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Parrots
Ara ararauna Luc Viatour.jpg
Blue-an-yellae Macaw (Ara ararauna)
Scienteefic classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Psittacopasserae
Order: Psittaciformes
Wagler, 1830
Superfaimilies

Cacatuoidea (cockatoos)
Psittacoidea (true parrots)
Strigopoidea (New Zealand parrots)

Range o Parrots, aw species (reid)

Parrots, an aa kent as psittacines /ˈsɪtəsnz/,[1][2] are birds o the roughly 372 species in 86 genera that mak up the order Psittaciformes,[3] foond in maist tropical an subtropical regions.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Psittacine". American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition. Houghton Mifflin Company. 2000. Archived from the original on 2007-08-27. Retrieved 2007-09-09. 
  2. "Psittacine". Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. Merriam-Webster, Inc. Retrieved 2007-09-09. 
  3. "Zoological Nomenclature Resource: Psittaciformes (Version 9.013)". www.zoonomen.net. 2008-12-29.