Red-breasted Parakeet

Scientific Name: Psittacula alexandri
Malay Name: Bayan Dada Merah
Chinese Name: 绯胸鹦鹉

Breeding Range: (OR) n India to Java and Borneo

Polytypic. Subspecies are: fasciata, abbotti, cala, major, perionca, alexandri, dammermani, kangeanensis

Size: 33-37 cm

Similar looking species: Long-tailed Parakeet, Rose-ringed Parakeet

Local Status: Common introduced resident


External Links:
Conservation Status: IUCN Red List Page
Photos: Oriental Bird Images
Sound Recordings: xeno-canto Link
Wikipedia Entry: Wikipedia Link