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 Alexandra's Parrot 

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Princess Parrot, Queen Alexandra Parrot , Alexandra's Parakeet, Princess of Wales Parakeet, Rose-throated Parakeet, and Spinifex Parrot. Alternate name
Polytelis alexandrae Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
34 - 46 cms Length
Dry grassland,shrubland & desert:- in:- [Austrailia:- Australian Northern Territory, South Australia & Western Austrailia.] Habitat
4 - 6 white eggs incubation 19 days by female, fledging in about 35 days, both parents feed young. Clutch
Mainly grass seed. Food
Nomadic. Habits
1455  World Number
Near Threatened Status

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