Red-winged Parrot photographed at Currumbin Sanctuary, Gold Coast, Australia.
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RED-WINGED PARROT FACTS
The Red-winged Parrot is a green parrot with large red shoulder patches. It is seen in pairs or small flocks in open woodland areas.
dry woodlands, timber-lined watercourses and arid scrub
seeds, nectar, pollen and blossoms, insects and larvae
Eggs are laid in the hollow trunk of a tall tree, often near the ground. Lays 4-6 eggs.
northern and eastern Australia and are also found in southern New Guinea and Irian Jaya.
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
|Common Name:||Red-winged Parrot|