Crimson bellied parakeet
Pyrrhura perlata




Drapeau français: Conure à ventre rouge Drapeau allemand: Rotkopfsittich
Drapeau espagnol : Cotorra coronirroja




Crimson bellied parakeet is a small size parakeet, with a dark brown head. Bare orbital is whitish. Upper cheek are green becoming bluish on the back. Upper breast and hindneck are bluish grey. Breast is red, wings are green.

This species lives in lowland humid forest prefering secondary forest with denser vegetation.

This parakeet feeds on fruits of differents trees, on palm fruit but also on some flowers.

Reproduction happened between july and novembre. Female nests in the hole of a tree where she lays 3 to 6 eggs.

In captivity, this species is quit common by private breeders and can be seen in about 13 zoos in Europe.



Vulnérable

            

Lengh
24 cm
Weight
80 à 102 g
Clutch size
3 à 6 oeufs
Incubation
25 jours
Longevity
20 ans


Conure tête de feu
Crimson bellied parakeet - Loro Parque - march 2016
Conure tête de feu
Crimson bellied parakeet - Loro Parque - march 2016


Conure tête de feu
Crimson bellied parakeet - Loro Parque - march 2016
Conure tête de feu
Crimson bellied parakeet - Weltvogelpark Walsrode - octobre 2012


Conure tête de feu
Crimson bellied parakeet - Loro Parque - march 2016



Conure tête de feu
Crimson bellied parakeet - Loro Parque - march 2016





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