Posted by pets | 13 January 2019

Red-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

Posted by pets | 11 January 2019

Rainbow 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

Posted by pets | 31 December 2018

Scarlet-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

Posted by pets | 28 December 2018

Red-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

Posted by pets | 15 December 2018

Reischek's Parakeet

Reischek's Parakeet


28 cms. length and 140 g. of weight.

The Reischek's Parakeet (Cyanoramphus hochstetteri). Named after the Austrian ornithologist and taxidermist Andreas Reischek, the first scientist who visited the Antipodes Islands. He was a passenger of Stella and reached the … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 4 December 2018

Raiatea Parakeet †

Raiatea Parakeet


25 cm.. length.

The Raiatea Parakeet (Cyanoramphus ulietanus) had the head blackish brown, paler on neck, Rump and wings. The lower part of the back and tail coverts were brownish-red; and under wing-covertsRead the rest

Posted by pets | 20 April 2018

Seychelles 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

Posted by pets | 21 February 2018

Seychelles 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

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Species of the genus Coracopsis

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