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Azure-rumped Parrot

Azure-rumped Parrot Alternate name
Tanygnathus sumatranus  Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
31 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist forest, mangrove &  plantations, up to 1,000 m, in:- [Indonesia:- Bangka, Mollucas, (Greater Sundas:- Sulawesi, Sumatra,) ]  [Philippines:- Lucon, Mindanao, Mindoro, Negros, Panay, Samar,] Habitat-Altitude-Range
Fruit, berries, seeds, nuts and grain. Food 
1441  World Number
Near Threatened Status

Photo by Wim Heylen Home Page all rights reserved

Blue-backed Parrot calls
(Tanygnathus sumatranus sumatranus)
Mike Catsis XC18821
25-07-2007, Indonesia


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