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Brown headed Parrot (Poicephalus cryptoxanthus)

Brown headed Parrot (Poicephalus cryptoxanthus)

Red-fronted Parrot (Poicephalus gulielmi)

Red-fronted Parrot aka Jardine's Parrot (Poicephalus gulielmi) by Dick Daniels.

The Rüppell's parrot (Poicephalus rueppellii) is near endemic to Namibia, occurring in habitats ranging from riparian woodland to Acacia as well as palm tree stands. Its diet varies according to time of year, eating a range of plants and occasionally insects.

The Rüppell's parrot is near endemic to Namibia, occurring in habitats ranging from riparian woodland to Acacia as well as palm tree stands. Its diet varies according to time of year, eating a range of plants and occasionally insects.

Kongo parrot (Poicephalus gulielmi)

Red-fronted Parrot aka Jardine's Parrot (Poicephalus gulielmi) by Dick Daniels.

Senegal Parrots (Poicephalus senegalus)

Senegal Parrots in the wild. As a mom of a Senegal Parrot "fid" (feathered kid), these parrots have a special place in my heart.

Pesquet's Parrot – Psittrichas fulgidus.  This species is found in the the mountains of Irian Jaya (Indonesia) and Papua New Guinea, although it is threatened due to hunting for its feathers used in ceremonial head-dresses. Its skins are also traded for bride dowry in some places.

sixpenceee: Pesquet’s parrot (Psittrichas fulgidus) also known as the vulturine parrot endemic to hill and montane rainforest in New Guinea. Compared to most other parrots it appears unusually.