Tag: Rose-Ringed Parakeet

Sexing and ageing Rose-ringed Parakeets Psittacula krameri in Britain

Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri) Science Article 1 abstract Although Rose-ringed Parakeets Psittacula krameri over three years old can easily be sexed due to the males’ rose-coloured neck-rings and black bibs, sexually immature males and females are considered impossible to separate in the hand. The biometrics of males and females overlap but males tend to be […]

Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri)

[order] PSITTACIFORMES | [family] Psittacidae | [latin] Psittacula krameri | [authority] Scopoli, 1769 | [UK] Rose-ringed Parakeet | [FR] Perruche a collier | [DE] Halsbandsittich | [ES] Cotorra Verde de Collar | [NL] Halsbandparkiet Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Members of the parrot genus Psittacula or Afro-Asian Ringnecked parakeets as they are commonly known in aviculture […]