Viewing Families in the Order "Psittaciformes" (Lovebird)
Parrots, parakeets, macaws and cockatoos are included in the order Psittaciformes. These popular birds are highly intelligent, brightly colored, and very friendly. Over 350 species of Psittaciformes are found through Asia, Australia, Central and South America, and Africa. Most species prefer to pair off or live in small groups for protection and company.