Fischer's Lovebird Agapornis fischeri


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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Agapornis fischeri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/03/2023.