Category: Bird Species

Golden-capped Conure

Golden-capped Conure Scientific Name: Aratinga solstitialis auricapilla Origin: Mid-to-southeastern parts of Brazil Average Lifespan: up to 30 years Size: 30 inches Color:  Predominant green, orange, and yellow Sounds: Muffled to high-pitched Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of the Golden-capped Conure The young Golden-capped conure is mainly seen as a …

Goffin’s Cockatoo

Goffin’s Cockatoo Scientific Name:  Cacatua ­­Goffiniana Origin:  Indonesia (Tanimbar Islands) Average Lifespan:  40 years Size:  9 to 12 inches Color:  White Sounds: Loud Screeches Interaction:  Highly Social Physical Characteristics of Goffin’s Cockatoo The Goffin’s Cockatoo is mainly white with salmon-colored feathers around its beak and eyes.  Also, its …

Gloster Fancy Canary

Gloster Fancy Canary Scientific Name:  Serinus Canaria Domesticus Origin:  England Average Lifespan:  10 to 15 years Size:  4 ½ inches Color:  Varied Colors of white, yellow, brown, and others Sounds:   Melodious chirping sound Interaction:  Social Physical Characteristics of Gloster Fancy Canary The Gloster Fancy Canary one of the …

Fischer’s Lovebird

Fischer’s Lovebird Scientific Name: Agapornis fischeri Origin: South Africa Average Lifespan: 15 to 30 years Size: 5 ½ inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: High Pitched Noises Interaction: Very social Physical Characteristics of Fischer’s lovebird Fischer’s lovebird displays a small body that measures 14 centimeters in length and weighs …

Duyvenbode’s Lory

Duyvenbode’s Lory Scientific Name: Chalcopsitta duyvenbodei Origin: New Guinea, Western New Guinea Average Lifespan: 5 to 10 years Size: 12 inches Color: Dark brown Sounds: Musical notes Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Duyvenbode’s Lory Duyvenbode’s Lory, also called as Brown Lory, is generally brown in color with some …

Dusky Conure

Dusky Conure Scientific Name: Aratinga weddellii Origin: Bolivia Average Lifespan:  10 years Size: 11 inches Color: Mainly Green Sounds: High pitched sounds Interaction:  Highly social Physical Description of Dusky Conure The Dusky Conure is a small sized bird that displays a mostly green body with yellow green underparts. …

Ducorps Cockatoo

Ducorps Cockatoo Scientific Name: Cacatua ducorpsii Origin:  Solomon Island Average Lifespan:  40 to 50 years Size: 12 to 14 inches Color:  White Sounds:  Vocal comminicator Interaction:  Social Physical Characteristic of Ducorps Cockatoo The Ducorps’ Cockatoo is a medium sized bird that displays white chest. It is almost similar …

Dusky Lory

Dusky Lory Scientific Name: Pseudeos fuscata Origin:  New Guinea Average Lifespan:  30 years Size:  10 inches Color:  Orange and Yellow Sounds:   Vocal communicator, screeching sounds Interaction:  Highly Social Physical Charatereristics of Dusky Lory Dusky Lory is a small sized bird that measures an average of 10 inches in …

Curl-crested Aracari

Curl-crested Aracari Scientific Name:   Pteroglossus beauharnaesii Origin: Amazon Average Lifespan:  16 – 18 years Size:     16 to 18 inches Color:   Multi-colored Sounds:   Generally Quiet Interaction:   Very Social Physical Characteristics of Curl-crested Aracari The Curl-crested Aracari is one of the most beautifully multi-colored birds with a glossy plumage and …

Derbyan Parakeet

Derbyan Parakeet  Scientific Name:  Psittacula Derbiana Origin: India and China Average Lifespan:  20 – 30 years Size:     19.5 inches Color:   Green Sounds:   Loud, chatterer Interaction:   Highly Social Physical Characteristics of Derbyan Parakeet The Derbyan Parakeet is one of the exquisite looking parakeets that is sought after by bird …

Crimson-bellied Conure

Crimson-bellied Conure Scientific Name:   Pyrrhura perlata Origin:  Brazil Average Lifespan:   20 years Size:     9 1/2 inches Color:   Mainly green plumage and red belly Sounds:   Vocal communicator, shrill squawks Interaction:   Social Physical Characteristics of Crimson-Bellied Conure The Crimson-bellied Conure is truly a wonderful bird pet which can be a …

Crimson Rosella

Crimson Rosella  Scientific Name:   Platycercus elegans Origin:  Australia Average Lifespan:   20 to 25 years Size:    10 ½ to 14 inches Color:   Crimson Red and Deep Blue Sounds:   High-pitched whistle Interaction:   Social Physical Characteristics of Crimson Rosella The Crimson Rosella is one of the most attractive pet bird parrots …

Diamond Dove

Diamond Dove  Scientific Name: Geopelia Cuneata Origin:  Australia Average Lifespan:  10 to 15 years Size:  7 to 8 inches Color:  Darkish grey with white specks on the wings Sounds:   Quiet Interaction:  Social Physical Characteristics of Diamond Dove The Diamond Dove specie is a small bird native to Australia. …

Congo African Grey

Congo African Grey Scientific Name:  Psittacus erithacus Origin:  Western and Central Africa Average Lifespan:  15 to 40 years Size: Up to 13 inches Color:  Mainly grey Sounds: Vocal communicator, chatterer Interaction:  Social Physical Characteristics of the Congo African Grey The Congo African Grey Parrot is an old parrot …

Cardinal Lory

Cardinal Lory  Scientific Name: Chalcopsitta Cardinalis Origin: Solomon Islands Average Lifespan: 15 years Size:  12 inches Color: Mainly Red Sounds: Whistler Interaction:  Social Physical Description of Cardinal Lory The specie of Cardinal Lory is an eye-catching monotypic species of parrot which belongs to the Psittaculidae family. It lives …