- Cathartes burrovianus
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The Lesser Vasa-Parrot, also known as the Black Parrot, is a species found off the southwest coast of Africa on Madagascar and other outlying islands.
The Lesser Vasa-Parrot feeds on fruits, seeds, berries, and even flowers. They forage for food in mangrove swamps and evergreen forests. Lesser Vasa-Parrots are cavity nesters, using tree holes or hollow limbs for raising their chicks.
|Hatched||Added to Birdorable on: 29 March 2014|
|Scientific Name||Coracopsis nigra|
|Birdorable Family||Parrots & Parakeets|
(as of 25 January 2017)
13.8 to 15.7 inches
4.7 to 11 ounces