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Alexandrine Parakeet

Psittacula eupatria (Linnaeus, 1766)

The Alexandrine Parakeet or Alexandrian Parrot (Psittacula eupatria) is a member of the psittaciformes order and of the Psittaculidae family. The species is named after Alexander the Great, who is credited with the exporting of numerous specimens of this bird from Punjab into various European and Mediterranean countries and regions, where they were considered prized possessions for the nobles and royalty. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Psittaciformes
Family:
  Psittaculidae
Genus:
  Psittacula

Scientific:
  Psittacula eupatria

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.140

Protonym:
  Psittacus Eupatria

Avibase ID:
  1021FA920B6915F9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1021FA92

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177647


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Psittacula eupatria eupatria: S India and Sri Lanka
  • Psittacula eupatria nipalensis: E Afghanistan to Pakistan, n India and Bangladesh
  • Psittacula eupatria magnirostris: Andaman Islands
  • Psittacula eupatria avensis: N Myanmar and adjacent ne India
  • Psittacula eupatria siamensis: Thailand to Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam
English:
Alexandrine Parakeet
Czech:
alexandr velký
German:
Großer Alexandersittich
Danish:
Stor Alexanderparakit
Spanish:
Cotorra Alejandrina
Finnish:
isokauluskaija
French:
Perruche alexandre
Italian:
Parrocchetto di Alessandro
Japanese:
oohonseiinko
Japanese:
オオホンセイインコ
Dutch:
Grote Alexanderparkiet
Norwegian:
Aleksanderparakitt
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Aleksanderparakitt
Polish:
aleksandretta większa
Portuguese:
Periquito-grande-alexandre
Russian:
Александров кольчатый попугай
Slovak:
alexander veľký
Swedish:
alexanderparakit
Ukrainian:
Папуга індійський
Chinese:
阿历山大鹦鹉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Perruche alexandre ( Psittacula eupatria) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Oriental Bird Club:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Bengali: চন্দনা টিয়া
Catalan: Cotorra alexandrina
Czech: Alexandr velký
Danish: Stor Alexanderparakit
German: Alexandersittich, Grosser Alexandersittich
English: Alexandrine Parakeet, Alexandrine Parrot, Andaman Parakeet, Large Indian Parakeet, Large Parakeet, Rose-breasted Parakeet
English (IOC): Alexandrine Parakeet
Spanish: Cotorra Alejandrina, Cotorra de Alexander
Spanish (Spain): Cotorra Alejandrina
Spanish (HBW): Cotorra alejandrina
Estonian: suur-kaeluspapagoi
Persian: شاه طوطی , شاه طوطی (طوطی اسکندر)
Finnish: Isoaleksanterinkaija, isokauluskaija
French: Perruche alexandre
Hebrew: דררה אלכסנדריני, דררה אלכסנדרית (פליטת שבי)
Hungarian: nagy sándorpapagáj
Italian: Parrocchetto alessandrino, Parrocchetto di Alessandro
Japanese: ō hon-sei-inko, oohonseiinko
Japanese: オオホンセイインコ
Japanese (Kanji): 大本青鸚哥
Scientific: Psittacula eupartia, Psittacula eupatria, Psittacula eupatria eupatria, Psittacus Eupatria
Lithuanian: Aleksandro žieduotoji papūga, Aleksanrinė papūgėlė
Latvian: Aleksandra papagailis
Malayalam: വൻതത്ത
Malay: Burung Bayan Budiman
Dutch: Grote Alexanderparkiet
Norwegian Nynorsk: Aleksanderparakitt
Norwegian: Aleksanderparakitt, Alexanderparakitt
Polish: aleksandretta wieksza, aleksandretta większa
Pinyin: ālìshāndà yīngwǔ
Portuguese: Periquito-grande-alexandre
Portuguese (Portugal): Periquito-alexandrino
Russian: Александров кольчатый попугай
Sindhi: ٙب ٣ً ٥ ي ) ٣ً ٥ ي إ پىي (ٍ
Slovak: alexander veľký, ladniak veľký
Serbian: Veliki aleksandar
Swedish: Alexanderparakit, Rödskuldrad parakit
Tamil: Peria Pachai Kili
Thai: นกแก้วโม่ง
Thai (Transliteration): nók kâeew môoŋ
Turkish: Büyük Yeşil Papağan, İskender Papağanı
Ukrainian: Папуга індійський
Vietnamese: Chim Vẹt má vàng, Vẹt má vàng
Chinese: 亚历山大鹦鹉, 亞歷山大鸚鵡, 阿历山大鹦鹉
Chinese (Traditional): 亞歷山大鸚鵡, 阿歷山大鸚鵡

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