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Ringneck Parrots Found in Australia

Photos and Data of Australian Ringneck Parrots

There are four sub-species of the Australian Ringneck however the common factor is the colouring of a yellow hind collar on a mostly green bird.

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RingnecksPORT LINCOLN RINGNECK

The Port Lincoln Ringneck is found from Southern Western Australia north to the Pilbara then east to Alice Springs and south to Port Lincoln.

Photo Lyle Stacpoole

RingnecksTWENTY-EIGHT PARROT [RINGNECK]

The Twenty-eight Parrot is found in Southern and subcoastal Western Australia.

 

RingnecksMALLEE RINGNECK

The Mallee Ringneck is found in the Mallee of northwestern Victoria and eastern South Australia north to Dubbo and South-West Queensland.

RingnecksCLONCURRY RINGNECK

The Cloncurry Ringneck Parrot can be found in the Channel Country from Lake Eyre in northern South Australia to the South-West of Queensland.

BudgerigarBUDGERIGAR

Budgerigars are native to Australia and the only natural color of these birds in the wild is the yellow and green variety.

However other varieties including the English Budgie which is bigger than the native bird, plus the variety of coloured birds are all bred for the purpose of the pet market.

So you cannot expect to find a blue budgie, white budgies or other in the bush.

 

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