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Ring-necked parakeet (Psittacula krameri) feeding on a seed pod in a tree. Also known as the rose-ringed parakeet, this bird is popular as a pet and has successfully adapted to urban habitats following escapes from captivity. It feeds on buds, fruits, vegetables, nut, berries and seeds. The male has a black ring around his neck, whereas the female has no neck markings. Photographed in India.
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