Tag: parakeet

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 …

Blossom-headed Parakeet

Blossom-headed Parakeet Scientific Name:  Psittacula roseata Origin: India Average Lifespan: 20-30 years Size: Up to 12 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Vocal communicator Interaction: Highly social   Physical Characteristics of Blossom-headed Parakeet The Blossom-headed parakeet is a small to medium sized parrot that could grow in length up …

Port Lincoln Parakeet

Port Lincoln Parakeet Scientific Name: Barnardius zonarius/Platycercus zonarius Origin: Australia Average Lifespan: 15 to 18 years Size: Up to 15 inches in length Color: Mainly green Sounds: Chatterer Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Port Lincoln Parakeet Their body coverts are mostly green and they have yellow circles or …

Pet Parrot Loves the New Bunny Toy

Watch this cute pet parrot cuddles with its new toy bunny. This Ringneck parrot, Marnie, was surprised by its caretaker with a rabbit stuffed toy. The Ringneck appreciates the gift and greeted the toy with “I love you” and even asking the stuffed toy “What are you doing?”. It also keeps …

Clonclurry Parakeet

Clonclurry Parakeet  Scientific Name: Bernardius zonarius macgillivrayi Origin: Northwestern Queensland Average Lifespan: Up to 15 years or more Size: Up to 13 inches Color: Mainly green with yellow ring on the neck Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Somewhat social Physical Characteristics of Clonclurry Parakeet The Clonclurry Parakeet or the Clonclurry …

Barraband Parakeet

Barraband Parakeet Scientific Name: Polytelis swainsonii Origin: Southeastern Australia Average Lifespan: Up to 25 years Size: Medium, up to 16 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Relatively quiet Interaction: Highly social Physical Characteristics of Barraband Parakeet Their body is covered predominantly with green plumage down to their long tail …

Alexandrine Parakeet

Alexandrine Parakeet Scientific Name: Psittacula eupatria Origin: India and Southeast Asia Average Lifespan: Up to 30 years Size: Medium to Large, up to 23 inches Color: Mostly green with maroon patches on their wings and bluish green upper ­tail feathers Sounds: Talkers, very good in mimicking human sounds …

African Ring-Necked Parakeet

African Ring-Necked Parakeet Scientific Name: Psittacula krameri krameri Origin: From African countries including Mauritania, Senegal, Southern Sudan, and West Africa Average Lifespan: They could live up to 50 years Size: 11 to 13 inches Color: Lime green with black ring around the neck area for male while a …