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 Alexandrine Parakeet

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Under the Rain Alexandrine Ring-necked Parakeet, Greater Rose-ringed Parakeet, Great-billed Parakeet, Large Parakeet, Large Indian Parakeet, Large Ceylonese Parakeet, Large Burmese,  Large Andaman Parakeet Thai Rose-ringed Parakeet, Alternate name
Psittacula eupatria  Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
58 - 62 cm Length
Tropical lowland forest, mangove, shrubland, desert & plantations, below 800 m, in:- Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, [India:- Andaman, Nagarhole National Park,] Iran, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tibet, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam & Yemen, Habitat-Altitude-Range
2 - 4 White eggs, Clutch
Seed, nuts, fruit, berries, buds, flowers and nectar. Food  
gregarious, sometimes forming flocks with other species. Habits
 1525  World Number
Least Concern Status

view photos Photo September 9, 2005 by CharlesLam © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Alexandrine Parakeet calls
(Psittacula eupatria)
David Farrow XC19564
061202, India

Video by kagashe  © all rights reserved


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