- Cyanocorax chrysops
- Corvids, Shrikes & Friends
The Plum-headed Parakeet is a parrot native to India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh and endemic to the Indian subcontinent. They live in forests and woodlands and nest in holes in trees.
Male parakeets have a bright red and purple head with a black chin stripe, while females lack the stripe and have a grey head. Males also distingish themselves with a red shoulder patch.
|Hatched||Added to Birdorable on: 11 May 2008|
|Scientific Name||Psittacula cyanocephala|
|Birdorable Family||Parrots & Parakeets|
(as of 29 January 2017)