Illustration of colorful parrots including macaw parrot

Complete information about parrots-Birds that can talk

Parrots are one of the most popular pet birds.The reason behind their popularity is their ability to make different voices. If trained properly a parrot can make wide variety of voices. Beside their ability of talking parrots are also very beautiful. Which make them one of the most desired pet birds.

Parrot species

According to Wikipedia parrots have roughly 393 different species. Scientifically they are known as Psittaciformes. One major feature of parrots that make them different from other birds is their beak. Parrot beak is unique among all other birds. With their beaks, parrots are able to cut and crack hard food. It’s been observed that sometimes aggressive parrots can bite their owners. Parrot bite is very painful as their pointy tip beak can hurt you real bad and blood will come out. But don’t be afraid as most of the pet parrots are very cuddly and joyful.

Parrot Classification

Scientifically parrots are classified as

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Class: Aves

Order: Psittaciformes

Family: Psittacidae

Genera and species: Roughly 393 different species

How parrots live

Parrots are social birds mostly they live in groups. Being social they have developed lots of vocal voices to communicate with each other. Most of the parrots are monogamous i.e they stick to one life partner for long period of time.

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