Red-breasted Parakeet

Indonesia : Betet Biasa

Scientific name : Psittacula alexandri Linnaeus, 1758

Sub-species and Distribution:

  • fasciata (P. L. S. Müller, 1776) – N India E through Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, extreme N Peninsular Malaysia and Indochina to S China and Hainan.
  • abbotti (Oberholser, 1919) – Andaman Is.
  • cala (Oberholser, 1912) – Simeulue I.
  • major (Richmond, 1902) – Lasia and Babi Is.
  • perionca (Oberholser, 1912) – Nias I.
  • alexandri (Linnaeus, 1758) – Java, Bali and extreme S Borneo.
  • kangeanensis Hoogerwerf, 1962 – Kangean Is.
  • dammermani Chasen & Kloss, 1932 – Karimunjawa Is.

Source: Red-breasted Parakeet

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