Parrot InformationIndex of Non-Parrot Bird Species

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Parrots found in …

Americas (New World)Africa (and nearby islands) – please scroll down New ZealandAustraliaMelanesia (islands north / northeast of Australia) … Asia

African Grey Parrot – Psittacus erythacus

Senegal Parrot (Poicephalus senegalus)

Abessinian Parrots aka Red-bellied Parrots or Red-breasted Parrots (Poicephalus)

Abyssinian Ringnecks aka Abyssinian Parakeets (Psittacula krameri parvirostris)

African Greys / Grey Parrots (Congo Greys, Timnehs, etc)

African Ringnecks aka Rose-ringed Parakeets, African Ringnecked Parakeets

Broad-billed Parrots – (islands in the Indean Ocean off the coast of Africa)

Brown-headed Parakeets: Please go to Society Kakariki (extinct parrot from New Zealand)) and/or Poicephalus

Brown-necked Parrots (Cape Parrots)

Cape Parrots aka Tori Parrots aka Brown-necked Parrots (Poicephalus robustus robustus)

Echo or Mauritius Parakeets (Echo or Eques) – Island off the coast of Africa

Greater Vasa Parrots or Vasa Parrots (Coracopsis) – Islands in Indian Ocean (near Africa)

Grey Parrots


Mascarene Parrots (Mascarinus mascarinus) – Island in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa

Masked Lovebirds aka Yellow-collared Lovebird or Eye-ring Lovebirds (Agapornis personatus)

Mauritius Parakeets aka Mauritius Ring-necked Parakeets (Echo) (Psittacula krameri echo / eques echo) – Island in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa

Peachface Lovebirds

Meyer’s Parrots (Poicephalus meyeri meyeri)

Newton’s Parakeets (Psittacula exsul) – EXTINCT – previously found on an island in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa

Niam-Niam Parrots (Poicephalus crassus aka Poicephalus cryptoxanthus crassus)


Red-bellied or Red-breasted Parrots: Please go to Conures (Americas) or Abessinian Parrots (Africa)

Ring-neck Parrots / Parakeets aka Ringnecks

African subspecies: African-ringnecked Parakeet (P. krameri krameri): Abyssinian-ringnecked (P. krameri parvirostris)

Asian subspecies: Indian-ringnecked Parakeet (P. krameri manillensis); Boreal or Neumann’s ringnecked Parakeet (P. krameri borealis).

Rodriguez Ring-necked Parakeets (Newton’s Parakeets) – EXTINCT – Island in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa

Rodriguez Parrots – Island in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa

Rose-ringed Parakeets (Psittacula krameri krameri aka Palaeornis docilis) – Central Africa and Asia

Rüppell’s Parrots, Ruppel’s or Rueppel’s Parrots (Poicephalus rueppellii)

Senegal Parrots (Poicephalus senegalus senegalus)

Vasa or Greater Vasa Parrots (Coracopsis) – Islands in Indian Ocean (near Africa)

Yellow-vented Parrots (Senegal Parrots)


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