Rock Parrot

Neophema petrophila - Perruche des rochers

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Psittaciformes

  • Family
    :

    Psittaculidés

  • Genus
    :

    Neophema

  • Species
    :

    petrophila

Descriptor

Gould, 1841

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 22 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 47 à 54 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Perruche des rochers
adult

Rock Parrot (Neophema petrophila) is a species of bird in the Psittaculidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Neophema petrophila petrophila (sw Western Australia)
  • Neophema petrophila zietzi (c and w South Australia)

Foreign names

  • Perruche des rochers,
  • Periquito roquero,
  • periquito-da-rocha,
  • Klippensittich,
  • kövi fűpapagáj,
  • Rotsparkiet,
  • Pappagallo di roccia,
  • klipparakit,
  • Klippeparakitt,
  • tráviar skalný,
  • neoféma skalní,
  • Klippegræsparakit,
  • rantakaija,
  • periquito roquer,
  • łąkówka skalna,
  • Скальный травяной попугайчик,
  • イワクサインコ,
  • 岩鹦鹉,
  • 岩鸚鵡,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Marine Intertidal : Rocky Shoreline, Mud Flats and Salt Flats, Tidepools ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Sand Dunes

Geographic range

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published: - Updated: 29-01-2015
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