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Night Parrot

Night Parrot

Status: Critical
Classification: Birds
Scientific Name: Pezoporus occidentalis

Night parrots are nocturnal, they usually stay in tunnels during the day. They often hide themselves in a type of grass called spinifex while using its seeds for food. Today, it's still a big question if these birds still exist. Sightings of the bird have been rare since 1979 and the bird's population remains unidentified.

Night parrot is a small parrot which belongs to the genus Geopsittacus. It is predominatly green and yellow with brown and black highlights. This bird species is terrestrial, they only fly when searching for something.

The Night Parrot

Night parrots prefer to live in dry grasslands and dusty ground. They feed on seeds, fruits and grass.

 
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