Vosmaeri Eclectus
(Eclectus roratus vosmaeri)

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The green male and red and purple female Eclectus are some of the most strikingly-colored parrots. They are quite talented at mimicry. Eclectus Parrots make excellent pets, devoted to their owners. The Vosmaeri Eclectus are larger than the Solomon Island Eclectus. The female Vosmaeri has a golden yellow band of color at the base of her tail and yellow on the vent feathers. Males are a lighter green than other Eclectus subpecies.

 
Male Vosmaeri Eclectus

 
Female Vosmaeri Eclectus

determining Eclectus gender
Eclectus should be fed a diet high in vegetables, fruits, and grains. The brilliant plumage colors of Eclectus reflect the diet they are fed. Vegetables such as beet root, carrot, squashes, sweet potatoes, yams, broccoli, kale, and chard etc. are full of natural carotenes and are recommended for Eclectus. We do not recommend processed food
(i.e. pelleted diet) for Eclectus Parrots. PLEASE read this article regarding the
possible consequences of feeding processed food to Eclectus:
Toe Tapping from the Combined Perspectives of an
Eclectus Owner and an Avian Veterinarian


 

 
Here are beautiful female and male Vosmaeri Eclectus at 8-9 weeks of age.

approx. size: 14 in/35cm native to: n. Molucca Islands-Indo available season: year round
min. cage size: 30" x 30" x 30" talking ability: very good price: $1000/male/ $1200.00 female

* Please note re: Eclectus Parrots- These are nearly always available and we are nearly always sold down to very young babies. Please do not e-mail or call asking when the next baby will be weaned as we cannot pinpoint availability as it changes daily. We recommend a 25% deposit to reserve a baby and the wait until weaning is usually 6-12 weeks. Thank-you!
Books on Eclectus Parrots from Amazon.com


Paperback - 96 pages

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 Eclectus Parrots
by Katy McElroy &
Michele Earle-Bridges
highly recommended!
Availability: Usually ships within
24 hours from Amazon.com

 Hardcover - 200 pages 1 edition (1993)
Silvio Mattacchione

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Please note that titles occasionally go
out of print or publishers run out of stock. Amazon.com will notify you within 2-3
weeks if they have trouble obtaining this title.

 The Eclectus:
A Complete Guide
by Roger Sweeney


Availability: special order.

 
Paperback - 78 pages 1st edition
(October 1991)

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 A Guide To
Eclectus Parrots
by Rob Marshall


Availability: Usually ships within 1-2 business days.

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