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BIRDS - NATIVE PARROTS

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ANIMAL FACTS - Native Parrots

Russell our male Eclectus Parrot is predomately green in colour, while Rhubarb our female Eclectus Parrrot has stunning plumage of red and blue colouring. This feature where the sexes look different is known as sexual dimorphism.

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Around 300 species of the parrot family have been recorded throughout the world, extending from the tropics to the subtropical and colder parts of the Southern Hemisphere. 56 species are found in Australia, and only five of these are found elsewhere in the world. The parrot family includes cockatoos, lorikeets, rosellas, ringnecks and budgerigars.

Our Sub-Species

Golden-shouldered Parrot

Psephotus chrysopterygius
Our Amazing Golden-shouldered Parrot(s) are currently on display

Threat Level

Endangered

Endangered

Golden-shouldered Parrot(s) Profiles

No profiles available

Eclectus Parrot

Eclectus roratus
Our Amazing Eclectus Parrot(s) are currently on display

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Eclectus Parrot(s) Profiles

No profiles available

Red-collared Lorikeet

Our Amazing Red-collared Lorikeet(s) are currently on displayCrocoseum

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Red-collared Lorikeet(s) Profiles

No profiles available

Red-tailed Black Cockatoo

Star
Our Amazing Red-tailed Black Cockatoo(s) are currently on displayCrocoseum

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Red-tailed Black Cockatoo(s) Profiles

Star Nowra

Major Mitchell's Cockatoo

Warrego the Major Mitchell Cockatoo
Our Amazing Major MitchellCrocoseum

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Major Mitchell's Cockatoo(s) Profiles

Tullock Warrego Roma

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

Joey
Not on display

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo(s) Profiles

Occa Anthony Joey

Australian King Parrot

Alisterus scapularis
Our Amazing Australian King Parrot(s) are currently on display

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Australian King Parrot(s) Profiles

No profiles available

Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo

Calyptorhynchus funereus
Our Amazing Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo(s) are currently on displayCrocoseum

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo(s) Profiles

Lueka

Galah

Eolophus roseicapillus
Our Amazing Galah(s) are currently on displayCrocoseum

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Galah(s) Profiles

No profiles available