Species Details

@Syed Abbas (Birdwing,Bangladesh);

Blossom‑headed Parakeet Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Psittacula roseata
Family : Psittaculidae
Order : Psittaciformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : All kind of forests
Description : Blossom-headed Parkeet is a green parakeet with a maroon red-shoulder patch and pale yellow tail tip.The male looks entirely grass green except for its pink head.It has bicolored bill,yelloish irises and greenish-grey legs and feet.The female looks entirely green except for its pale greyish-blue head and chin.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;Photo credit and copyright:Syed Abbas (Birdwing,Bangladesh);taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;bird song owner:Frank Lambert(www.xeno-canto.org/Frank Lambert), bird sound copyright reserved according to www.xeno-canto.org rules; more information, please contact us.