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conure

(ˈkɒnjʊə)
n
(Animals) any of various small American parrots of the genus Aratinga and related genera
[C19: from New Latin conurus, from Greek kōnos cone + oura tail]
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SAY hello to Mojo and Proseco they are a pair of kakariki parakeets that came into the centre after being abandoned in an empty property, they are a type of conure.
Creatures that crave the love of visitors at Modhesh World include: Rabbits, Hamsters, Guiney-pigs, Chickens, Ducks, McCaw, Cockatoo, Sun Conure, Parakeets, Love Birds, Goat, Sheep, Snake, Tortoise and Shetland Pony, the largest and most photographed of animals at the farm.
data), and golden conure (Guaruba guarouba) (Esteves et al.
Burglars took off with Biggles, a Conure parrot, after raiding Patrick McCann's house in a village near Stockton.
Now, she has a parrot, a green-cheeked conure, called Birdoole.
Her feathers were ruffled again when nine-month-old maroon-bellied conure Mellie took flight on October 3.
Mario is married to Jan Vaden, with four children, four dogs and two Green Cheek Conure Birds.
1985), an orange-winged Amazon parrot (COLEMAN, 1991), a blue-and-gold macaw (DEGERNES, 1998) and a peach-fronted conure (GIBBONS et al.
One species, the orange-fronted conure, may have evolved this ability in order to communicate with specific individuals in other flocks, according to Thorsten Balsby from the University of Aarhus, Denmark and colleagues from the University of Copenhagen.
He found two gold-coloured cages with 10 birds in them - six Quaker parrots and four Conure parakeets.
a bright green Nanday conure with a black head and a very sharp beak.
The yellow-shouldered parrot (Amazona barbadensis), blue-headed conure (Aratinga acuticaudata neoxena) and the four species of marine turtles that nest on the island (Dermochelys coriacea, Chelonia mydas, Caretta caretta and Eretmochelys imbricata) have been the principal foci of research, management interventions, public awareness campaigns and environmental education programs.