Species of Thailand
Thai: นกกะลิง, nok kaling
Binomial name: Psittacula finschii, Allan Octavian Hume, 1874
The grey-headed parakeet (Psittacula finschii) is closely related to the slaty-headed parakeet which together form a super-species. It occurs from the north-eastern states of India, into Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.
The binomial of this bird commemorates the German naturalist and explorer Otto Finsch.
Its face is grey/green, and the rest of its head is dull green with faint pale green band below cheeks to hindcrown and its wing are patch absent and has a short tail.
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- Psittacula finschii
- Thai: นกกะลิง, nok kaling
Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)
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- Chiang Dao District, Chiang Mai
- Chiang Dao Wildlife Sanctuary
- Doi Inthanon National Park
- Doi Pha Hom Pok National Park
- Doi Suthep-Pui National Park
- Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary
- Kaeng Krachan District, Phetchaburi
- Kaeng Krachan National Park
- Mae Ngao National Park
- Mae Ping National Park
- Mueang Lampang District, Lampang
- Mueang Tak District, Tak
- Namtok Mae Surin National Park
- Pha Daeng National Park
- Phu Luang Wildlife Sanctuary
- Sai Yok District, Kanchanaburi
- Sai Yok National Park
- Salak Pra Wildlife Sanctuary
- Salawin National Park
- Si Sawat District, Kanchanaburi
- Sri Nakarin Dam National Park
- Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary
Range map of Psittacula finschii in Thailand
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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.
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