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African Grey

African Grey Parrot From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search African Grey Parrot Congo African Grey Parrot Timneh African Grey Parrot Conservation status Vulnerable (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Psittaciformes Superfamily: Psittacoidea Family: Psittacidae Subfamily: Psittacinae Genus: Psittacus Species: P. erithacus Binomial name Psittacus erithacus Linnaeus, 1758 Subspecies …

Grey Headed (suahelicus)

The Cape Parrot (Poicephalus robustus) or Levaillant’s Parrot is a large, temperate forest dwelling Poicephalus parrot endemic to South Africa. It has 2 subspecies which may be considered distinct species, the savanna dwelling Brown-necked Parrot (ssp. fuscicollis) and Grey-headed Parrot(ssp. suahelicus). Taxonomy The Cape Parrot is a short-tailed moderately large bird with a very large beak used to crack all sorts of hard nuts …