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Parrots In Captivity | by William Thomas Greene



The laudable attempts of the late Mr. C. Buxton, of Mr. Sydney Buxton, of the Hon. and Rev. Mr. Dutton, and of other amateurs to naturalize different kinds of Parrots, Parrakeets, Lories, and Cockatoos in this country, having failed, mainly in consequence of "those vile guns", it is to be feared that connoisseurs who wish to obtain an intimate acquaintance with these birds without going abroad, must content themselves with studying the manners, habits and peculiarities of the various species of Parrots in captivity, since to do so at large would appear, for the reasons stated above, and in the following pages, to be impossible; and it is a terrible pity that it should be so, for few sights are more attractive than a flock of these grand birds, the Macaws especially, wheeling around in the bright sunshine, when their variegated coats glisten like living jewels, and then settling down among the tops of some patriarchal trees, where they show themselves off to even greater advantage - their brilliant colours contrasting boldly with the dark green of the surrounding foliage - than when sporting freely in mid air...

TitleParrots In Captivity
AuthorWilliam Thomas Greene
PublisherGeorge Bell and Sons
Year1883
Copyright1883, George Bell and Sons
AmazonParrots in Captivity

By W.T. Greene, M.A., M.D., F.Z.S., Etc. Author of "The Amateur's Aviary of Foreign Birds" Editor of "Notes on Cage Birds;" etc.

With notes on several species by The Hon. And Rev. F. G. Dutton.

Illustrated with coloured plates

To Benjamin Fawcett, Esq., This Work Is Cordially Inscribed By His Sincere And Obliged Friend, The Author.

-Introduction
The laudable attempts of the late Mr. C. Buxton, of Mr. Sydney Buxton, of the Hon. and Rev. Mr. Dutton, and of other amateurs to naturalize different kinds of Parrots, Parrakeets, Lories, and Cockatoo...
-Goffin's Cockatoo. Psittacus Goffini. Cacatua Gojffini
Psittacus Goffini, Russ. Synonym: Cacatua Gojffini. German: Goffin's Kakadu. THIS altogether charming and comparatively rare bird, is stated in the Catalogue of the London Zoological Society to ...
-Great White-Crested Cockatoo. Psittacus leucolophus. Cacatua leucolophus, Cacatua cristatella, Plictolophus leucolophus
Psittacus leucolophus, Russ. Synonyms: Cacatua leucolophus, Cacatua cristatella, Plictolophus leucolophus, etc. German: Der weisshaubige Kakadu. GREAT White-Crested Cockatoo. THIS fine bi...
-Leadbeater's Cockatoo. Psittacus Leadbeateri. VYMS: Plyctolophus Leadbeateri, Plyctolophus erythropterus, Cacatua Leadbeateri
Psittacus Leadbeateri, Russ. VYMS: Plyctolophus Leadbeateri, Plyctolophus erythropterus, Cacatua Leadbeateri. German: Der Inka-Kakadu. TIME was when the acquisition of this glorious bird meant m...
-Lesser Lemon-Crested Cockatoo. Psittacus sulphureus. Albus galeritus, Cacatua luteo-cristata, Cacatua sulphured, Plyctolophus sulphureus
Psittacus sulphureus, Russ. Synonyms: Albus galeritus, Cacatua luteo-cristata, Cacatua sulphured, Plyctolophus sulphureus, etc. German: Der Kleine gelbgehaubte Kakadu. THIS bird is a miniature p...
-Rose-Breasted Cockatoo. Psittacus roseicapillus. Cacatua roseicapilla, Plictolophus roseicapillus, Eolophus roseus. Der rosenrothe Kakadu
Psittacus roseicapillus, Russ. Synonyms: Cacatua roseicapilla, Plictolophus roseicapillus, Eolophus roseus, etc. German : Der rosenrothe Kakadu. ROSE-BREASTED COCKATOO. THIS handsome but com...
-Slender-Billed Cockatoo. Psittacus nasica. Psittacus nasicus, Plyctolophus tenuirostris, Cacatua nasica, Licmetis tenuirostris, Licmetis nasicus
Psittacus nasica, Russ. Synonyms: Psittacus nasicus, Plyctolophus tenuirostris, Cacatua nasica, Licmetis tenuirostris, Licmetis nasicus, etc. German: Der Nasenkakadu. Slender- Billed Cockato...
-Cockatiel. Psittcacus Novoe-Hollandice. Paloeornis Novoe-Hollandioe, Leptolophus auricomis, Nymphacus Novoe-Hollandice, Calopsitta Novoe-Hollandioe, Gould
Psittcacus Novoe-Hollandice, Russ. Synonyms: Paloeornis Novoe-Hollandioe, Leptolophus auricomis, Nymphacus Novoe-Hollandice, Calopsitta Novoe-Hollandioe, Gould. COCKATIEL. German: Der Nymfen...
-Blue Mountain Lory. Psittacus Swainsonii. Trychoglossus Swainsonii, Psittacus Novoe Hollandice (hoematodus var. r), Psittacus hoematodus, Psittacus cyanogaster, Trichoglossus hoematodus, Trichoglossus multicolor, Trichoglossus Novoe Hollandice
Psittacus Swainsonii, Russ. Synonyms: Trychoglossus Swainsonii, Psittacus Novoe Hollandice (hoematodus var. r), Psittacus hoematodus, Psittacus cyanogaster, Trichoglossus hoematodus, Trichoglossus mul...
-Purple-Capped Lory. Prittacus atricapillus. Lorius domicella, Lorius orientalis indicus, Domicella atricapilla
Prittacus atricapillus, Russ. Synonyms: Lorius domicella, Lorius orientalis indicus, Domicella atricapilla. German: Der schwarrzkappige Lori. Purple-capped Lory. French; Perroquet lori a ...
-Alexandrine Parrakeet. Psittacus eupatrius. Paloeornis Alexandri, Vgrs., Jrd.; Psittacus Alexandri, Bchst., Lthm.; Psittacus neglectus, Psittacus torquatus, Conurus Alexandri auctorum
Psittacus eupatrius, Russ. Synonyms: Paloeornis Alexandri, Vgrs., Jrd.; Psittacus Alexandri, Bchst., Lthm.; Psittacus neglectus, Psittacus torquatus, Conurus Alexandri auctorum; etc., etc. German: ...
-Rllng-Necked Or Bengal Parrakeet. Psittacus torquatus. Psittacus Alexamdri; Psittacus torquatus macrourus antiquorum;
Psittacus torquatus, Russ. Synonyms: Psittacus Alexamdri; Psittacus torquatus macrourus antiquorum; Psittacus minor macrovius viridis; Psittacus manillensis ? Bchst.; Psittacus docilis; Palceornis ...
-Blossom-Headed Parrakeet. Psittacus cyanocephalus. Palceornis rosa, Paloeornis erythrocephalus Bongalensis, Gld
Psittacus cyanocephalus, Russ. Synonyms: Palceornis rosa, Paloeornis erythrocephalus bongalensis, Gld.; Paloeornis ginginianus; Paloeornis rhodocephialus, Shw. Paloeornis bcngalensis, Vgrs., etc. ...
-Barraband's Parrakeet. Psittacus Barrabandi. Polytelis Barrabandi, Gld., Wgl.; Paloeornis Barrabandi, Vgrs., Slb.; Paloeornis rosaceus, Platysercus rosaceus, Gr
Psittacus Barrabandi, Russ. Synonyms: Polytelis Barrabandi, Gld., Wgl.; Paloeornis Barrabandi, Vgrs., Slb.; Paloeornis rosaceus, Platysercus rosaceus, Gr.; BARRABANDS PARRAKEET. Barrabandius...
-Red-Winged Parrakeet. Prittacus erythropterus. Aprosmictus erythropterus, Gld.; Psittacus melanotis, Shw
Prittacus erythropterus, Russ. Synonyms: Aprosmictus erythropterus, Gld.; Psittacus melanotis, Shw.; RED-WINGED PARRAKEET. Platycercus erythropterus, Vgrs.; Ptistes erythropterus et coccineo...
-Turquoisine. Psittaeus pulchellus. Euphema pulchella, Swns.; Nanodes pulchellus, Vgrs
Psittaeus pulchellus, Russ. Synonyms: Euphema pulchella, Swns.; Nanodes pulchellus, Vgrs.; TURQUOISINE. Lathamus azureus, Lss.; Psittaeus Edwardsii, etc., etc. German: Der Schonsittich. ...
-Elegant Parrakeet. Psittacus elegans. Euphema elegans, Gld., Gr., Fnsch.; Nanodes elegans, Gld
Psittacus elegans, Russ. Synonyms: Euphema elegans, Gld., Gr., Fnsch.; Nanodes elegans, Gld. German: Der Ziersittich. ELEGANT PARRAKEET. THIS handsome bird is, we believe, only a local va...
-Javan Parrakeet. Psittacus Alexandri. Psittacus fasciatus, Mll.; Psittacus Javanicus, Osb
Psittacus Alexandri, Russ. Synonyms: Psittacus fasciatus, Mll.; Psittacus Javanicus, Osb.; JAVAN PARAKEET. Psittacus pondicericmiis, Gml.; Psittacus Osbeckii, Lth.; Psittacus mistaceus, S...
-King Parrot, Or Parrakeet. Psittacus cyanopygus. Asprosmictus scapulatus, Gld.; Psittacus scapulatus
Psittacus cyanopygus, Russ. Synonyms: Asprosmictus scapulatus, Gld.; Psittacus scapulatus, Khl.; KING PARROT OR PARRAKEET. Platycercus scapulatus, Vgrs.; Platycercus cyanopygus, Fnsch.; etc....
-Splendid Parrakeet. Psittacus splendidus. Euphema splendida, Gld., Gr.; Euphema chrysostoma, Wgl
Psittacus splendidus, Russ. Synonyms: Euphema splendida, Gld., Gr.; Euphema chrysostoma, Wgl. German: Der Glanzsittich. SPLENDID PARRAKEET. THE vast, sparsely timbered plains of Western A...
-Orange-Bellied Parrakeet. Psittacus aurantius. Euphema aurantia, Gld
Psittacus aurantius. Synonym: Euphema aurantia, Gld. THIS charming bird, which a recent writer considers to be a creation of the late John Gould's imagination, is, nevertheless, a very real Parrot,...
-Bourke's Parrakeet. Psittacus Bourki. Euphema Bourkii, Gld.; Platycercus Bourki, Fnsch
Psittacus Bourki, Russ. Synonyms: Euphema Bourkii, Gld.; Platycercus Bourki, Fnsch. German: Der Bourksittich. BOURKE'S PARRAKEET. THIS most charming Parrakeet was discovered by the late J...
-Undulated Grass Parrakeet, Or Budgerigar. Psittacus undulatus. Melospittacus undulatus, Gld.; Euphema undulata, Shw
Psittacus undulatus, Russ. Synonyms: Melospittacus undulatus, Gld.; Euphema undulata, Shw.; Nanodes undulatus, Jard. & Slb.; etc., etc. German: Der Wellensittich. French: La Perruche Ondulee....
-Green Ground Parrot. Psittacus pezophorus. Pezophorus formosus, Gld
Psittacus pezophorus. Synonym: Pezophorus formosus, Gld. German: Der Erdsittich. Green Ground Parrot. French: La Perruche terrestre, ou ingambee. THE Ground Parrots form a group quite ...
-West African Love-Bird. Psittacus pullarius. Agapornis pullaria, Bp., Hrtl.; Psittacus guineensis, Mll
Psittacus pullarius, Russ. Synonyms: Agapornis pullaria, Bp., Hrtl.; Psittacus guineensis, Mll.; WEST AFRICAN LOVE - BIRD. Psittaculus guineensis, Psittacula guineensis, etc., etc. German...
-Rosy Faced Love - Bird. Psittacus roseicollis. Agapornis roseicollis, Bp.; Psittacus pullarius, var., Lchtst
Psittacus roseicollis, Russ. Synonyms: Agapornis roseicollis, Bp.; Psittacus pullarius, var., Lchtst.; ROSY FACED - LOVE BIRD. Psittacus parasiticus, Tmk. ?; Psittacula roseicollis, Wgl., et...
-Grey-Headed Or Madagascar Love-Bird. Psittacus canus. Agapornis cana, Psittacus canus, Gml
Psittacus canus, Russ. Synonyms: Agapornis cana, Psittacus canus, Gml.; GREY HEADED OR MADAGASCAR LOVE-BIRD. Psittacus polyocar, Frst.; Polyopritta cana, Bp., etc.; Psittacula Madagascariens...
-Pennant's Parrakeet. Psittacus Pennanti, Lthm.. Platycercus Pennanti, Vgrs.; Psittacus gloriosus, Shw
Psittacus Pennanti, Lthm., Russ. Synonyms: Platycercus Pennanti, Vgrs.; Psittacus gloriosus, Shw.; PENNANT'S PARRAKEET. Psittacus splendidus, Gr.; Psittacus elegans, Khl.; etc. German: Pe...
-Vol 2. Introduction
THE height of our ambition in the bird-keeping line for many years was to have a Parrot of our own: we were not at all particular as to the species, or as to the colour of the bird, whether grey, gree...
-Rose-Hill Or Rosella Parrakeet. Psittacus eximius. Psittacus capitatus, Shw., Khl.; Psittacus omnicolor, Bchst.; Platycercus eximius, VGRS., Gld
Psittacus eximius, Russ. Synonyms: Psittacus capitatus, Shw., Khl.; Psittacus omnicolor, Bchst.; Platycercus eximius, VGRS., Gld., etc. German: Der Buntsittich oder die Rosella. French: La Perru...
-Pale-Headed Or Mealy Rosella. Psittacus palliceps. Platycercus palliceps, Vgrs., Jrdn., Gld
Psittacus palliceps, Russ. Synonyms: Platycercus palliceps, Vgrs., Jrdn., Gld., etc. Platycercus coelestis, Gr.; Conurus palliceps, Cv. German: Der blasshopfige Buntsittich. THE Mealy Rosella...
-Yellow-Pumped Parrakeet
In its native land, is surely rather extraordinary, especially as it is frequently kept as a cage-pet by the colonists, and being a grass-seed feeder is by no means difficult to preserve in captivity....
-New Zealand Parrakeet. Psittacus Novoe Zelandioe. Cyanoramphus Novoe Zelandioe, Snc;
Psittacus Novoe Zelandioe, Russ. Synonyms: Cyanoramphus Novoe Zelandioe, Snc; New Zealand Parrakeet. Cyanoramphus Novoe Ouineoe, Bp.; Cyanoramphus auclcmdicus, Bp.; Euphema Novoe Zeelandi...
-Golden-Crowned Parrakeet Of New Zealand. Psittacus auriceps. Cyanoramphus auriceps, Bp.; Cyanoramphus Malherbi, Snc;
Psittacus auriceps, Russ. Synonyms: Cyanoramphus auriceps, Bp.; Cyanoramphus Malherbi, Snc; Psittacus pacificus, var. d., Gml.; Euphema auriceps, Lchtst.; Platycercus auriceps et Malherbi, Gr. ...
-Blue Bonnet Parrakeet. Psittacus hcematogaster. Psephotus hoematogaster, Gld
Psittacus hcematogaster, Russ. Synonyms: Psephotus hoematogaster, Gld.; BLUE BONNET PARRAKEET. Platycereus hoematogaster, Pnsch.; Euphema hoematogaster. German: Der Blutbauchsittich. T...
-Blood Or Red-Rumped Parrakeet. Psittacus hoematonotus. Psephotus hoematonotus, Gld., Bp..; Platycercus hoematonotus, Wgm., Gr.. Euphema hoematonotus, Musi
Psittacus hoematonotus, Russ. Synonyms: Psephotus hoematonotus, Gld., Bp., etc.; Platycercus hoematonotus, Wgm., Gr., etc. Euphema hoematonotus, Musi. BLOOD OR RED - RUMPED PARRAKEET. German...
-Many-Coloured Parrakeet. Psittacus Multicolor. Psephotus Multicolor. Platycercus Multicolor
Psittacus multicolor, Russ, KHL., Tmm. Synonyms: Platycercus multicolor, Vgrs., Wgl., Fnsch.; Psephotus multicolor, Gld., Bp., Gr.; Euphema multicolor. German: Der vielfarbige Sittich. ...
-Beautiful Or Paradise Parrakeet. Psittacus pulcherrimus. Psephotus pulcherrimus, Gld., Bp.; Platycercus pulcherrimus, Gr., Fnsch.; Euphema pulcherrima
Psittacus pulcherrimus, Russ. Synonyms: Psephotus pulcherrimus, Gld., Bp.; Platycercus pulcherrimus, Gr., Fnsch.; Euphema pulcherrima. German: Der Paradiessittich. BEAUTIFUL OR, PARADISE PAR...
-Swift Parrakeet, Or Lorikeet. Psittacus discolor. Russ. Psittacus humeralis, Bchst.; Psittacus Lathami
Psittacus discolor. Russ. Synonyms: Psittacus humeralis, Bchst.; Psittacus Lathami, Khl.; Euphema discolor, Wagl.; Lathamus discolor, Gld. German: Der Schwalbenlori, oder der Lori mit rosenrothe...
-Passerine Or Blue-Winged Parrakeet. Psittactis passerinus, Bchst., Linn.. Psittacula passerina, Wgl., Bp., Fnsch.
Psittactis passerinus, Russ, Bchst., Linn., etc. Synonyms: Psittacula passerina, Wgl., Bp., Fnsch., etc.; PASSERINE OR BLUE WINGED Parakeet. Psittacula passerina, gregaria, et modesta, Lchts...
-Grey Parrot. Psittacus Erithacus, Linn., Lthm., Bchst.. Psittacus cum cauda rubra, Fnsch.; Psittacus Ghuneensis cinereus, Brss.; Psittacus ruber, Sep
Psittacus erithacus, Linn., Lthm., Bchst., etc. Synonyms: Psittacus cum cauda rubra, Fnsch.; Psittacus Ghuneensis cinereus, Brss.; Psittacus ruber, Sep. German: Der graue Papagei, Russ. French: ...
-Senegal Parrot. Psittacus Senegalus, Psittacus senegalensisPsittacus Versteri, Gff
Psittacus senegalus, Linn., Lthm., Khl., etc. Synonyms: Psittacus senegalensis, Br.; Psittacus Versteri, Gff.; Senegal Parrot. Psittacula senegalensis, Brss.; Pionus senegalus, Wgl.; Poic...
-Hyacinthine Macaw. Psittacus hyacinthinus. Ara hyacinthina, Gr., Schlgl.; Psittacus Augustus, Shw
Psittacus hyacinthinus, Russ. Synonyms: Ara hyacinthina, Gr., Schlgl.; Psittacus Augustus, Shw.; Hyacinthine Macaw. Psittacara cobaltina, Brj.; Macrocercus Augustus, Stph.; Macrocercus hy...
-Military Macaw. Psittacus militaris, Linn.. Ara militaris, Gr.; Arara militaris, Vll
Psittacus militaris, Linn., Russ. Synonyms: Ara militaris, Gr.; Arara militaris, Vll.; Military macaw. Psittacus militaris et ambiguus, Kl.; Macrocercus militaris, Jard., Bp. Sittace mili...
-Red And Blue Macaw. Psittacus macao, Lin.. Ara macao, L.Z.S.; Psittacus erythroryaneus, Gssn
Psittacus macao, Lin., Russ. Synonyms: Ara macao, L.Z.S.; Psittacus erythroryaneus, Gssn.; RED AND BLUE MACAW. Psittacus aracanga, Gml.; Macrocercus aracanga et macao, Vll.; Sittace araca...
-Blue And Yellow Macaw. Psittacus ararauna. Ara ararauna, Gr., Bp..; Sittace ararauna, Wgl
Psittacus ararauna, Russ. Synonyms: Ara ararauna, Gr., Bp., etc.; Sittace ararauna, Wgl.; BLUE AND YELLOW MACAW. Macrocercus ararauna, Auctorum. German : Der gelbrustige blaue Arara. Fren...
-Illiger's Macaw. Psittacus maracana. Macrocercus maraccma, Vll.; Macrocercus Illigeri, Brmst.; Ara maracana, Gr.; Sittace maracana, Fnsch
Psittacus maracana, Russ. Synonyms: Macrocercus maraccma, Vll.; Macrocercus Illigeri, Brmst.; Ara maracana, Gr.; Sittace maracana, Fnsch., etc. German: Der rothruckige Arara. THIS rare bird is a...
-Carolina Parrot, Or Conure. Psittacus Carolinensis. Conurus Carolinensis, Gr., Lss.
Psittacus Carolinensis, Russ. Synonyms: Conurus Carolinensis, Gr., Lss., etc.; Psittacus luteocapillus, Vll.; Psittacus ludovicianus, VG.; Aratinga ludoviciana, Stph.; Sittace ludoviciana, Wgl.; ...
-Golden-Crowned Conure, Or Half-Moon Parrakeet. Psittacus aureus, Auctorum. Conurus aureus, Gr., Bp..; Conurus canicularis, Brmst
Psittacus aureus, Auctorum. Synonyms: Conurus aureus, Gr., Bp., etc.; Conurus canicularis, Brmst.; Conurus brasiliensis, Fnsch.; Psittacus regulus, Shw.; Psittaca brasiliensis, Brss.; Sittace au...
-White-Eared Conure. Psittacus leucotis. Conurus leucotis, Gr.; Aratinga ninus, Spx
Psittacus leucotis, Russ. Synonyms: Conurus leucotis, Gr.; Aratinga ninus, Spx.; Sittace leucotis, Wgl.; Psittacara leucotis, Vgrs.; Microsittace et Pyrrhura lucotis, Bp. German: Der Weissbackig...
-Festive Amazon Parrot
Selby declares that It is docile, and easily tamed, and, being of an imitative disposition, readily learns to pronounce words and sentences with great clearness and precision, which is not at all ou...
-Dufresene's Amazon
Variations of the same: and, in point of fact, there is more resemblance between the Amazons than there is between the Golden and the Amherst Pheasants, the cross-bred progeny of which has been satisf...
-Blue-Fronted Amazon. Psittacus Amazonicus. Chrysotis oestiva, Swns.; Amazonicus fronts lutei et Psittacus brasiliensis cyanocephalus, Brss
Psittacus Amazonicus, Russ. Synonyms: Chrysotis oestiva, Swns.; Amazonicus fronts lutei et Psittacus brasiliensis cyanocephalus, Brss.; Psittacus cestivus, Gml., Lthm.; Psittacus aouron, Shw.; Psit...
-Double-Fronted Or Le Vaillants Amazon. Psittacus Le Vaillanti. Chrysotis Le Vaillanti, Gr.; Psittacus ochrocephalus, Lchst
Psittacus Le Vaillanti, Russ. Chrysotis Le Vaillanti, Gr.; Psittacus ochrocephalus, Lchst. German: Der doppelte Gelbkopf, Russ. ' THIS remarkably fine bird rivals the world-renowned Grey Parrot ...
-Red-Vented Parrot. Psittacus menstruus. Pionus menstruus, Gr.; Pionias menstruus, Wglr., Fnsch
Psittacus menstruus, Russ. Synonyms: Pionus menstruus, Gr.; Pionias menstruus, Wglr., Fnsch., etc., etc. German: Der blaukopfige Portoriko-papagei. THIS is a very handsome bird, with a very unbe...
-Dusky Or Violet Parrot. Psittacus violaceus. Pionus violaceus, Fnsch.; Pionus purpureus, Wgl
Psittacus violaceus, Russ. Synonyms: Pionus violaceus, Fnsch.; Pionus purpureus, Wgl.; Pionias violaceus, Bp. German: Der Veilchenpapagei. THIS is a very handsome bird, about the size of a sm...
-Introduction. "Do Parrots Drink?"
To be again asked the above question, after all we have written upon the subject, in the course of this work, and elsewhere, is, we must confess, not a little disappointing. Nevertheless, to get ou...
-Barnard's Or The Bulla Bulla Parrakeet. Psittacus Barnardi. Platycercus Barnardi; Barnardius typicus etc
Psittacus Barnardi. Synonyms: Platycercus Barnardi; Barnardius typicus etc. FRench: Perruche de Barnard. German: Barnard's Sittich. AUTHORS are pretty well agreed in bestowing upon this hands...
-Masked Parrakeet. Psittacus personatus. P. larvatus; Pyrrhulopsis personata; Platycercus personatus
Psittacus personatus. Synonyms: P. larvatus; Pyrrhulopsis personata; Platycercus personatus. French: Perroquet masqué. German: Maskensittich. IT is a curious fact that each group of islands i...
-Red Shining Parrakeet. Psittacus splendens, Auctorum. Aprosmictus splendens, Bp., Css
Psittacus splendens, Auctorum. Synonyms: Aprosmictus splendens, Bp., Css.; Platycercus splendens, Hrtf., Gr.; Pyrrhulopsis splendens, Sch. French: Perruche pourpre de Fidji. German: Der Glanz...
-Quaker, Grey-Breasted, Or Monte Video Parrakeet. Psittacus Monachus. Bolborrhyncus monachus, Psittaca calita, Myiopsitta murina
Psittacus Monachus. Synonyms: Bolborrhyncus monachus, Psittaca calita, Myiopsitta murina, etc. French: Perruche Souris. German: Mönchspapagei oder Quäker. PERHAPS the most curious fact connec...
-Yellow-Naped Parrakeet. Psittacus semitorquatus. Platycercus semitorquatus, Gld.; dius semitorquatus, Bp.; Conurus caeruleo-barbatus, Brj. vn: Der Bandsittich, oder Der Plattschweissittich mit gelbem Halsband und rother Stirnbinde. : Perruche Bulla Bulla,(?) ou Perruche à Collier Jaune
Psittacus semitorquatus. Synonyms: Platycercus semitorquatus, Gld.; dius semitorquatus, Bp.; Conurus caeruleo-barbatus, Brj. vn: Der Bandsittich, oder Der Plattschweissittich mit gelbem Halsband und r...
-Canary-Winged Parrakeet. Psittacus xanthopterus. Conurus xanthopterus, Brmst., Scl
Psittacus xanthopterus. Synonyms: Conurus xanthopterus, Brmst., Scl.; Conurus xanthopterygius, Brj.; Aratinga xanthopterus, Spx.; Psittaculus xanthopterygius, Br.; Stitace xanthopterus, Wgl.;...
-Golden, Or Queen Of Bavaria's Parrot. Psittacus luteus. Psittacus gouaruba, Gml.; Aratinga Carolinae Augustae, Spx.; Sittace lutea, Wgl.; Conurus luteus, Gr.; Psittacara gouaruba, Br.; Heliospitta guarouba; Bp.; Psittaca lutea, BRss
Psittacus luteus. Synonyms: Psittacus gouaruba, Gml.; Aratinga Carolinae Augustae, Spx.; Sittace lutea, Wgl.; Conurus luteus, Gr.; Psittacara gouaruba, Br.; Heliospitta guarouba; Bp.; Psittaca lutea, ...
-Tri-Coloured Or Black-Capped Lory. Psittacus Lori, vel Lory. Psittacus atricapillus, Gml.; P. exquisitus Loeri dictus, Sb
Psittacus Lori, vel Lory. Synonyms: Psittacus atricapillus, Gml.; P. exquisitus Loeri dictus, Sb.; Ara moluccensis varia, Bp.; Lorius tricolor, Gr.; Lorius Philippensis, BRss.; Domicella Lory, W...
-Blue-Breasted Lory. Psittacus Indicus. Psittacus coccineus, Lth., Shw., Rss.; P. histrio, Mll
Psittacus Indicus. Synonyms: Psittacus coccineus, Lth., Shw., Rss.; P. histrio, Mll.; Eos indica, Gm., Trans. Z. S.; Lorius coccineus, Schlg.; Domicella coccinea, Fnsch.; Psittaca indica coccine...
-Petz's Conure. Psittacus Petzi, Auctorum. Conurus Petzii, Gr., Bp..; Conurus Canicularis, Gr
Psittacus Petzi, Auctorum. Synonyms: Conurus Petzii, Gr., Bp., etc.; Conurus Canicularis, Gr.; Sittace Petzii, Wgl. French : Perruche à frout rouge, Bff., Lvl. German: Petz' Keilschwanzsittic...
-Jendaya Conure. Psittacus Jendaya. Conurus auricapillus, Bbmst.; Conurus Jendaya, Gr
Psittacus Jendaya. Synonyms: Conurus auricapillus, Bbmst.; Conurus Jendaya, Gr.; Aratinga chrysocephalus, Spx.; Arara auricapillus, Lss.; Psittacus pyrocephaluss, Hhn.; Psittacara auricapillus, Vgr...
-Rock Pepler, Or Black-Tailed Parrakeet. Psittacus melanurus. Polytelis melanura, Gld.; Palaeornis melanurus, Vgrs
Psittacus melanurus. Synonyms: Polytelis melanura, Gld.; Palaeornis melanurus, Vgrs.; Palaeornis anthopeplus, Gr.; Platycercus melanurus, Schlg.; Barrabandius melanurus, Bp., Fnsch.; Psittacus s...
-Sun Parrakeet, Or Yellow Conure. Psittacus solstitialis, AuctoRum. Conurus solstitialis, Gr., Bp..; Conurus aurantius, Mll
Psittacus solstitialis, AuctoRum. Synonyms: Conurus solstitialis, Gr., Bp., etc.; Conurus aurantius, Mll.; Psittacus gouaruba, Spx. GERMAN: Der orangegelbe Keilschwanzsittich oder Sonnensittich,...
-Vasa Parrot. Psittacus vasa, Shw. Coracopsis vasa, Gr., Scl.
Psittacus vasa, Shw. Synonyms: Coracopsis vasa, Gr., Scl., etc.; Coracopsis melanoryncha, Fnsch.; Platycercus vasa, VgRs.; Vasa obscura, SchlGl.; Vigorsia vasa, Swns. German: Der grosse schwa...
-Jardine's Parrot. Psittacus Gulielmi. Paeocephalus Gulielmi, Jrd. & Slb.; Pionias Gulielmi, SchlG;
Psittacus Gulielmi. Synonyms: Paeocephalus Gulielmi, Jrd. & Slb.; Pionias Gulielmi, SchlG; Poiocephalus Gulielmi, Snc.; Psittacus Aubrianus, Gr. German: Guilelmi's Larngflügelpapagei, Rss. Fr...
-Red-Sided Or New Guinea Eclectus. Psittacus Linnei, Rss. 6 Psittacus polychlorus, Scpl.; Psittacus sinensis, Lthm.:
Psittacus Linnei, Rss. Synonyms: 6 Psittacus polychlorus, Scpl.; Psittacus sinensis, Lthm.: Eclectus polychlorus, Gr.; Mascarinus polychlorus, FNSCH.: Eclectus pectoral is, Z. S.; Eclect...
-Jamaica Parrot, Or White-Fronted Amazon. Psittacus collaria, Lnn. Chrysotis collaria, Gr.; C. Amazonica, Fnsch
Psittacus collaria, Lnn. Synonyms: Chrysotis collaria, Gr.; C. Amazonica, Fnsch.; Psittacus leucocephalus var. B, WglR. German: Der Jamaïka Amazone. French: Perroquet de la Martinique. THI...
-Cuban Parrot, Or Red-Throated White-Headed Amazon. Psittacus leucocephalus, Lnn. Chrysotis leucocephala, Auct.; Amazona leucocephala, Schlg
Psittacus leucocephalus, Lnn. Synonyms: Chrysotis leucocephala, Auct.; Amazona leucocephala, Schlg.; Psittacus martinicus gutture rubro, Brss.; P. Paradisi, Shw., Ctbs. German: Der weissköpfige ...
-Yellow-Naped Amazon. Psittacus auripalliatus, Lss. Amazona auripalliata, SchlG.; Chrysotis auripalliata, Fnsch
Psittacus auripalliatus, Lss. Synonyms: Amazona auripalliata, SchlG.; Chrysotis auripalliata, Fnsch.; C. auro-palliata, Gr.; C. aureipalliata, Bp.; C. flavinuchus; Psittacus flavinuchus, Gld. ...
-Mealy Amazon. Psittacus farinosus. Ohrysotis farinosa, Bdd.; C. pulverulentus, Swns
Psittacus farinosus. Synonyms: Ohrysotis farinosa, Bdd.; C. pulverulentus, Swns.; C. farinosus, Gr.; Amazona pulverulenta, Lss.; A. farinosa, Schlg. German: Der bepvderte Amazonenpapagei, oder d...
-Mountain Parrot Of New Zealand, Or Kea. Psittacus notabilis. Nestor notabilis, Gld
Psittacus notabilis. Synonym: Nestor notabilis, Gld. German: Der olivengrüne Stumpfschwanzlori. French: Le Perroquet Ka-Ka des Montagues. THIS curious bird has been frequently confounded with...
-Great Black Cockatoo Of New Guinea, Or Goliath Aratoo. Psittacus aterrimus, Gml. Microglossa aterrima, Z. S.; Microglossum griseus, Swns
Psittacus aterrimus, Gml. Synonyms: Microglossa aterrima, Z. S.; Microglossum griseus, Swns.; M. ater, Lss.; Solenoglossus ceylanicus, Edws.; Ara electo Tmm.; Cacatua intermedia, SchlG.; C. ater...
-Gang-Gang Or Ganga Cockatoo. Psittacus galeatus, Khl., Lthm. Callocephalon galeatum, Gld
Psittacus galeatus, Khl., Lthm. Synonyms: Callocephalon galeatum, Gld.; Calyptorhynchus galeatus, Vgrs.; Corydon galeatus, WGl.; Banksianus galeatus, Lss.; Plyctolophus galeatus, Swns.; Callicep...
-Hawk-Headed Or Ruffed Parrot. Psittacus Accipitrinus. Psittacus Clusii, Shaw; Pionias accipitrinus, Finsch
Psittacus Accipitrinus. Synonyms: Psittacus Clusii, Shaw; Pionias accipitrinus, Finsch. French: Perroquet à cravatte. German: Kragenpapagei. THE exceedingly curious bird, whose portrait, admi...
-Pileated Parrakeet. Psittacus pileatus, Gould. Platycercus pileatus; P. spurius
Psittacus pileatus, Gould. Synonyms: Platycercus pileatus; P. spurius. French: Platycerque à bonnet rouge. PRE-EMINENTLY distinguished among its peers by the harmonious and varied tintings of it...
-Bauer's Parrakeet. Psittacus Zonarius. Psittacus viridis, (!) Platycercus Baueri, P. cyanomelas, P. zonarius
Psittacus Zonarius. Synonyms: Psittacus viridis, (!) Platycercus Baueri, P. cyanomelas, P. zonarius, etc. French: Perruche de Bauer. German: Der Ringsittich. THIS handsome Broadtail has a num...
-Great Salmon-Cockatoo, Or Rose-Cockatoo, Or Red-Crested Cockatoo. Psittacus Moluccensis, Khl. Cacatua Moluccensis, Gml.; C. rosacea, Vll
Psittacus Moluccensis, Khl. Synonyms: Cacatua Moluccensis, Gml.; C. rosacea, Vll.; 0. erythrolophus, Lss.; C. rubro-cristata, Fnsch.; Plyctolophus rosaceus, Lz.; P. Moluccensis, LnG. German: Der...
-List Of Works On Botany And Natural History
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-List Of Works On Botany And Natural History. Continued
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