Lovebirds in the pet trade have been hybridised to gain different colours.
They are among the smallest parrots, with a stocky build, a short blunt tail, and a relatively large, sharp beak. Wild lovebirds are mostly green with a variety of colours on their upper body, depending on the species.
Extinct in the Wild
Fruits, vegetables, seed grains (some insects).
10 - 15 years
Africa and Madagacar.
Did you know?
There are nine species of lovebird. Eight species are from Africa, one species are from Madagascar.