Grey-headed Parakeet (species: Psittacula finschii) in Birds of Laos (Gaia Guide)
Psittacula finschii
Grey-headed Parakeet

©Vijay Anand Ismavel: Grey-headed Parakeet (Psittacula finschii)

©Vijay Anand Ismavel: Grey-headed Parakeet (Psittacula finschii)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Psittaciformes
Family Psittacidae
Genus Psittacula
Species Psittacula finschii
Status least concern

Distinguishing features

Its face is grey/green, and the rest of its head is dull green with faint pale green band below cheeks to hindcrown. (Wikipedia)


  • Up to 40 cm (Length of specimen)


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.


Distribution and habitat preferences

It occurs from the North-eastern states of India, into Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam. (Wikipedia)

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