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Grey-headed Parakeet Psittacula finschii   - Adult male
Grey-headed Parakeet
Photographer : © Vijay Anand Ismavel
Location :Jungle village near Makunda Christian Hospital Campus, Karimganj District, South Assam, India
Date : 1 August 2010
English synonyms:Gray-headed Parakeet, Finsch's Parakeet, Slaty-headed Parakeet, Finsch's Slaty-headed Parakeet, Eastern Slaty-headed Parakeet, Burmese Slaty-headed Parakeet, Hume’s Parakeet
Bird Family :Psittacidae - Parrots, parakeets, lories, lorikeets, cockatoos, corellas, guaiabero & racquet-tails
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :This parakeet, sadly, is tethered to a perch by a village woodcutter. The tail feathers appear to have been lost earlier and have partially regrown and not reached their full length.
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