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Brown-necked Parrot

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Alternate name
Poicephalus robustus Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
32 cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest, mangroves and savanna, up to 4,000m, in:- Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, C?/font>te d'Ivoire, Liberia, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia & Zimbabwe. Habitat-Altitude-Range
2 to 4 White eggs, Clutch
Fruit, nuts, pips, kernels, millet and other large seeds. Food  
Roosts in colonies, nomadic at times and very shy. Habits
1495 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Brown-necked Parrot Call
(Poicephalus robustus fuscicollis)
Derek Solomon XC41325
03-07-03, Zambia


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