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Alternate name
Platycercus eximius Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
30 - 32 cm length
Forest, savanna, shrubland, agricultural land & gardens, below 1,250 m, in:- [Austrailia:- New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia & Victoria.] New Zealand, Habitat
4 (5) 8 White eggs,  incubation by female 19 days, fledging 32 days. Clutch
Mainly grass seeds, fruits, buds, flowers, nectar and insects. Food
Sedentary.   Habits
1464                           World Number

Least Concern


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