Neopsephotus

The monotypic genus Neopsephotus includes the Bourke’s Parrot, which is a small parrot native to the interior regions of southern and western Australia. They are about 18-23 cm long with the tail taking up about half the length.

Bourke’s Parrot was previously placed in the genus Neopsephotus and in the genus Neophema by other authorities but are now classified as the only species in the genus Neopsephotus.

Species

Neopsephotus bourkii
Bourke’s Parrot

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