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The Burrowing Parakeet (Cyanoliseus patagonus), also known as the Patagonian Conure, is a species of bird that is mainly found in Argentina. There is a reduced population that exists in Chile as well. Some Argentine populations migrate to Uruguay for t...

The Masked Water-tyrant (Fluvicola nengeta) is a species of bird found in eastern and southeastern Brazil in the caatinga (an ecoregion characterized by vegetation in the northeastern part of Brazil) and extreme eastern cerrado (a vast tropical savanna...

The Cliff Flycatcher (Hirundinea ferruginea) is a species of bird found in Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. Its habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, sub...

The Red-rumped Parrot (Psephotus haematonotus), also known as the Red-backed Parrot, Red-winged Parrot, Crimson-winged Parrot, Blood-winged Parrot or Grass Parrot, is a species of bird commonly found in south-easternAustralia, particularly in the Murra...

The Vernal Hanging Parrot (Loriculus vernalis) is a species of bird that is found from India eastwards to Southeast Asia. In Sri Lanka, it is replaced by the very similar endemic Sri Lanka Hanging Parrot, (L. beryllinus). It is not migratory, but does ...

he Topknot Pigeon (Lopholaimus antarcticus) is a species of bird native to Australia. It is often spotted over rainforests and valleys, but can also be found around palm trees, figs, eucalyptus forests and other woodlands. They are completely arboreal....

The Victoria Crowned Pigeon (Goura victoria) is a species of bird that is found in northern New Guinea and surrounding islands. Its natural habitat is lowland and swamp forests. Two subspecies are recognized: G. v. victoria, can be found in Yapen, Biak...

The Brown Noddy or Common Noddy (Anous stolidus) is a species of tropical seabird with a worldwide distribution. It ranges from Hawaii to the Tuamotu Archipelago and Australia in the Pacific Ocean, from the Red Sea to the Seychelles and Australia in th...

The Caspian Tern (Hydroprogne caspia, formerly Hydroprogne tschegrava) is a species of bird with an extensive range, but scattered distribution. It is found in North America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. In North America it is foun...

The Blue-crowned Parakeet (Aratinga acuticaudata), also known as the Blue-crowned Conure, or Sharp-tailed Conure, is a species of bird native to parts of South America, from eastern Colombia in the north to northern Argentina in the south. Its natural ...

The Peach-fronted Parakeet (Aratinga aurea), also known as the Peach-fronted Conure, is a species of bird found in eastern Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, northern Argentina and southern Suriname. It is widespread and occurs in semi-open and open habitats. ...

The Plum-headed Parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) is a species of bird that is found in Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. It is native to the Indian subcontinent. This bird's natural habitat is forest and open woodland. Though not exploited h...

The Red-crowned Parakeet (Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae) is a species of bird native to New Zealand. It was once widespread across the islands and mainland of New Zealand. During the latter half of the 1800s it was extremely abundant. It is now extinct o...

The Red Lory (Eos bornea) is a species of parrot that is native to Indonesia. Its natural habitats are tropical moist lowland forests and tropical mangrove forests. This bird is intelligent, playful and has a colorful plumage. The adult is mainly d...

The Blue Bonnet (Northiella haematogaster) is a species of bird native to Australia. It is the only member of the genus Northiella. Its habitat includes open woodland, scrub, river forest, spinifex (a type of Australian grass), and farmlands. It is fou...

The Musk Lorikeet (Glossopsitta concinna) is a species of bird that is found in south-central and eastern Australia. It was first described by ornithologist George Shaw in 1790 in the vicinity of Port Jackson in what is now Sydney. Common names for thi...

The Double-eyed Fig Parrot (Cyclopsitta diophthalma), also known as the Blue-faced Fig Parrot, Red-faced Fig Parrot, Dwarf Fig Parrot, and the Two-eyed Fig Parrot, is a species of bird found in the forests of New Guinea and nearby islands. It is also f...

The Rifleman (Acanthisitta chloris) is a species of passerine bird that is native to New Zealand. This bird's habitat is thinly wooded forests. It is the most widespread species in the genus Acanthisitta. It occurs on the two islands New Zealand, howev...

The Black-fronted Nunbird (Monasa nigrifrons) is a species of bird placed in the Bucconidae family of puffbirds. It is found in Amazonian Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. It is also found in the regions of eastern and southeastern Brazil....

The Rufous-tailed Jacamar (Galbula ruficauda) is a species of bird which breeds in southern Mexico, Central America and South America as far south as southern Brazil and Ecuador. Its habitat is dry or moist woodlands or scrub. This is a brightly co...