Rose - Ringed Parakeet(Psittacula krameri)
Scientific classification:
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Chordata
Class : Aves
Order : Psittaciformes
Family : Psittacidae
Genus : Psittacula
Species : krameri
Scientific name: Psittacula krameri
Important Facts:
Length 40 cm
Weight Male - 130 gm, Female - 110 gm.
Life Span Not known
Sexual maturity 3 years
Incubation period 22 - 24 days
Clutch size 3 - 4 eggs
Open woodland, savannas, and farmlands.
West Africa in Guinea, Senegal and southern Mauretania, east to Western Uganda, Eastern South Africa, and Southern Sudan.
Buds, fruits, vegetables, nuts, berries and seeds.
(per head)
Papaya – 25 gm.
Banana – ¼ no.
Guava – 25 gm.
Ground nut – 25 gm.
Chilies – 5 gm.
Cucumber/carrot - 25 gm.
Water melon – 25 gm.
Melon – 25 gm.
Green bhutta – 25 gm.
Pears – 25 gm.
Chicku – 25 gm.
Plum – 25 gm.
Peas green – 25 gm.
Apple – 25 gm.