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Buff-faced Pygmy-Parrot

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Alternate name
Micropsitta pusio Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
8.4cm Length
Tropical rainforest, savanna, plantations, gardens, often near water, below 400m, in:- Island of New Guinea, [Indonesia:- New Guinea,][Melanesia:- Bismark, D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago, Louisiades, Milne Bay Islands, New Britain, Papua New Guinea, Irian Jaya,] Habitat-Altitude-Range
Blossum, nectare, seeds & fruit. Food 
Often found in small, very active groups. Habits
1412 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Buff-faced Pygmy-parrot call
(Micropsitta pusio)
Mike Catsis XC22538
30-07-2008, Papua New Guinea


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