Friday, March 27, 2015

WESTERN ROSELLA

Photographed at Cheney's Beach, Western Australia March 2015
548           WESTERN ROSELLA              Platycerus icterotis

Australia        (389)

Endemic to sw. WA, s. and w. of Dongala-Israelite Bay, e. to Southern Cross-Norseman. 25-28 cm. Found in open forest, woodland with grassy clearings; trees on watercourses; farmlands, crops, roadsides, orchards.





















3 comments:

  1. What a beautiful bird! Gorgeous colours! :-)

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  2. Oh wow! Such beautiful colours! :-)

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