Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Pale-headed Rosella

Pale-headed Rosella Platycercus adscitus

Described by: Latham (1790)
Alternate common name(s): White-cheeked Rosella, Mealy Rosella
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Samsonvale, Queensland, Australia - Aug 24, 2002 © Tom Tarrant  Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia - Date unknown © Lou Hegedus 
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information


Ne. Australia;
(1) N. Queensland (Samsonvale, Musgrave Station on the Cape York Peninsula).
(2) C. and e. Queensland (Canungra near Brisbane) and ex. ne. New South Wales.


No videos are available for this species


No sounds are available for this species


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


Please email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.

If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.