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Bird Green Rosella (Platycercus caledonicus)


John McDouall Stuart
Aug 5, 2011
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Scientific name: Platycercus caledonicus

Common Name: Green Rosella

Order: Psittaciformes

Family: Psittacidae

Other Names: N/A

Distribution: Endemic to Tasmania and it's surrounding islands.

Habitat: Found in most Tasmanian habitats including gardens but most often found in dense forest and woodlands.

Field Notes: dark green and black upper parts, yellow head and neck, blue cheek patches, red band on forehead, blue shoulder patches.
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