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Blue-collared Parrot

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Simple Parrot, Lilac-collared Song Parrot,  Lilac-collared Geoffroy's Parrot, Alternate name
Geoffroyus simplex Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
23-25 cm     Length
Tropical forest, between 600 - 2,000 m, in:- Island of New Guinea, [Indonesia:- New Guinea.] [Melanesia:- Papua New Guinea, Irian Jaya,] Habitat-Altitude-Range
Seeds, flowers, nectar, fruits, berries and buds; Food 
Shy and quiet when feeding, noisy when in the air, found singly or pairs & small groups. Habits
1428 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Blue-collared Parrot calls
(Geoffroyus simplex buergersi)
Nick Athanas XC18799
21-06-2007, Papua New Guinea


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