Posted by pets | 14 December 2014

Blue-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

Posted by pets | 7 December 2014

Blue-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

Posted by pets | 5 December 2014

Blue 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

Posted by pets | 5 December 2014

Black-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

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

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

Posted by pets | 30 November 2014

Blue 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

Posted by pets | 26 November 2014

Baudin’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

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Anatomy of the Psitacidae


Species of the genus Zanda

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