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Rose-ringed parakeet

Psittacula krameri

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Fact File


40 - 45 cm


110 - 140 kg

Clutch size

3 - 6 eggs

life span

20 - 30 years

The rose-ringed parakeet is a vibrant bird known for its bright green plumage and distinctive red ring around the neck of males. They are highly social and often found in flocks, displaying strong flying abilities and vocalizations.


Their diet mainly consists of seeds, fruits, and vegetables, and they are known for their playful and curious nature. Rose-ringed parakeets are also popular as pets due to their striking appearance and ability to mimic human speech.

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Did you know?!

Rose-ringed parakeets are cavity nesters, preferring to nest in tree hollows or artificial nest boxes

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