1Macquarie Parakeet †

Macquarie Parakeet


27 cm.. length

The extinct Macquarie Parakeet (Cyanoramphus erythrotis) was a medium-sized green parrot. The head color was … Read the rest

2Madarasz'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 … Read the rest

3Malabar Parakeet

Malabar Parakeet


Of 36 to 38 cm.. length.

The Malabar Parakeet (Psittacula columboides) has the lores and cheeks … Read the rest

4Malherbe's Parakeet

Malherbe's Parakeet


19 to 22 cm. length and a weight between 40 and 52 grams for males and between 30 and 41 … Read the rest

5Mallee Ringneck

Mallee Ringneck

Perico description of Barnard

Of 35 cm.. length between 105 and 143 g. of weight.

The Mallee Ringneck (Barnardius barnardi) has … Read the rest

6Marigold 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 … Read the rest

7Maroon-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 narrow color … Read the rest

8Maroon-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 … Read the rest

9Maroon-fronted Parrot

Maroon-fronted Parrot


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

The Maroon-fronted Parrot (Rhynchopsitta terrisi) has a size … Read the rest

10Maroon-tailed Parakeet

Maroon-tailed Parakeet


26-28 cm.. height.

The Maroon-tailed Parakeet (Pyrrhura melanura) is distinguishable mainly by the tail and wings blackish (visible … Read the rest

11Mascarene Parrot †

Mascarene Parrot


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

The Mascarene Parrot † (Mascarinus mascarin) was a … Read the rest

12Masked Shining-Parrot

Masked Shining-Parrot


47 cm of length and weight approximate of 322 g..

The colorful Masked Shining-Parrot (Prosopeia personata), has a plumage Green envelope … Read the rest

13Meek's Pygmy-Parrot


10 cm. length.

The Meek's Pygmy-Parrot (Micropsitta meeki) has the feathers of the head dark brown, strongly scalloped … Read the rest

14Mexican Parrotlet

Mexican Parrotlet


13–14 cm. long and 30-37 grams.

The Mexican Parrotlet (Forpus cyanopygius) has lores, cheeks, forecrown and ear-coverts, … Read the rest

15Meyer'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 neck … Read the rest

16Military Macaw

Military Macaw


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

The Military Macaw (ARA … Read the rest

17Mindanao Lorikeet

Mindanao Lorikeet


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

The plumage of the Mindanao Lorikeet (Trichoglossus johnstoniae) is usually … Read the rest

18Mindanao Racquet-tail

Mindanao Racquet-tail


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

The Mindanao Racquet-tail (Prioniturus waterstradti) has the head of … Read the rest

19Mindoro Racquet-tail

Mindoro Racquet-tail

Mindoro Racquet-tail


27 cms length.

The Mindoro Racquet-tail (Prioniturus mindorensis) They are closely related to the Read the rest

20Mitred 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 of … Read the rest

21Modest Tiger-Parrot



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

The Modest Tiger-Parrot (Psittacella modesta) has the head of … Read the rest

22Moluccan 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 … Read the rest

23Moluccan King-Parrot

Moluccan King-Parrot


35 to 40 cm.. length between 145 and 163 g. of weight.

The Moluccan King-Parrot (Alisterus amboinensis) has the … Read the rest

24Monk 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 … Read the rest

25Mountain Parakeet

Mountain Parakeet


17 to 19 cm.. height.

The Mountain Parakeet (Psilopsiagon aurifrons) is distinguishable by the face yellow and belly … Read the rest

26Mulga Parrot

Mulga Parrot


27 to 28 cm. length between 53 and 70 g. of weight.

The plumage of the Mulga Parrot (Psephotellus varius) … Read the rest

27Musk 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) It … Read the rest

28Nanday Parakeet

Nanday Parakeet


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

The Nanday Parakeet (Aratinga nenday) has … Read the rest

29Naretha Bluebonnet


The Naretha Bluebonnet (Northiella narethae) It is smaller than Bluebonnet (Northiella haematogaster), of … Read the rest

30New 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 crownRead the rest

31New Caledonian Parakeet

New Caledonian Parakeet


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

The upperparts of the New Caledonian Parakeet (Cyanoramphus saisseti) they are mostly … Read the rest

32New 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 … Read the rest

33Newton's Parakeet †

Newton's Parakeet


Of 40 centimeters length.

The male of the Newton's Parakeet (psittacula exaul) It was probably green, with stains … Read the rest

34Niam-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 … Read the rest

35Nicobar Parakeet

Nicobar Parakeet


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

The Nicobar Parakeet (Psittacula caniceps) has the … Read the rest

36Night Parrot

Night Parrot


22 to 25 cm.. length

The Night Parrot (Pezoporus occidentalis) It is one of the most elusive and mysterious world of birds.

They have … Read the rest

37Norfolk Island Kaka

Norfolk Island Kaka


The Norfolk Island Kaka (Nestor productus) was their large with a bill, wings short and wide, and with legs … Read the rest

38Norfolk Island Parakeet

Norfolk Island Parakeet


30 cm.. length and 100 g. of weight.

The Norfolk Island Parakeet (Cyanoramphus cookii) has a plumage bright green forehead … Read the rest

39Northern 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 … Read the rest

40Northern Rosella

Northern Rosella


28 cm.. length between 85 and 100 g. of weight.

The Northern Rosella (Platycercus venustus) have a peak of … Read the rest

41Olive 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, … Read the rest

42Olive-shouldered Parrot

Olive-shouldered Parrot


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

The Olive-shouldered Parrot (Aprosmictus jonquillaceus) has the head pale green … Read the rest

43Olive-throated Parakeet

Olive-throated Parakeet


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

The Olive-throated ParakeetRead the rest

44Orange-bellied Parrot

Orange-bellied Parrot


The Orange-bellied Parrot (Neophema chrysogaster) is a small ‘Grass parakeet‘, named for spend much time on the floor feeding … Read the rest

45Orange-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 of … Read the rest

46Orange-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 (Diophthalma … Read the rest

47Orange-cheeked Parrot

Orange-cheeked Parrot


The Orange-cheeked Parrot (Pyrilia barrabandi) measured, approximately, 25 cm., has the head and throat black, except for the … Read the rest

48Orange-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, … Read the rest

49Orange-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) It … Read the rest

50Orange-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 … Read the rest

51Orange-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) … Read the rest

52Ouvea Parakeet

Ouvea Parakeet


Of 32cm.. length and 117 g. of weight.

The Ouvea Parakeet (Eunymphicus uvaeensis) is similar to the Horned Parakeet (Eunymphicus … Read the rest

53Pacific Parakeet

Pacific Parakeet


Of 33 cm.. length.

The Pacific Parakeet (Psittacara strenuus) has most of its plumage bright green. … Read the rest

54Pacific 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 … Read the rest

55Painted 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 … Read the rest

56Painted Tiger-Parrot



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

In adults of the Painted Tiger-Parrot (Psittacus erithacus), the head … Read the rest

57Pale-headed Rosella

Perico pale


30 cm.. length and a weight between 100 and 175 g..

The adult male of the Pale-headed Rosella (Platycercus adscitus), has … Read the rest

58Palm Cockatoo

Probosciger aterrimus


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

The Palm Cockatoo (Probosciger aterrimus) is one of the … Read the rest

59Palm 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 … Read the rest

60Papuan King-Parrot

Papuan King-Parrot


36 cm.. length between 138 and 190 g. of weight.

The Papuan King-Parrot (Alisterus chloropterus) has the head of color … Read the rest

61Papuan Lorikeet

Papuan Lorikeet


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

The head of the Papuan Lorikeet (Charmosyna papou) is red … Read the rest

62Paradise Parrot †

Paradise Parrot


The extinct Paradise Parrot (Psephotus pulcherrimus) was a small parrot (27-30 cm long) and rather distinctive, … Read the rest

63Peach-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 … Read the rest

64Pearly Parakeet

Pearly Parakeet


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

The Pearly Parakeet (Pyrrhura lepida) has the head blackish brown … Read the rest

65Pesquet'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, part … Read the rest

66Pfrimer's Parakeet

Pfrimer's Parakeet


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

The Pfrimer's Parakeet (Pyrrhura pfrimeri) is one … Read the rest

67Philippine 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 It … Read the rest

68Pileated Parrot

Pileated Parrot


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

The Pileated Parrot (Pionopsitta pileata) has the forecrown, lores, crown and … Read the rest

69Pink Cockatoo

Cacatua leadbeateri


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

The Pink Cockatoo (Cacatua leadbeateri) is distinguishable by its spectacular … Read the rest

70Plain Parakeet

Plain Parakeet


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

The Plain Parakeet (Brotogeris tirica) has the forecrown, lores, crown and … Read the rest

71Plum-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 … Read the rest

72Plum-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 … Read the rest

73Pohnpei 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, … Read the rest

74Puerto Rican Parrot

Amazona vittata


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

The Puerto Rican Parrot (Amazona vittata) has the forecrown and lores, color … Read the rest

75Purple-bellied Lory


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

76Purple-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 front part of … Read the rest

77Purple-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, crownRead the rest

78Pygmy Lorikeet

Pygmy Lorikeet


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

The head is of … Read the rest

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Anatomy of the Psitacidae


Species of the genus Charmosyna

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