• Jan 14, 2020

Ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrot (Psittacula cyanocephala)

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On a photo: ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrots. Photo: wikipedia.org

Appearance of a ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrot

The ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrot treats average parrots. Length of a body of a ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrot – about 33 cm, a tail long, weight about 80 гр. Main coloring of a body olive-green. The sexual dimorphism is peculiar to birds. Polovozrely males, unlike females, have the yarkookrashenny head of pink-violet color. From a chin around the head the black ring turning into turquoise color. A tail and wings also turquoise, on them on one cerise spot. The beak is not really large, orange-yellow. Pink paws. Females are painted more modestly. Main coloring of a body olive, wings and tail grassy-green. The head is gray-brown, on a neck a flavovirent polova. Pink paws. The beak is yellowish, eyes gray at of both sexes. Young baby birds are painted as a female.

Life expectancy of a ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrot at the correct leaving – 15 – 25 years.

the Area of dwelling of a ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrot and life in the nature

The ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrot lives on the island of Sri Lanka, in Pakistan, Bhutan, Nepal, India and the southern part of China. Besides, there are small populations from the departed pets in the USA (Florida and New York). In a natural area live in dense and rare forests, in parks and gardens.

It is a gregarious and noisy species of parrots. Flight fast and maneuverable. In a diet of a krasnogolova (slivogolovy) annulate parrots various seeds, fruit, fleshy flower petals, sometimes visit agricultural grounds with a sorghum and corn. Can get off in packs with other species of annulate parrots. Males enough territorialna also protect the place of the dwelling from other males.

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On a photo: ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrots. Photo: flickr.com

Reproduction of a ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrot

The nested period of a ruddy-headed (slivogolovy) annulate parrot falls on December, January – April, sometimes July – August on Sri Lanka. The male looks after a female, executes marriage dance. Nest in cavities and emptiness of trees. In a laying usually 4 – 6 eggs which the female incubates within 23 – 24 days. Baby birds leave a nest at the age of about 7 weeks.

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