Bird feeders may sustain feral Rose-ringed parakeets Psittacula krameri in temperate Europe

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Clergeau, Philippe; Vergnes, Alan;
  • Publisher: Nordic Council for Wildlife Research
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.2981/09-092
  • Subject: Psittacula krameri | urban avifauna | [SDE.IE]Environmental Sciences/Environmental Engineering | [STAT.AP]Statistics [stat]/Applications [stat.AP] | feral parakeet | bird feeders | [SDE.MCG]Environmental Sciences/Global Changes | [SDE.BE]Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology | Rose-ringed parakeet | alien invasive species

International audience; The Rose-ringed parakeet Psittacula krameri, a bird species of subtropical origin, has established feral populations in temperate Europe. We analysed the feeding habits of Rose-ringed parakeets near Paris, France, in order to assess if food provi... View more
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