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  Elegant Parrot (Neophema elegans)

Elegant Parrot | Neophema elegans photo
Elegant Parrot (Neophema elegans)

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ELEGANT PARROT FACTS

distribution map showing range of Neophema elegans in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Psittaciformes
Family:Psittacidae
Genus:Neophema
Species:elegans
Common Name:Elegant Parrot

Relatives in same Genus
  Orange-bellied Parrot (N. chrysogaster)
  Blue-winged Parrot (N. chrysostoma)
  Rock Parrot (N. petrophila)
  Turquoise Parrot (N. pulchella)
  Scarlet-chested Parrot (N. splendida)