Globally Near threatened (NT) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Scientific Names
    • Psittacus erithacus
  • English
    • African Grey Parrot
    • Gray Parrot
  • Spanish
    • Loro gris
  • German
    • Graupapagei
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 非洲灰鸚鵡
  • Portuguese
    • Papagaio-cinzento

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Recent observations

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

Observer

muir

Date

November 21, 2016 09:08 AM EAT

Place

Uganda (Google, OSM)

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

Observer

oebenin

Date

November 29, 2016 09:26 AM CET

Place

Borgou, BJ (Google, OSM)

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

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dendzo

Date

September 26, 2011 09:23 AM CEST

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

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congonaturalist

Date

June 2, 2016 05:14 PM CEST

Place

Cameroon (Google, OSM)

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

Observer

obidaddy

Date

April 20, 2016 08:37 AM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Just visiting...

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

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congonaturalist

Date

December 20, 2015 06:32 AM CET

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

Observer

congonaturalist

Date

December 3, 2015 03:56 PM CET

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Large group (over 30 parrots plus a piping hornbill or two) flushed, possibly by a pair of birds of prey

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

Observer

babyduck22

Date

May 13, 2014

Description

During my trip to Michigan, I went to see some of my aunt and uncle. They had adopted this fella and taught him how to speak and imitate noises. His gray feathers are so glossy and organized!

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

Observer

sjwiggins85

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

Observer

givernykate

Date

April 11, 2015

Description

African Grey Parrot at Coromandel Bird Park

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What

Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

Observer

muir

Date

April 1, 2015 07:57 AM CET

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A group of 5 African greys. Usually a couple sightings per day.

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Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus

Observer

tierraiberica

Date

August 3, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

The African Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus), also known as the Grey Parrot, is a parrot found in the primary and secondary rainforest of West and Central Africa. Experts regard it as one of the most intelligent birds in the world. They feed primarily on palm nuts, seeds, fruits, and leafy matter, but have also been observed eating snails. Their overall gentle nature and their inclination and ability to mimic speech have made them popular pets, which...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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