Posted by pets | 4 December 2014

Dusky 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

Posted by pets | 4 December 2014

Cardinal 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

Posted by pets | 4 December 2014

Brown 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

Posted by pets | 3 December 2014

Yellow-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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Posted by pets | 3 December 2014

Black 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

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Anatomy of the Psitacidae


Species of the genus Chalcopsitta

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