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 Long-tailed Parakeet

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 Andaman Long-tailed Parakeet, Red-cheeked Parakeet,  Nicobar Long-tailed Parakeet, Red-cheeked Parakeet, Red-cheeked Parakeet, Malayan Long-tailed Parakeet , Red-cheeked Parakeet.

Alternate name
Psittacula longicauda Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
 42 - 48 cm Length
Tropical lowland rainforest, swamp forest & mangrove, blow 300 m, in:- [Island of Borneo:- Brunei,] [India:;- Andaman & Nicobar] [Indonesia:- Bangka, Greater Sundas Natuna Islands, Riau Islands, Sumatra.] Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore & Vietnam. Habitat-Altitude-Range
 2 - 4 White eggs, incubation 22 - 25 days. Clutch
Fruit, seeds, nuts & nectare. Food  
gregarious, noisy, breed in colonies.   Habits
1540                          World Number

Near Threatened


view photos Photo April 21, 2007 by Lip Kee all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

Long-tailed Parakeet song
(Psittacula longicauda)
David Farrow XC37527
29-12-2004, India



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