List of parrots with letters U-V-X-Y-Z

History, natural habitat, characteristics and conservation of the different species of parrot.

alphabetical order of parrots

The vast majority of these beautiful birds are not suitable for living in captivity. History and characteristics of the species.

1 Ultramarine Lorikeet

Ultramarine Lorikeet

The Ultramarine Lorikeet (Vini ultramarina) has a length of 18 cm.. and an approximate weight of 35 g..

Front navy blue

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2 Varied Lorikeet

Varied Lorikeet

19 cm.. length and a weight between 50 and 60 gr.

The Varied Lorikeet (Psitteuteles versicolor) has the forecrown and start

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3 Vasa Parrot

Vasa Parrot

Of 50 cm.. length and an average weight of 480 g..

The Vasa Parrot (Coracopsis vasa) has some shades between Brown and

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4 Vernal Hanging-Parrot

Vernal hanging

Solo 14 cm.. length and 28 g. of weight.

The head of the Vernal Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus vernalis) is green

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5 Vinaceous Parrot

Vinaceous Parrot

30 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 370 g..

The Vinaceous Parrot (Amazona vinacea) has the lores and forecrown color

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6 Violet-necked Lory

Eos squamata

27 cm.. height and an approximate weight of 110 gr.

Along with the Red Lory (Eos Bornea) the “Lori

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7 Vulturine Parrot

Vulturine Parrot

23 cm.. length and a weight between 138-165 g..

The Vulturine Parrot (Pyrilia vulturina) It is a small parrot with bare skin

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8 Wallace's Hanging-Parrot


11 - 12 cm.. length.

The head of the Wallace's Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus flosculus) is green. Upperparts green with dim

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9 Western Corella

Cacatua pastinator

The Western Corella (Cacatua pastinator) It is a medium sized and quite chunky cockatoo; 43-48 cm.. in length and a weight that

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10 Western Ground Parrot

Western Ground Parrot

Video “Western Ground Parrot”

30 cms. length between 105-110 g. of weight.

The Western Ground Parrot (Pezoporus flaviventris) It has mottled green back,

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11 Western Rosella

Western Rosella

25 - 26 cm. length and a weight between 52 and 80 g..

The Western Rosella (Platycercus icterotis) is the smallest

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12 White cockatoo

Cacatua alba

White cockatoo

40 - 50 cm.. length and a weight of approximately 550 gr.

The White cockatoo (Cacatua alba) is completely white, with

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13 White-bellied Parrot

White-bellied Parrot

23 cm.. height.

the unmistakable White-bellied Parrot (Pionites leucogaster) has the lores, cheeks and throat, bright yellow lemon; “coverts

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14 White-capped Parrot

White-capped Parrot

28 - 30 cm.. high and about 229 g. of weight.

The White-capped Parrot (Pionus seniloides) is easily identifiable by the “bill”

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15 White-cheeked turaco

Tauraco leucotis


This striking bird is native to Africa (area of Ethiopia) and reaches a size of 42 - 43 cm..

It has bright green feathers, with

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16 White-crowned Parrot

White-crowned Parrot

24 cm.. length and a weight between 193-229 g..

The White-crowned Parrot (Pionus senilis) has the forecrown, crown and lores, color

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17 White-eyed Parakeet

White-eyed Parakeet

Of 32 cm. length and a weight between 140 and 170 g..

The White-eyed Parakeet (Psittacara leucophthalmus) has the head green

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18 White-fronted Parrot

White-fronted Parrot

22 - 26 cm.. length.

The White-fronted Parrot (Amazona albifrons) has the forecrown white; lores, upper cheeks and feather ring around

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19 White-naped Lory

White-naped Lory

The White-naped Lory (Lorius albidinucha) has a length of 26 cm.. and a weight between 152 and 164 g..

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20 White-necked Parakeet

Pyrrhura albipectus

24 - 25,5 cm.. height.

The most notorious of the White-necked Parakeet (Pyrrhura albipectus) is the yellowish white or white that

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21 Yellow-and-green Lorikeet

Yellow-and-green Lorikeet

20 cm.. length and a weight between 80 and 95 gr.

Very similar to the Scaly breasted Lorikeet

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22 Yellow-bibbed Lory

Yellow-bibbed Lory

28 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 200 g..

The Yellow-bibbed Lory (Lorius chlorocercus) is the only member of the genus Lorius

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23 Yellow-billed Lorikeet

Yellow-billed Lorikeet

23 cm.. length and a weight between 43 and 55 g..

The head of the Yellow-billed Lorikeet (Neopsittacus musschenbroekii) is green, strongly

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24 Yellow-billed Parrot

Yellow-billed Parrot

28 cm.. length and 260 g. of weight.

The Yellow-billed Parrot (Amazona collaria) It has a distinctive narrow band on forecrown

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25 Yellow-capped Pygmy-Parrot

Yellow-capped Pygmy-Parrot

9,5 cm. length between 11 and 14 g. of weight.

The crown of the Yellow-capped Pygmy-Parrot (Micropsitta keiensis) is color

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26 Yellow-chevroned Parakeet

Yellow-chevroned Parakeet

20-25 cm.. length and 72 g. of weight.

The Yellow-chevroned Parakeet (Brotogeris chiriri) has a plumage, in general, bright green;

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27 Yellow-collared Lovebird

Yellow-collared Lovebird

“Yellow-collared Lovebird”:

Between 13 and 15 cm.. length and a weight between 43 and 47 g., the Yellow-collared Lovebird (Agapornis personatus)

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28 Yellow-collared Macaw

Yellow-collared Macaw

Of 37 - 45 cm. length and a weight between 240 and 250 g..

The Yellow-collared Macaw

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29 Yellow-crested Cockatoo

Yellow-crested Cockatoo

Medium-sized, 35 cm.. long.

The Yellow-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea) It is distinguished by its long, thin Erectile Crest yellowish,

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30 Yellow-crowned Parrot

Yellow-crowned Parrot

35 - 41 cm.. height and between 380 and 500 g. of weight.

The Yellow-crowned Parrot (Amazona ochrocephala) has the forecrown and area

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31 Yellow-eared Parrot

Yellow-eared Parrot

42 cm.. of length and a weight of 285 g..

The Yellow-eared Parrot or Yellow-eared Parrot (Ognorhynchus icterotis)

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32 Yellow-faced Parrot

Yellow-faced Parrot

26 - 27 cm.. tall and about 260g. weight.

The Yellow-faced Parrot (Alipiopsitta xanthops) It is distinguished by the large area

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33 Yellow-faced Parrotlet

Yellow-faced Parrotlet

14 cm.. height.

The Yellow-faced Parrotlet (Forpus xanthops) is plump appearance and a tail short ending in point. Distinguishable

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34 Yellow-fronted Parakeet

Yellow-fronted Parakeet

23 cm.. length and an approximate weight of 95 g..

In the distance, the Yellow-fronted Parakeet (Cyanoramphus auriceps) appears like a parrot

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35 Yellow-fronted Parrot

Yellow-fronted Parrot

28 cm.. length and a weight between 140 and 205 g..

The Yellow-fronted Parrot (Poicephalus flavifrons) has the forecrown, crown, lores, the

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36 Yellow-headed Parrot

Yellow-headed Parrot

35-38 cm. in length weighing up 500 g..

The Yellow-headed Parrot (Amazona oratrix) has head and nape color

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37 Yellow-lored Parrot

Yellow-lored Parrot

25-28 cm.. length and 200-232 g. of weight.

The Yellow-lored Parrot (Amazona xantholora) has the lores and a close frontal band, of

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38 Yellow-naped Parrot

Yellow-naped Parrot

35,5-38 cm.. length and 480 g. of weight.

The Yellow-naped Parrot (Amazona auropalliata) It has a large size; their forecrown and front

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39 Yellow-shouldered Parrot

Yellow-shouldered Parrot

33 - 36 cm.. height and an average weight of 270 g.

The Yellow-shouldered Parrot (Amazona barbadensis) It has a tail

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40 Yellow-streaked Lory

Chalcopsitta scintillata

Measured between 30 - 31 cm.. and a weight between 180 and 245 gr.

The adults of the species Yellow-streaked Lory (Chalcopsitta scintillata) have

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41 Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo

Calyptorhynchus funereus

55 - 65 cm.. length and a weight of up to 900 g..

The Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo (Zanda funereus) it is clearly distinguishable

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42 Yellow-throated Hanging-Parrot

Yellow-throated Hanging-Parrot

12 cm.. length between 25 and 30 g. of weight.

The head of the Yellow-throated Hanging-Parrot (Loriculus pusillus) is color

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43 Yellowish-breasted Racquet-tail

Yellowish-breasted Racquet-tail

37 cm.. length.

The head of the Yellowish-breasted Racquet-tail (Prioniturus flavicans) is bright green, brighter around the

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