Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Crimson Rosella
Crimson Rosella Platycercus elegans
Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1788)
Alternate common name(s): Pennant's Parakeet, Pennant's Rosella, Blue-cheeked Rosella
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeE. and se. Australia;
(1) Ne. Queensland.
(2) Se. Queensland (Lamington National Park), e. New South Wales and Victoria to ex. se. South Australia.
(3) Kangaroo Is.
Introduced to New Zealand (s. North Island, Wellington) and Norfolk Is.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Australian National Botanic Gardens
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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