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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Psittacula caniceps Scientific name
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family
61 cm Length
Tropical lowland rainforest. Range:- Endemic to [India:- Nicobar. Great Nicobar & Little Nicobar.]

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Only known food item is Pandanus fruit but probably eats seeds, buds, nuts, shoots & nectare. Food  
1539 - TSN: 177643 - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

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AKA:- Czech: Alexandr šedohlavý
Danish: Nicobarparakit
German: Graukopfsittich
English: Blyth's Parakeet, Nicobar Parakeet
Spanish: Cotorra de Nicobar
Estonian: nikobari habepapagoi
Finnish: Nikobaarienkaija
French: Perruche de Blyth, Perruche des Nicobar
Hungarian: nicobari sándorpapagáj
Italian: Parrocchetto delle Nicobare, Parrocchetto testagrigia
Japanese: akamuneoodarumainko, aomuneoodarumainko
Japanese: アオムネオオダルマインコ, アカムネオオダルマインコ
Latin: Psittacula caniceps
Dutch: Blyth-parkiet, Blyths Parkiet
Norwegian: Nikobarparakitt
Polish: aleksandretta siwoglowa, aleksandretta siwogłowa
Portuguese: Periquito-de-nicobar
Russian: Сероголовый кольчатый попугай
Slovak: alexander sivohlavý
Swedish: Nikobarparakit
Chinese: 布莱氏鹦鹉

Sub-species None known


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