Search by Freefind    A   B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L M  N  O  P  Q   R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y   Z      Home

 Advanced Search Alphabetically Taxon - Family Map Country Lists Help-Site Map Contact

Finsch's Pygmy-Parrot

Home          Order

... the tiny Finsch's Pygmy Parrot (Brian Field)

Green Pygmy Parrot Alternate name
Micropsitta finschii Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
9.5 cm Length
Lowland forests below 1,000 m, in:- Melanesia:- Papua New Guinea:- Bismark, Solomons archipelago:- Choiseul Province, Isabel Province and Guadalcanal Province. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Fruit, berries and seeds. Food   Diet
1414 World Number
Least Concern Status

Photo by Brian Field all rights reserved

Taken on a Birdquest Tour to the Solomon Islands

Image by Bird Themes ? all rights reserved

wpeAD3.jpg (3885 bytes)

Finsch's Pygmy-parrot calls
(Micropsitta finschii aolae)
Niels Krabbe XC32989
19-11-2006, Solomon Islands

wpe1408.jpg (33760 bytes)    


Arkive for photos, picture gallery, sound recordings, video and bird data, checklists etc. Field guide images of over 9,000 species. Checklists covering all bird species and most of the worlds countries.

2008 Worldbirds all rights reserved   Copy-right belongs to individual photographers

Sound recordings by XENO-CANTO are covered by creative commons Copy-right (CC)


01/03/2008 0000000

25/10/2009 500,000

28/02/2012 870,300



Maps from Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites


01/01/2009 151,000

01/10/2010 562,291

24/09/2012 1,000,000


Credits Some of the maps, data, are from               Data from Avibase