• Jan 14, 2020

Rozovogrudy annulate parrot (Psittacula alexandri)

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On a photo: rozovogrudy annulate parrot. Photo: wikipedia.org

Description of a rozovogrudy annulate parrot

The Rozovogrudy annulate parrot is an average long-tailed parrot with a length of body about 33 cm and weighing about 156 гр. Plumage of a back and wings grassy-green with olive and turquoise shades. Polovozrely males and females are painted differently. The head of a male gray-blue, from an eye to an eye through a voskovitsa goes a black strip, under a beak big black "moustaches". The breast is pink, on wings olive spots. The beak is red, a podklyuvya black. Paws are gray, eyes yellow. At females all beak black. 8 subspecies differing in elements of coloring and an area of dwelling are known.

Life expectancy of a rozovogrudy annulate parrot at due leaving – about 20 - 25 years.

An area of dwelling and life in the nature of a rozovogrudy annulate parrot

The look lives in a northern part of India, the South of China and Asia, on islands to the east from India. Rozovogrudy annulate parrots in the nature live in small packs from 6 — 10 individuals (seldom up to 50 individuals) at the height about 1500 meters above sea level. Prefer the woods of open type, the dry woods, the damp tropical two-story forests, mangrove, coconut and mango thickets. Also agrolandscapes are parks, gardens and agricultural grounds.

Rozovogrudy annulate parrots eat the wild figs cultivated and wild fruit, flowers, nectar, nuts, various seeds and berries, ears of corn and rice. When feeding on fields can gather in packs up to 1000 birds and cause an essential loss to a harvest.

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On a photo: rozovogrudy annulate parrot. Photo: singaporebirds.com

Reproduction of a rozovogrudy annulate parrot

The nested season of a rozovogrudy annulate parrot on Java Island falls on December – April, in other places can breed almost all the year round. 3 – 4 eggs nest in emptiness of trees, in a laying usually. The incubatory period 23 — 24 days, is hatched by a female. Baby birds of a rozovogrudy annulate parrot leave a nest at the age of about 7 weeks.

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