Blue-necked parakeet ( simplex Geoffroyus ) is a species of bird belonging to the family of Psittacidae.
This bird is approximately 22 cm long. The plumage is predominantly green while the bill is black. This species presents a sexual dimorphism: the male sporting a sky blue-collar, coloring is also found under the wings.
The Blue-necked Parakeet is represented by two subspecies:
- simplex ;
This bird lives in gallery forests and primary forests between 800 and 1900 m altitude.
This species inhabits central New Guinea.
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SOURCE: Gina Casieri