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Do Parrots Name their Babies?

Research on green-rumped parrotlets, Forpus passerinus in Venezuela showed that parents give each nestling a unique sound, or "name", which becomes their signature call. Vocal recognition may be important so that parents can take care of their own fledglings after parrot families begin moving to communal foraging and roosting sites.

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