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EASTERN ROSELLA FACTS
The Eastern Rosella has a red head, neck and breast, with yellowish to greenish upper parts and distinctive white cheek patches.
woodlands, grasslands, farmlands, parks, gardens and golf courses
seeds, fruits, buds, flowers, nectar and insects.
Nest is tree hollow, usually a eucalypt tree. Lays 4-8 eggs
south-eastern Australia, from Queensland to Victoria and south-eastern South Australia
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at https://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
|Common Name:||Eastern Rosella|
Relatives in same Genus
Pale-headed Rosella (P. adscitus)
Green Rosella (P. caledonicus)
Crimson Rosella (P. elegans)
Western Rosella (P. icterotis)
Northern Rosella (P. venustus)