AFRICAN LOVEBIRD by Christian Sanchez on 500px. There are 9 species of lovebirds, of which 8 are available as pets.

... lovebirds are called lovebirds because in celtic mythology, Aengus the god of love was shown with for tiny birds flying around his head.

Also known as the Abyssinian lovebird and scientifically referred to as the Agapornis taranta, this species of lovebird has a length of around 16.5 cm making it the largest birds of the lovebird genus.The males and females of the species are mostly green in color but only the males have a red ring of feathers surrounding the eyes and red foreheads. Below are some photos. The nine species classified as lovebirds come all from the genus Agapornis.Most lovebirds have a green body and sport different head feather coloration.

Redfaced Lovebird 3. Lovebirds can also be very territorial, aggressive, and jealous if not properly tamed and worked with from a young age. Parrot Pet Parrot Toys Parrot Bird Exotic Birds Colorful Birds Bird Pictures Cute Animal Pictures Pretty Birds Beautiful Birds. Peach-faced, Fischer’s, and masked lovebirds are the most common species of lovebirds that are kept as pets. 4. Fischer’s lovebirds are a completely different species from Peachfaces. The females are a more subtle shade of green with no red or black markings and dark pink beaks. Bird Types Kinds Of Birds Love Birds Pet African Lovebirds Bird Identification Blue Mask Bird Aviary Animal Science Pet Cage Akhilchandrika : Agapornis Personatus (Masked Lovebird) AKHILCHANDRIKA African … Types of lovebirds chart.

Pretty Birds Beautiful Birds Parakeet Colors Love Birds Pet African Lovebirds Conure Bird Bird Breeds Pet Bird Cage Bird Poster. See below for some more information on the nine species of lovebirds

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These birds also come in a variety of colors, from the wild-type green to the dramatic lutino and captivating albino. Dimorphic 1. Saved by Christine Tupy. Madagascar Lovebird (Grayheaded) Monomorphic (Similar) 1. Masked lovebirds, also known as the yellow-collared lovebird due to the yellow neck found in the most common color morph, are easily noticeable thanks to their black ‘masks’. There are nine different species of lovebirds and all hail from Africa originally. Peachfaced lovebirds come in a variety of colors. The underside of their wings and flight feathers are black. Birds should be socialized daily by the pet parent. Some experts believe female lovebirds are more prone to jealousy and territoriality than males but birds of both sexes can have wonderful personalities. Lovebirds are lively, adventurous birds that make great companions. These little adorable birds from Africa come in nine different types.

The yellow collar is also prominent, but may be differently colored in other color morphs. The nine species are divided into 3 … The males are emerald green with bright red foreheads and dark pink beaks.

Black-winged Lovebird. What are the different types of lovebirds? The most common lovebirds for pets are the peachfaced, masked, and Fischers.

Updated May 5, 2020 / 18 Comments / in Lovebirds, Types of Pet Birds / by All Pet Birds Lovebirds are energetic and curious friends Lovebirds are …