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