LORICOLO FROM THE BLUE CROWN
Italian: Loricolo from the blue
English: Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot German: Blaukroenchen
Without doubt this
loricolo the devout ones known and diffused between the
representatives of just the kind in how much comes still widely
imported and available of capture to an approachable price.
Unfortunately this beautifulst representative of the sort Loriculus
remains a raised parakeet little in Italy while in the Benelux the
riproduttrici braces increase R-a.vista of eye.
As soon as imporato the
subjects they are not the much sturdy also because of lack of
adequate cures dategli from the importers and the traders who limit
to propinargli apple and a p of nectar (when understood) but once
acclimatized and very cured a enough sturdy subject is demonstrated.
The sexual dimorfismo the
much marked in how much solo male extension the red chest and the
yellow suule devout shoulders many intense that in the female.
Attention for perch
normally the subjects imports to you is young and shows al livery
della female, while year and means - two years and cio alla maturit
sexual will only assume the definitive livery to one.
It must rimarcare that
old females can show the red one on the chest but the colors are
however all little shining of the males.
South of Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo, Sumatra and islands
nectar, yields, buds, flowers, seeds and, probably, also bugs.
Breeding in nature:
the period of breeding goes from January to July; the female
transports pieces of fogle in the piume of gropponedentro the nest
like the inseparable ones.
frugivori they need of large quantit of fruit renewing giornalmente;
to avoid of fornirgli only apple perch in the long run vitaminici
lacks of balance are provoked.
I personally nutro my
braces with one Macedonian of joined mixed fruit to bubbled carrots,
verdure of season (cauliflower, zucchini, peas, onion, string beans,
etc) the all reduced one to small pieces to which umisco of the
To every part day I
supply 150 cc of nectar for lori and one seed mixture for small
parakeets without sunflower.
Weekly I supply some
tarme of the flour (tenebrio molitor).
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Breeding in cattivit:
My braces are lodged in cages of 100 x 50 x 50 supplies of
branches of salice that create in an angle a small natural habitat
and that the subjects are amused to rosicchiare. The frequent cage
necessit of pulizia (also the posatoi) because of the type of liquid
feeding and of I made much pain lethal infections.
English call the loricoli
hanging-parrots and a name used in Italy pendolini, for the peculiar
habit to this kind to rest hanging to head in gi.
For this reason it is
necessary to avoid cages with roofs sluices (the walls instead go
nolto well purch washable) and to prefer net roofs waves to avoid to
subject to useless stresses the subjects.
Cararattere of these
parakeets much cake and in the time becomes very confidenti, their
little annoying back and, indeed, pu to even turn out melodioso.
They resist to minimal
temperatures of 15C, but they live better in atmospheres heats to
you to 20C at least during the winter.
The main reproduction
begins in December-January and therefore the breeding atmospheres
must very be illuminate in order at least 14 hours to you to the
They place from 2 to 4 eggs, intervals of 24 hours and
begin to incubate from according to egg.
Incubation 18-21 days;
the small are nourished in the nest, from the female imbeccata from
the male, for four - six weeks and the young people that exit from
the nest are normally independent after two weeks from the involo.
In reproduced figure a
cassette nest that personally I use. In realt they do not need of
particular nests and they are reproduced also in horizontal nests
we thank the breeding
agate in order to have to us supplied this card