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Night Parrot Geopsittacus occidentalis

Described by: Gould (1861)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Pezoporus occidentalis


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Interior of w. and c. Australia;
Interior of c. Western Australia (Canning Stock Route), s. Northern Territory (New Haven Station on the e. edge of the Great Sandy Desert), n. South Australia, w. Victoria and nw. Queensland (Mount Isa, Boulia and Cloncurry). Possibly coastal nw. Western Australia.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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