Senegal Parrot

Poicephalus senegalus - Perroquet youyou

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Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Psittaciformes

  • Family
    :

    Psittacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Poicephalus

  • Species
    :

    senegalus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 23 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 120 à 161 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

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Senegal Parrot (Poicephalus senegalus) is a species of bird in the Psittacidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Poicephalus senegalus senegalus (Gambia and Guinea-Bissau to s Niger, n Nigeria, n Cameroon and sw Chad.)
  • Poicephalus senegalus versteri (nw Ivory Coast to sw Nigeria)

Foreign names

  • Perroquet youyou,
  • Lorito Senegalés,
  • Periquito-massarongo,
  • Mohrenkopf,
  • szenegáli papagáj,
  • Bonte Boertje,
  • Pappagallo del Senegal,
  • Senegalpapegoja,
  • Senegalpapegøye,
  • papagáj dlhokrídly,
  • papoušek senegalský,
  • Senegalpapegøje,
  • senegalinkaija,
  • lloro del Senegal,
  • afrykanka żółtobrzucha,
  • Сенегальский длиннокрылый попугай,
  • ネズミガシラハネナガインコ,
  • 塞内加尔鹦鹉,
  • 塞內加爾鸚鵡,

Voice song and cries

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Habitat

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Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Plantations

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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