Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Red-breasted Parakeet
Red-breasted Parakeet Psittacula alexandri
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Moustached Parakeet, Rose-breasted Parakeet
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information
RangeNe. India to se. Asia and Greater Sundas;
(1) N. and e. India (Nameri Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam) to Burma, Thailand, s. China, Indochina (n. Cambodia in Chhep District of Preah Vihear Province) and Hainan Is.
(2) Andaman Is.
(3) Simeulue Is.
(4) Lasia and Babi Is.
(5) Nias Is.
(6) Java and Bali.
(7) Karimunjawa Is.
(8) Kangean Is.
Introduced to s. Borneo.
No videos are available for this species
No sounds are available for this species
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
Comments/ErrorsPlease email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.
If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.