Rosy-faced Lovebird (Agapornis roseicollis) - HBW 4, p. 410
French: Inséparable rosegorge
Spanish: Inseparable de Namibia
Other common names: Peach-faced Lovebird
Taxonomy: Psittacus roseicollis Vieillot, 1818, Goodhouse, north-west Cape Province.
Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- catumbella Hall, 1952 - SW Angola N almost to Luanda.
- roseicollis (Vieillot, 1818) - Namibia and South Africa.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Small flock feeding on rocks Locality Erongo Wilderness Lodge, Erongo Region, Namibia (ssp roseicollis)
Desmond Allen 25 August 2013 10 weeks ago 27 sec 4.7
Adult bird perched on a thorny twig. Locality Erongo Region, Namibia
Stefan_Thiel 23 September 2010 1 year ago 31 sec 4.2
A bird on a branch, singing in response to other birds Locality Namibia (ssp roseicollis)
Max Roth 31 October 2000 7 years ago 25 sec 4.1
Several birds feeding on the ground Locality Kuiseb Canyon, Namib-Naukluft National Park, Namibia (ssp roseicollis)
Josep del Hoyo 17 July 1998 7 years ago 27 sec 3.5
A bird perched on a branch and flying away Locality Etosha National Park, Namibia (ssp roseicollis)
Christian Boix Hinzen 28 February 2003 9 years ago 14 sec 2.7
A bird calling from a branch Locality Roy’s Rest Camp, Grootfontein, Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia (ssp roseicollis)
Keith Blomerley 13 January 2007 6 years ago 24 sec 2.4
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Feeding on the ground.
Locality Erongo Region, Namibia (ssp roseicollis)
Fran Trabalon 24 November 2011 1 year ago 4.1
Locality Solitaire, Khomas Region, Namibia (ssp roseicollis)
Ken Havard 6 April 2013 30 weeks ago 4
Thirsty little birds
Locality Lüderitz, Karas Region, Namibia
lsargentini 24 August 2011 1 year ago 4
Rosy-faced Lovebird feeding, at the Waterburg Plateau, Namibia
steve williams 1 November 2007 3 years ago 4
Mature bird eating wild berries
Locality Erongo Wilderness Lodge, Erongo Region, Namibia
Albert v Lingen 11 October 2012 1 year ago 3.8
A bird perched on a branch.
Locality Karas Region, Namibia (ssp roseicollis)
Carmelo López 17 October 2003 1 year ago 3.7
Calling from top of a tree near Erongo Wilderness Lodge Locality Erongo Region, Namibia
Charles Hesse 13 November 2009 3 years ago 3