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Eclectus roratus

The name Eclectus Parrot derives from the word “eclectic” because of the wide variation between males and females. In most Parrot species, the males and females are nearly identical but in Eclectus Parrots, the males are green and the females are varying shades of bright red, blue and purple.

The Eclectus Parrot is highly intelligent and is ranked in the top three of Parrot species for its talking abilities.

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