Black-collared Lovebird

About the Black-collared Lovebird
Also known as: Swindern's Lovebird

The Black-collared Lovebird is a small species of parrot native to central parts of Africa. It lives in forest habitat around the equator.

Black-collared Lovebirds have a mostly green plumage, with a black collar behind the neck, blue, red and black tail feathers, and a yellow iris.

Black-collared Lovebirds have a special diet which always includes figs. Because of this unusual dietary requirement, they are rarely kept as pets or in aviaries. The Black-collared Lovebird has a conservation status of Least Concern.

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