Psittacus erithacus

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Related to Psittacus erithacus: Melopsittacus undulatus, African Grey Parrot
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Noun1.Psittacus erithacus - commonly domesticated grey parrot with red-and-black tail and white facePsittacus erithacus - commonly domesticated grey parrot with red-and-black tail and white face; native to equatorial Africa
parrot - usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds
genus Psittacus, Psittacus - type genus of the Psittacidae: usually restricted to the African grey
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Of which creature is Psittacus erithacus the talkative variety?
(6) There is no prevalence data for hemoprotozoa in captive parrots in Italy, only a case report of a Haemoproteus psittaci fatal infection in a 4-month-old African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus).
The African gray parrot (Psittacus erithacus) is a species of parrot characterised by its distinctive, scalloped gray plumage.
Electrocardiogram of the African Grey (Psittacus erithacus) and Amazon Amazona spp.) parrot.
Tesouro, "Effects of Meloxicam on hematologic and plasma biochemical analyte values and results of histologic examination of kidney biopsy specimens of African grey parrots (Psittacus erithacus)," Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery, vol.
Evidence for numerical competence in an African Grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus).
Talking to Qatar Tribune, veterinary surgeon Mujibur Rehman said that the most popular pet bird in Qatar is the African Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus) and the most popular pet animal is the Iranian cat.
The Grey Parrot Psittacus erithacus is one of Cameroon's umbrella wildlife species whose major habitat type is predominantly the rainforest.
Researchers monitored the listening preferences of a pair of African grey parrots (Psittacus erithacus) and found that both birds enjoyed rock and folk music and "danced" along, by bobbing their heads and legs and even "sang along," by squawking, the Telegraph reported.
Acquisition of the same/different concept by an African Grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus): Learning with respect to categories of color, shape, and material.