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 Slaty-headed Parakeet

  Alternate name
Psittacula himalayana  Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
40 cm               Length
Subtropical, tropical & temperate moist forest, between 600 - 2,500 m, in:- Afghanistan, China, India, Nepal & Pakistan. Habitat-Altitude-Range
4 - 5 White eggs, incubation by female 22 - 25 days, fledging about 50 days. Clutch
Seeds, nuts, fruits, berries, flowers and buds. Food  
Found in pairs or small groups. Habits
1530 World Number
Least Concern Status

Photo by Maitreyee Das all rights reserved

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Slaty-headed Parakeet song
(Psittacula himalayana)
David Farrow XC37597
30-06-1996, Pakistan



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