Brown-necked (Grey-headed) Parrot
Poicephalus suahelicus (robustus)
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The brown-necked parrot is large (33 cm) with a grey head, large pale bill and a red carpus; in addition the female has a red forehead. The upper four photos in the tree with lichen were taken in the Burigi GR (1-16); the right 3rd row photo, in Selous (12-19), courtesy of Ethan Kinsey; the middle photo (immature) and bottom (males), along the Sand River in Selous (10-13), courtesy of Cameron Raffan.

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Cameron Raffan, Ethan Kinsey

Last Update this page: 6-19-20