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 Red-breasted Parakeet

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Moustached Parakeet, Indian Moustached Parakeet, Banded Parakeet, Bearded Parakeet, Rose-breasted Parakeet, Pink-breasted Parakeet, Indian Red-breasted Parakeet, Javan Parakeet

Alternate name
Psittacula alexandri Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
33 cm Length
Subtropical & tropical lowland rainforest, mangrove, arable land & plantations, in:- Bangladesh, Bhutan,Island of Borneo , Cambodia, China, [India:- Andaman, ] [Indonesia:- ,Bali, Greater Sundas, Java, Nias, Sumatra,] Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Singapore, Thailand & Vietnam. Habitat-Altitude-Range
3 - 4 White eggs incubation 22 - 25 days. Clutch
Fruit, flowers,. nectar, nuts, berries, seeds, leaves and cultivated crops.   Food  
gregarious and noisy, often found in small groups. Habits
1538 World Number

Least Concern


view photos Photo April 22, 2007 by Lip Kee   all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

Red-breasted Parakeet calls
(Psittacula alexandri)
David Farrow XC19820
270203, Vietnam

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