue, with blue-billed, ochre around the eye and back of the same black spot defined. Wings with large black patch and blue purple ends; the tip of the … Read the rest

279Rusty-faced Parrot

Rusty-faced Parrot


23 cm.. height and a weight between 97 and 115g.

The Rusty-faced Parrot or Parrot mountain (Hapalopsittaca amazonina) It is distinguishable by the dirty red of his face and crown. Its bill is pale with to the base of the lower mandible and the chin of color red orange. … Read the rest

280Saffron-headed Parrot

Saffron-headed Parrot


22,8 to 25,4 cm.. height.

The Saffron-headed Parrot (Pyrilia pyrilia) is characterized by the lores naked; head, rear and both sides of the neck, bright yellow. Upperparts green. The spots of the upperwing-coverts son de color amarillo brillante con algunas plumas rojasRead the rest

281Brown-headed Parrot

Brown-headed Parrot


Of 22 cm.. length and a weight between 120 and 156 g..

The Brown-headed Parrot (Poicephalus cryptoxanthus) has the head, including the nape, the chin and throat brown; ear-coverts paler. Mantle brown, but more to the tail; scapulars Brown with … Read the rest

282Caica Parrot

Caica Parrot


23 cm.. height.

The head of the Caica Parrot (Pyrilia caica) totally black is it more distinguishable from this species, together with a collar Golden cafesoso that extends up to the chest.

The rest of the body usually Green, more clear in the belly y la parte interna deRead the rest

283Bald Parrot

Bald Parrot


23 cm.. length.

The Bald Parrot (Pyrilia aurantiocephala) has the mandible and the upper maxilla, black with a large orange dot in the base; head naked orange chrome; lores, forecrown, pileum, nape, face and chin no true feathers; coverts Only black bristles and … Read the rest

284Yellow-fronted Parrot

Yellow-fronted Parrot


28 cm.. length and a weight between 140 and 205 g..

The Yellow-fronted Parrot (Poicephalus flavifrons) has the forecrown, crown, lores, the cheeks and ear-coverts bright yellow, often with an orange colour wash; small area with yellow feathers around the cheek, … Read the rest

285Orange-cheeked Parrot

Orange-cheeked Parrot


The Orange-cheeked Parrot (Pyrilia barrabandi) measured, approximately, 25 cm., has the head and throat black, except for the bright colored area amarillento-naranja that goes from the base of the bill up to the lower cheek well behind the eyes.

Upperparts green, lesser coverts, … Read the rest

286Red-checked Parrot

Red-checked Parrot


21 to 27 cm. length and a weight between 130 and 180 g..

The face of the Red-checked Parrot (Geoffroyus geoffroyi) is of color rojo-rosaceo up to just above the eyes, more pink in the ear-coverts; front of the crown of color rojo-rosaceo. Of the … Read the rest

287Rose-faced Parrot

Rose-faced Parrot


23 to 26 cm.. height.

The Rose-faced Parrot (Pyrilia pulchra) be distinguished easily by your face and both sides of the neck purple red with black margin; crown and throat grayish coffee. General green olive in the back and beige in the belly. Wings with … Read the rest

288Short tailed Parrot

Graydidascalus brachyurus


23 to 24 cm.. height and between 188 and 233 g. weight.

The short tail Short tailed Parrot (Graydidascalus brachyurus) It is the most distinctive, although it is also known the eyes red orange.

General Green, somewhat yellowish on wing and the belly; al vuelo seRead the rest

289Large Fig Parrot

Large Fig Parrot


18 cm.. length and a weight between 108 and 126 g..

The Large Fig Parrot (Psittaculirostris desmarestii) is a small Parrot, Chunky, of head large, with one tail short of tip, can only be confused with the Double-eyed Fig-Parrot.

The Large Fig Parrot has the … Read the rest

290Edwards' Fig-Parrot

Edwards' Fig-Parrot


18 cm.. length and weight around 105 g..

The Edwards' Fig-Parrot (Psittaculirostris edwardsii) you have the front and a bright yellowish-green Crown, with a green stripe on the back; neck greyish-Brown band above … Read the rest

291Indigo-winged Parrot



23-24 cm.. height.

In 2002 It was the rediscovery of the the Indigo-winged Parrot (Hapalopsittaca fuertesi), an enigmatic parrot that it had lost in the world during more than 90 years and continues being one of the birds more rare of the Earth. It has a plumage … Read the rest

292Meyer's Parrot

Meyer's Parrot


21 cm. and a weight of 100-130 g..

The Meyer's Parrot (Poicephalus meyeri) has the forecrown, lores, cheeks, ear-coverts and ash Brown nape; crown bright yellow. The mantle feathers brown ash with edges of blue or greenish blue tint in some … Read the rest

293Orange-breasted Fig-Parrot

Orange-breasted Fig-Parrot


11 to 13 cm.. length and a weight between 27 and 34 g..

The forecrown of the Orange-breasted Fig-Parrot (Cyclopsitta gulielmitertii), back of the crown and area behind the eyes are a deep blue; pale yellow the lores, throat y ambos ladosRead the rest

294Rueppell's Parrot

Rueppell's Parrot


22 cm.. length and a weight between 105 and 132 g..

The Rueppell's Parrot (Poicephalus rueppellii) has the head, generally, dark brown, clearer in the sides of the face with ear-coverts Silver. Nape, the mantle and scapulars brown with silver tips … Read the rest

295Salvadori's Fig-Parrot

Salvadori's Fig-Parrot


19 cm.. length and a weight of environment to the 118 g..

The forecrown and crown of the Salvadori's Fig-Parrot (Psittaculirostris salvadorii) is bright green with a little blue diffusion; cheeks and ear-coverts elongated yellow gold; area behind the … Read the rest

296Double-eyed Fig-Parrot

Double-eyed Fig-Parrot


13 to 16 cm.. length and a weight between 25 and 56 g..

The Double-eyed Fig-Parrot (Cyclopsitta Diophthalma) half of the crown, lores, cheeks and headphones feathers bright Scarlet color with some slightly elongated feathers; bright turquoise brand above and in front of … Read the rest

297Blue-rumped Parrot

Blue-rumped Parrot


Of 18 cm.. of length and a weight of 85 g..

The Blue-rumped Parrot (Psittinus cyanurus) is a small Parrot, robust and with a tail very short.

Since the crown up to the nape is a bluish grey, brilliant in the part … Read the rest

298Red-faced Parrot

Hapalopsittaca pyrrhops


23 cm.. height.

The Red-faced Parrot (Hapalopsittaca pyrrhops) It is distinguishable by the intense red in face and pink magenta in shoulder.

Of bill Of course, yellow feathers on the sides of the neck, crown Green with more bluish back.
Dorsally, wing with blue stain and end blackish; tail con bordeRead the rest

299Brown-hooded Parrot

Brown-hooded Parrot


21 cm.. height and weight around 165 g.

It more distinguishable from the Brown-hooded Parrot (Pyrilia haematotis) is your head, with forecrown White and the eye ring naked white also; ear with red feathers or oranges, crown grayish coffee, chest and nape Green yellowish.

The rest of the bodyRead the rest

300Red-fronted Parrot

Red-fronted Parrot


28 cm. length and an average weight of 220 g..

The Red-fronted Parrot (Poicephalus gulielmi)has the forecrown and crown bright red; the lores and chin blackish; cheeks, back of the crown and nape dark green with scattered feathers than … Read the rest




15 cm.. length between 62 and 77 g. of weight.

The head of the Guaiabero (Lunulatus lunulatus), is mainly green, strongly impregnated of color blue light around them eyes, in the lores, the chin and (vaguely) on throat. Mantle ligeramente de unRead the rest

302Singing Parrot

Parrot Heteroclito


25 cm.. length and a weight between 160 and 195 g..

The Singing Parrot (Geoffroyus heteroclitus) they have the head bright pale yellow.

A band Large blue-gray adorns the back of neck and gradually it fades in green on the the mantle. The … Read the rest

303Yellowish-breasted Racquet-tail

Yellowish-breasted Racquet-tail


37 cm.. length.

The head of the Yellowish-breasted Racquet-tail (Prioniturus flavicans) is bright green, brighter around the lores and the base of the bill.

The front of the crown is green, resto de color azul brillante con mancha roja en elRead the rest

304Blue-crowned Racquet-tail

Prioniturus Discurus Whiteheadi


27 cm. long, 24 without snowshoes, and a weight between 140 and 160 g.

The head of the Blue-crowned Racquet-tail (Prioniturus discurus) bright green is strongly imbued with bright blue in the crown and brighter green in checks and lores.

Upperparts of … Read the rest

305Buru Racket-tail

Buru Racket-tail


32 cm.. length.

The head of the Buru Racket-tail (Prioniturus mada) is bright green, marked in blue-gray dark in the crown and in the nape. The upperparts are green, marked in grisaceo-azul dark in the upper mantle; Uppertail green. … Read the rest

306Blue-winged Racquet-tail

Blue-winged Racquet-tail


27 cm. long, not to mention their racquets, measuring of 5 to 6 cm..

The Blue-winged Racquet-tail (Prioniturus verticalis) It has a bright green head, brighter around the lores and the base of the beak; front crown … Read the rest

307Green Racquet-tail



29 cm.. length.

The Green Racquet-tail (Prioniturus luconensis) has the head of color green light, impregnated of green yellowish around them lores and the base of the bill. Mantle light green, slightly yellowish. Wings green; vane outer, the first three primaries green, impregnadas deRead the rest

308Mindanao Racquet-tail

Mindanao Racquet-tail


27 cm.. length between 120 and 160 g. of weight.

The Mindanao Racquet-tail (Prioniturus waterstradti) has the head bright green, with broadcasting slightly more blue-green in the cheeks, the lores and front of the crown. Duller green mantle; grupa con distintasRead the rest

309Mindoro Racquet-tail

Mindoro Racquet-tail

Mindoro Racquet-tail


27 cms length.

The Mindoro Racquet-tail (Prioniturus mindorensis) They are closely related to the Blue-crowned Racquet-tail but it is distinguished by the patch crown in the mindorensis es azul con un ligero matiz violeta y seRead the rest

310Blue-headed Racquet-tail

Blue-headed Racquet-tail


27 to 28 centimeters length (23,5 not to mention their racquets).

The head of the Blue-headed Racquet-tail (Prioniturus platenae) is clear brilliant blue. Mantle and back of color green light; rump slightly brighter green. Wings green, flight feather with vane Blackish internal.

Underwing covertsRead the rest

311Golden-mantled Racquet-tail

Golden-mantled Racquet-tail


28 cm.. length and a weight between 200 and 225 g..

The head of the Golden-mantled Racquet-tail (Prioniturus platurus) is light green. The crown Violet gray with a red spot on the front edge; rear of the neck Ocre-Naranja. Mantle light grey, changing to green … Read the rest

312Luzon Racquet-tail



23 centimeters long, not to mention their racquets, and a weight between 100 and 140 g..

The Luzon Racquet-tail (Prioniturus montanus) has the head of color green with a strong diffusion of color blue turquoise in the face; point red in the center of the crown. UpperpartsRead the rest

313Niam-Niam Parrot

Niam-Niam Parrot


25 cm.. length.

The Niam-Niam Parrot (Poicephalus crassus) has the head and nape Brown olive; the ear-coverts Silver. Feathers of the the mantle and tertiary Brown with dark green margin; back, uppertail-coverts and bright green.

Upper, wing-coverts dark green; … Read the rest

314Pileated Parrot

Pileated Parrot


22 cm.. length and a weight between 98-120 g..

The Pileated Parrot (Pionopsitta pileata) has the forecrown, lores, crown anterior upper cheeks to behind eyes, bright red; patch reddish brown in ear-coverts; the … Read the rest

315Cape Parrot

Cape Parrot


32 cm. medium length and a weight between 300 and 400 g..

The Cape Parrot (Poicephalus robustus) has the head, neck and throat Brown olive-yellow olive color, with darker spots (almost black in some birds), especially in the crown; lores and cheeks … Read the rest

316White-bellied Parrot

White-bellied Parrot


23 cm.. height.

the unmistakable White-bellied Parrot (Pionites leucogaster) has the lores, cheeks and throat, bright yellow lemon; ear-coverts, forecrown and crown, bright orange red; sides and rear of the neck, orange, but paler.

Upperparts green. … Read the rest

317Senegal Parrot

Senegal Parrot


Of 25 cm.. length and a weight between 130 and 150 g..

The Senegal Parrot (Poicephalus senegalus) has the forecrown, crown, lores and nape dark slate gray; clear the chin and cheeks; ear-coverts Silver. Mantle, scapulars and back bright green; … Read the rest

318Brehm's Tiger-Parrot

Brehm's Tiger-Parrot


24 cm. length and a weight between 94 and 120 g..

The head of the Brehm's Tiger-Parrot (Psittacella brehmii) is marron-oliva. The neck It is colored with black and green bars. The front and sides of the neck They are surrounded by a stripe color … Read the rest

319Madarasz's Tiger-Parrot

Madarasz's Tiger-Parrot


14 cm. length between 34 and 44 g. of weight.

The Madarasz's Tiger-Parrot (Psittacella madaraszi) is very similar to the Modest Tiger-Parrot.

Head brown, slightly paler in the cheeks and ear-coverts because of the light streaks; … Read the rest

320Modest Tiger-Parrot



14 cm.. length between 42 and 43 g. of weight.

The Modest Tiger-Parrot (Psittacella modesta) has the head Brown olive, with indistinct centers yellow to the feathers of the crown and nape. Mantle dark green, with slightly darker margins to the … Read the rest

321Red-bellied Parrot

Red-bellied Parrot


22 cm.. length and an average weight of 130 g..

The Red-bellied Parrot (Poicephalus rufiventris) has the crown, nape and lores brown ash, the cheeks sometimes with orange tips; ear-coverts slightly paler. Mantle and scapulars brown ash; the back color … Read the rest

322Vulturine Parrot

Vulturine Parrot


23 cm.. length and a weight between 138-165 g..

The Vulturine Parrot (Pyrilia vulturina) It is a small parrot with bare skin yellow orange and covered bristles pale hairlike, in the area that covers the forecrown and back of the crown, until … Read the rest

323Painted Tiger-Parrot



19 cm.. length and a weight between 48 and 60 g..

In adults of the Painted Tiger-Parrot (Psittacus erithacus), the head is predominantly Brown, but the colors of the top they are bright and warm, While the cheeks they are more off and more grey. A … Read the rest

324Pesquet's Parrot

Pesquet's Parrot


46 cm. length and a weight between 680 and 800 g..

The head of the Pesquet's Parrot (Psittrichas fulgidus) is black, front without feathers, It can be covered with small black feathers ruffled patch of rigid red feathers in the anterior zone of the ear-coverts. Nape, … Read the rest

325Bronze winged Parrot

Pionus chalcopterus


28 to 30 cm.. tall and around 210 weight g.

The Bronze winged Parrot (Pionus chalcopterus) has the general Brown, darker in head, neck, chest and flanks, This plumage with blue-violet edge.

The throat whitish and pink; wings Bronze Green.

The flight is … Read the rest

326Burrowing Parakeet

Burrowing Parakeet


39-52 cm. length between 260 and 280 g. of weight.

The Burrowing Parakeet (Cyanoliseus patagonus) has the forecrown, crown, lores, cheeks and nape olive brown with slight yellowish tinge; sides of neck, the mantle and back Brown olive; rump and uppertail-coverts of … Read the rest

327Blue-headed Parrot

Pionus menstruus

Description parrot-headed:

28 to 30 cm.. height and between 234 and 295g. weight.

The Blue-headed Parrot (Pionus menstruus) is distinguishable by having the head, neck and chest blue; Red in the rump and in the Base ventral of the tail (very visible on the fly), … Read the rest

328Yellow-headed Parrot

Yellow-headed Parrot


35-38 cm. in length weighing up 500 g..

The Yellow-headed Parrot (Amazona oratrix) has head and nape bright yellow; sides neck sometimes with scattered green feathers.

Upperparts de color verde hierba con extremos de color verde más oscuro enRead the rest

329Red fan Parrot

Deroptyus accipitrinus

National Zoo - Washington DC


35 to 41 cm.. height and between 190 and 277 g. of weight.

The Red fan Parrot (Deroptyus accipitrinus) is unmistakable for its showy colours. Has the forecrown and crown yellowish white, fading back to brown with pale stripes on the back … Read the rest

330Scaly-headed Parrot

Pionus maximiliani


27 to 29 cm.. height and between 233 and 293 g. of weight.

The Scaly-headed Parrot (Pionus maximiliani) It is medium in size and tail very short; has the lores, the forecrown and the eye area opaque dark bronze; the feathers on crown, the … Read the rest

331Black-lored Parrot

Black-lored Parrot


40 to 42 cm. long.

The Black-lored Parrot (Tanygnathus gramineus) It has the head of green color with a black line that runs from the top of the peak to the eyes; steeped in turquoise blue Crown. The upper parts of green grass.

The medium-sized wing coverts, … Read the rest

332Brown-necked Parrot

Brown-necked Parrot


32 cm.. length and weight between 310-400 g..

The Brown-necked Parrot (Poicephalus fuscicollis) has a plumage variable; head and neck gray-brown / light pink, slightly festooned with orange / brown; band orange / red through crown on … Read the rest

333Mascarene Parrot †

Mascarene Parrot


Of 35 cm.. height and a weight between 400 and 500 g..

The Mascarene Parrot † (Mascarinus mascarin) It was a bird dark grayish brown on top, lighter at the bottom; the the tail feathers eran de color marrón conRead the rest

334Blue-backed Parrot

Blue-backed Parrot


32 cm.. length between 173 and 334 g. of weight.

The Blue-backed Parrot (Tanygnathus sumatranus) has the head and the the mantle a light yellowish green (slightly more yellowish mantle). The low back, buttocks and uppertail-coverts strongly impregnated with color … Read the rest

335Seychelles Black Parrot

Seychelles Black Parrot


35-40 cm. length and 132-153 g. of weight.

The Seychelles Black Parrot (Coracopsis barklyi) They have a pale brown, less black than the plumage Black Parrot (Coracopsis nigra), but gray / blue reflections in the outer layers of the primary feathers; pale brown patches … Read the rest

336Eclectus Parrot

Eclectus Parrot


35 to 42 cm.. length and a weight between 355 and 615 g..

The Eclectus Parrot (Eclectus roratus) It has the head and upper parts of bright green. Green wing coverts; curve of the wing and the carpal edge blue; primary coverts blue … Read the rest

337Dusky Parrot

Pionus fuscus


24 to 26 cm.. height and between 179 and 222g. weight.

The coloration general of the Dusky Parrot (Pionus fuscus) is blue violet dark. Small patch of feathers on the front of the lores; on the basis of the cere, Pink; for the rest, lores, cheeks, forecrown and crown, … Read the rest

338Black Parrot

Black Parrot


35 to 40 cm. length and a weight between 215 and 315 gr.

The plumage of the Black Parrot (Coracopsis nigra) It, usually, blackish brown (iridescent green Sheen during the breeding season) with inconspicuous grayish color marks in undertail- coverts and … Read the rest

339Blue-naped Parrot

Blue-naped Parrot


31 cm.. length between 148 and 231 g. of weight.

The Blue-naped Parrot (Tanygnathus lucionensis) has the head bright green with a clear bright blue diffusion through the back of the crown and nape.

Upperparts bright green … Read the rest

340Great-billed Parrot

Great-billed Parrot


33 to 43 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 260 g..

The Great-billed Parrot (Tanygnathus megalorynchos) It has a bright green head. Green mantle with narrow blue stripes to the feathers of the back; pale blue rump; coverts underwings light green.

Escapularios negrosRead the rest

341Red billed Parrot

Tropicbird Parrot


The Red billed Parrot (Pionus sordidus), of looking scruffy, has a length of 28 to 31 cm. and a weight between 255 and 275 g..

The subspecies Pionus sordidus corallinus, the most widespread, has the feathers of the forecrown, lores and behind the eyes, de color verde en laRead the rest

342White-crowned Parrot

White-crowned Parrot


24 cm.. length and a weight between 193-229 g..

The White-crowned Parrot (Pionus senilis) has the forecrown, crown and lores, white. The feathers of the cheeks, sides head, behind eyes, and rear of the neck, básicamente verdes con verde azulado pálidoRead the rest

343White-capped Parrot

White-capped Parrot


28 to 30 cm.. high and about 229 g. of weight.

The White-capped Parrot (Pionus seniloides) is easily identifiable by the bill yellow, head usually white, with the crown with reddish speckles, feathers of the nape and sides of the head con bordes azul oscuro yRead the rest

344Timneh Parrot

Timneh Parrot


28 to 32 cm.. length and a weight between 275 and 375 g..

Illustration by Judy Mare

The Timneh Parrot (Psittacus timneh) Dark is that the Grey Parrot and the Red of the the tail feathers more off, darker and usually Brown … Read the rest

345Speckle-faced Parrot

Pionus tumultuosus


28 to 31 cm.. tall and around 250 g. weight.

The Speckle-faced Parrot (Pionus tumultuosus) It is distinguishable by color from whitish crown up to the nape; base bill red rose, with forecrown redder. Cheeks blancuzcas con tinte rojoRead the rest

346Vasa Parrot

Vasa Parrot


Of 50 cm.. length and an average weight of 480 g..

The Vasa Parrot (Coracopsis vasa) It has a few shades between black and Brown, big enough, somber-looking, with the rounded tail and a powerful bill pinkish.

Pueden ser difíciles de localizar cuando combinan su plumajeRead the rest

347Blue-bellied Parrot

Blue-bellied Parrot


28 cm.. length between 110-155 g. of weight.

The Blue-bellied Parrot (Triclaria malachitacea) has the head, neck and all the upperparts and wing-coverts, grass-green.

Flight feather grass-green with narrow blue tips to primaries, except the … Read the rest

348Grey Parrot

Grey Parrot

Description Loro Yaco:

Of 33 cm.. length and an average weight of 475 g..

The Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus) is famous for its intelligence and ability to imitate human speech, so it is one of the most popular of all pets avian. It's one of the … Read the rest

349Finsch's Pygmy-Parrot

Finsch's Pygmy-Parrot


9,5 cm. length between 12 and 18 g. of weight.

The head of the Finsch's Pygmy-Parrot (Micropsitta finschii) is bright green, slightly yellowish, dotted with pale blue in the chin and throat. Upperparts bright green, con finas franjasRead the rest

350Geelvink Pygmy-Parrot