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*  Chapultepec Zoo
... thick-billed parrot, ocellated turkey, axolotl and the red-kneed tarantula. The Chapultepec Zoo is involved with various ...
*  Beak
Benjamin Cummings, 2008 Jupiter, Tony; Parr, Mike (2010). Parrots: A Guide to Parrots of the World. A&C Black. p. 17. ISBN 978- ... Although it is sometimes feathered in parrots, the cere is typically bare and often brightly colored. In raptors, the cere is a ... For example, the culmen of the parrot crossbill is strongly decurved, while that of the very similar red crossbill is more ... Birds from a handful of families-including raptors, owls, skuas, parrots, turkeys and curassows-have a waxy structure called a ...
*  Hispaniolan amazon
The Hispaniolan amazon or Hispaniolan parrot (Amazona ventralis) is a species of parrot in the family Psittacidae. It is found ... These parrots create nests in tree cavities, the clutch ranges from 2 to 4 eggs maximum, the eggs hatch in about a 30 days and ... This parrot lives in the wood forests in Haiti and the Dominican Republic. However over the recent years they have been ... the newborns from the tree cavities and destroy the nest that have been reused over the years and afterwards priving the parrot ...
*  Feather-plucking
Orange-winged amazon parrots (Amazona amazonica) that were housed in proximity and direct line of sight to the door showed ... In addition, parrots that feather-pluck have been found to have higher levels of corticosterone, a hormone secreted by many ... Approximately 50% of parrots exhibiting feather damaging behaviour have been diagnosed as having inflammatory skin disease ... In orange-winged amazon parrots, a heritability estimate of 1.14 ± 0.27 was found for feather-plucking, indicating that a ...
*  Parrots International
... is an international charity dedicated to saving parrots. Parrots International was founded in 2005 as a ... The Parrots International website The Online Magazine of Parrots International The Parrots International Annual Symposium of ... Parrots International develops, funds, and supports an array of conservation projects. Parrots International strives to form ... The Parrots International Symposium is the largest annual conference dedicated to parrot conservation, field research and ...
*  38 Parrots
"38 Parrots" / 38 попугаев (1976) "38 Parrots: Udav's Grandmother" / 38 попугаев: Бабушка удава (1977) "38 Parrots: How to Cure ... "38 Parrots: And What if It Works!" / 38 попугаев: А вдруг получится! (1978) "38 Parrots: Hello to Martyshka" / 38 попугаев: ... "38 Parrots: Gymnastics for the Tail" / 38 попугаев: Зарядка для хвоста (1979) "38 Parrots: The Great Covery" / 38 попугаев: ... 38 Parrots (Russian: 38 попугаев, translit. Tridtsat vosem popugaev) is a series of ten children's cartoons produced in the ...
*  List of parrots
Homberger, D. G. (2006). "Classification and the status of wild populations of parrots". In Luescher AU. Manual of parrot ... New Zealand parrots). Parrots have a generally pantropical distribution with several species inhabiting temperate regions in ... Birds portal List of true parrots List of macaws List of amazon parrots List of Nestoridae List of Aratinga parakeets This ... ground parrots and allies Tribe Platycercini: broad-tailed parrots Subfamily Psittacellinae: one genus (Psittacella) with ...
*  List of amazon parrots
The amazon parrots are about 30 species of parrots that comprise the genus Amazona. They are native to the New World, ranging ... List of parrots Neotropical parrots List of macaws List of Ramphastos species and subspecies Binford, L. (1989). "A ... The yellow-faced parrot, Alipiopsitta xanthops, was traditionally placed within the amazon parrot genus, but recent research ... Amazon parrots range in size from medium to large, and have relatively short, rather square tails. They are predominantly green ...
*  Funds for Endangered Parrots
The "Fonds für bedrohte Papageien" consists of parrot specialists dedicated to the protection of parrots in the wild. It ... Palawan racket-tailed parrot, red and blue lory Americas: Lear's macaw, red-fronted macaw, yellow-eared parrot, St. Vincent ... which supports and operates projects worldwide for endangered parrot species. A working group for parrots was established in ... They are held either alongside a parrot and bird exhibition or at the premises of a zoo or bird park. The venue in 2000 was the ...
*  Parrots of New Zealand
Further parrot species were not introduced by acclimatisation societies, but occasion releases, both deliberate and accidental ... Apart from the occasional bird blown in from Australia, all the parrot species naturally occurring in New Zealand are found ... New Zealand is geographically isolated, and originally lacked any mammalian predators, hence parrots evolved to fill habitats ... The other New Zealand parrot species are the Chatham kaka (N. sp.) and Chatham parakeet (Cyanoramphus forbesi), from the ...
*  Parrots of New Guinea
The island of New Guinea is home to 46 species of parrots, which makes it the third most diverse biogeographic region in parrot ... But considering that the area of New Guinea is at least 8 times smaller than these two zones, it makes New Guinea's parrot ... 38 species of parrots are endemic to the island of New Guinea and minor offshore islands.. ... New Guinea shares three species of cockatoos and five other species of parrots with neighbouring Australia and other islands. ...
*  Superb parrot
The superb parrot (Polytelis swainsonii), also known as Barraband's parrot, Barraband's parakeet, or green leek parrot, is a ... Juniper, Tony; Parr, Mike (1998). "Chapter 121: Superb Parrot". Parrots; A Guide to Parrots of the World. Pica Press. ISBN 1- ... "Gorged Parrots at Risk" (bottom of page). Retrieved December 31, 2008. Lendon, Alan H. (1973). Australian Parrots in Field and ... Common names include superb parrot and, in avicultural circles, Barraband's parrot or parakeet, named after the artist Jacques ...
*  Rodrigues parrot
... along with other Mascarene parrots. The Rodrigues parrot bore similarities to the broad-billed parrot of Mauritius, and may ... The Rodrigues parrot was described as being the largest parrot species on the island, with a big head and a long tail. Its ... The Rodrigues parrot (Necropsittacus rodricanus) is an extinct species of parrot that was endemic to the Mascarene island of ... It was the largest parrot on Rodrigues, and it had the largest head of any Mascarene parrot. It may have looked similar to the ...
*  Meyer's parrot
The Meyer's parrot (Poicephalus meyeri) is a small (about 21 cm, 90-130g) but stocky African parrot. Meyer's parrots display ... Trade in Meyer's parrots that have been bred in aviculture is legal. Meyer's parrots are listed on Appendix II of the ... African Parrots. Hancock House, Blaine, WA. Wirminghaus, J.O., Meyer's Parrot. In: The atlas of southern African birds. Vol. 1 ... The Meyer's parrot nests in tree cavities. The eggs are white and there are usually three or four in a clutch. The female ...
*  Grey parrot
The grey parrot or African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus) is an Old World parrot in the family Psittacidae. This article ... "Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus) - Care In Captivity". World Parrot Trust. Retrieved 10 April 2014. "Grey Parrot (Psittacus ... "Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus) , Parrot Encyclopedia". www.parrots.org. Retrieved 2 March 2016. "Psittacus erithacus (grey ... Grey parrots are monogamous breeders which nest in tree cavities. Each couple of parrots needs its own tree to nest. The hen ...
*  Turquoise parrot
... chestnut-shouldered grass-parrot, chestnut-winged grass-parakeet, chestnut-winged grass-parrot, and turquoisine grass parrot, ... The turquoise parrot (Neophema pulchella) is a species of parrot in the genus Neophema native to Eastern Australia, from ... Turquoise parrots also chatter when settling to roost in the evening. The turquoise parrot is monogamous. The male perches ... One of six species of grass parrot in the genus Neophema, it is most closely related to the scarlet-chested parrot. The two are ...
*  Hooded parrot
Black-hooded parrot is an alternative name. The hooded parrot is a medium-sized parrot, up to 26 cm long, weighing 50 to 60 g. ... The male hooded parrot can be distinguished from the similar looking male golden-shouldered parrot mainly by the absence of a ... The hooded parrot (Psephotellus dissimilis) is a species of parrot native to the Northern Territory in Australia. It is found ... The female moth lays eggs in the parrot nesting cavity, so that the eggs hatch at the same time as the baby hooded parrots. The ...
*  Rock parrot
The rock parrot (Neophema petrophila), also known as the rock elegant, is a parrot which is endemic to coastal South Australia ... It is a small, predominantly olive-green parrot. Grass seeds form the bulk of its diet. The rock parrot was described by ... Rock parrots eat seeds of grasses, shrubs and succulent plants, such as Carpobrotus species, in coastal habitats. They can be ... ISBN 0-19-910207-4. Forshaw J (1978). Parrots of the World. Landsdowne. pp. 265-66. ISBN 0-7018-0690-7. Lendon AH (1980). ...
*  Swift parrot
This parrots/species is also known as the Red-faced or Red-shouldered Parrot. The species breeds in Tasmania from September to ... The swift parrot is only distantly related to the blue-winged and orange-bellied parrots, suggesting that two separate lineages ... The swift parrot is about 25 cm (10 in) long and has long pointed wings and long tapering tail feathers. It is mainly green ... The female parrots are slightly duller than the males and with a creamy underwing bar. They are noisy, always active and showy ...
*  Pesquet's parrot
The Pesquet's parrot is a large parrot with a total length of approximately 46 cm (18 in) and a weight of 680-800 g (24-28 oz ... The Pesquet's parrot (Psittrichas fulgidus) also known as the vulturine parrot (leading to easy confusion with Pyrilia ... The Pesquet's parrot is a highly specialised frugivore, feeding almost exclusively on a few species of figs. Flowers and nectar ... The Pesquet's parrot is listed on Appendix II of CITES. BirdLife International (2012). "Psittrichas fulgidus". IUCN Red List of ...
*  Parrot training
Parrots are often used in shows at zoos and amusement parks. Parrots need to socialize. Some behavior problems may be averted ... Training a parrot with this type of positive reinforcement is the least abrasive approach to training parrots, and often the ... Parrots must not be harmed while taming them. Tricks commonly taught to pet parrots may include targeting, approaching on ... Parrot training, also called parrot teaching, is the application of training techniques to modify the behavior of household ...
*  Parrot, Kentucky
Parrot is located at the junction of Kentucky Route 2002 and Kentucky Route 2003 4.85 miles (7.81 km) west of Annville. Parrot ... "Parrot". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. State Primary Road System: Jackson County (PDF ... Parrot is an unincorporated community in Jackson County, Kentucky, United States. ...
*  Carl Parrot
Carl Philip August Parrot (1 February 1867, Castell - 28 January 1911, Munich) was a German physician and ornithologist who ... Born in Castell, Lower Franconia to Dr Jean Parrot. He studied medicine at Berlin, Vienna and Munich, obtaining an M.D. in 1894 ... Carl Parrot". Ibis. 53 (3): 557-558. doi:10.1111/j.1474-919X.1911.tb03323.x. Kleinschmidt, Otto; Thielemann (1911). "Carl ... Parrot". Falco (in German): 20. Anonymous (1911). "Notes and News" (PDF). Auk. 28: 388-389. Von Carolsfeld, E. Schnorr (1911 ...
*  Parrot astrology
He instructs the parrot to pick a card for the patron. The parrot walks over to the cards, picks one from the stack or the ... A parrot astrologer sitting beneath a tree A patron seeks her fortune Parrot going through the cards Mani the parakeet Fortune ... Parrot astrology or Parrot fortune-telling (Tamil: கிளி ஜோசியம்) is a type of astrology popular among the Tamils of Tamil Nadu ... A parrot astrologer/fortune teller typically sits beneath a tree to call or by the side of the road where people congregate in ...
*  Mulga parrot
Common names include the mulga parrot, many-coloured parrot, and varied parrot. The male mulga parrot is multicolored, from ... The mulga parrot (Psephotellus varius), also known as the many-colored parrot, is endemic to arid scrublands and lightly ... The mulga parrot is generally encountered in pairs in arid grassland and mulga scrubland. Breeding season is anywhere from July ... The mulga parrot was given its current scientific name of Psephotellus varius by American zoologist Austin Hobart Clark in 1910 ...