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Maximillian Pionus – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Maximilian Pionus, scaly-headed parrot Scientific name Pionus maximiliani Length 29cm/11.5″ Weight 225-275 grams Lifespan 40 years Origin Brazil, Paraguay, Bolivia, northern Argentina Noise Level Low (for a parrot)…

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White-Capped Pionus – Profile & Care Guide

Common name White Capped Pionus Scientific name Pionus senilis Length 24 cm / 9.5″ Weight 229g / 8 oz Lifespan Up to 40 years Origin Mexico, Central America Noise level…

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Patagonian Conure – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Patagonian conure, burrowing parrot Scientific name Cyanoliseus patagonus Length 45 cm/18 inches Weight 256-281 grams Lifespan 20-30 years Origin South-Central Argentina, Chile Noise level High! Natural habitat As…

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Blue and Gold Macaw – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Blue and gold macaw, blue and yellow macaw Scientific name Ara ararauna Length 84 cm/33 inches Weight 1000-1100 grams Lifespan Up to 60 years Origin Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia,…

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White Fronted Amazon – Profile & Care Guide

Common name White Fronted Amazon, Spectacled Amazon Scientific name Amazona albifrons Length 26-28 cm/10-11 inches Weight 190-250 grams Lifespan Up to 50 years Origin Mexico and Central America, down to…

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Rainbow Lorikeet – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Rainbow Lorikeet, Little Lory, Red-faced Lorikeet Scientific name Trichoglossus moluccanus Length 30cm (11.8 inch) Weight 140 grams (4.9 oz) Lifespan 25-30 years Origin Eastern and Southeastern Australia Noise Level…

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Goffin’s Cockatoo – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Goffin’s cockatoo, Tanimbar corella Scientific name Cacatua goffiniana Length 27 – 33 cm Lifespan 40 years Weight 250 – 325 grams Origin Indonesia Noise level Moderate to rather…

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Budgie (Budgerigar) – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Budgie, budgerigar Scientific name Melopsittacus undulatus Length 18-20 cm (7-7.8 in) Weight 22-32 gr (0.8-1.1 oz) Lifespan 6-18 years Origin Central-Southern Australia Noise level Quiet warbling to sharp…

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Senegal Parrot – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Senegal Parrot Latin name Poicephalus senegalus Length 23 cm/9 inches Weight 120-150 grams Life Span 25-30 years Origin Savanna woodlands and forests of West Africa (Senegal, Gambia and…

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Blue-Throated Conure Profile & Care Guide

Common name Blue Throated Conure, Ochre-Marked Parakeet Latin name Pyrrhura cruentata Length 30cm/11.8 inches Weight 90 grams Life Span 15 – 25 years Origin Eastern Brazil, from southern Bahia south…

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