Rainbow Lorikeet Profile & Care Guide By Parrot Essentials - Learn More

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 Parrot Profile & Care Guide by Parrot Essentials - Learn More

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) Parrot Profile & Care Guide by Parrot Essentials - Learn More

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 by Parrot Essentials

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 Parrot Profile and Care Guide by Parrot Essentials - Learn More

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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Kakariki Profile & Care Guide – Parrot Essentials

Common name Kakariki, kākāriki, New Zealand parakeet Latin name Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae (Red-fronted Kakariki), Cyanoramphus auriceps (Yellow-fronted Kakariki), Cyanoramphus malherbi (Orange-fronted Kakariki) Length 25-28 cm (10-13 in) Weight 50-65 gr (2.3…

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Timneh African Grey – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Timneh African Grey, TAG Scientific name Psittacus timneh Length 30.5 cm/12 inches Weight 237-275 grams Lifespan 40 years or more Range Western parts of the upper Guinea forests…

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Congo African Grey Parrot Care Guide by Parrot Essentials

Congo African Grey Parrot Care Guide

Common name Congo African Grey Parrot Latin name Psittacus erithacus Length 33 cm/13 inches Weight 400-600 gram Lifespan 50+ years Origin Central Africa, Tanzania, Western Kenya Noise level Medium CONGO…

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Green Winged Macaw Profile & Care Guide by Parrot Essentials

Green Winged Macaw – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Green Winged Macaw Latin name Ara chloropterus (sometimes Ara chloroptera) Length 95 cm / 37 inches Weight 1100 – 1300 grams Lifespan Up to 60 years Origin Northern…

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Cockatiel Profile and Care Guide by Parrot Essentials

Cockatiel – Profile & Care Guide

Common name Cockatiel, weiro, quarrion Latin name Nymphicus hollandicus Length 29 – 33cm / 11 – 12.9 inches Weight 80 – 100 grams Life Span 15 – 20 years Origin…

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