Posted by pets | 9 January 2019

Marigold 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

Posted by pets | 16 December 2018

Macquarie Parakeet †

Macquarie Parakeet


27 cm.. length

The extinct Macquarie Parakeet (Cyanoramphus erythrotis) was a medium-sized green parrot. The head was bright green with pileum and a line in the eyes crimson red. The upperparts were bright yellowish green to green … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 10 December 2018

Norfolk Island Parakeet

Norfolk Island Parakeet


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

The Norfolk Island Parakeet (Cyanoramphus cookii) has a plumage bright green with reddish front, one red band extending through each eye; and light blue region in the leading edge of … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 5 December 2018

New 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 green, with some bluish green in the tail, violet-blue along the outerweb flight feathers, and patches … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 29 November 2018

Ouvea Parakeet

Ouvea Parakeet


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

The Ouvea Parakeet (Eunymphicus uvaeensis) is similar to the Horned Parakeet (Eunymphicus cornutus) but with the face and nape green, no yellow, and crest upturned six pens greenish black: el rojoRead the rest

Posted by pets | 18 November 2018

Paradise Parrot †

Paradise Parrot


The extinct Paradise Parrot (Psephotus pulcherrimus) was a small parrot (27-30 cm long) and rather distinctive, with scapulars red and long tail.

The male had forecrown of bright red and a crown black; eye rings yellowish; ear-coverts and throatRead the rest

Posted by pets | 17 November 2018

Naretha Bluebonnet


The Naretha Bluebonnet (Northiella narethae) It is smaller than Bluebonnet (Northiella haematogaster), about 28 cm. long.

The legs and feet are dark gray, and the irises is dark brown.

El macho adulto tiene unRead the rest

Posted by pets | 9 November 2018

Newton'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

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