hottentot's fig

Edwards's Fig-parrot

The Edwards' Fig-parrot (Edwards's Fig-parrot or Edwards' Fig Parrot) (Psittaculirostris edwardsii) is a species of parrot in the Psittacidae family. The International Ornithological Congress now calls it the Scarlet-cheeked Fig Parrot. It is named after Alphonse Milne-Edwards (1835-1900). It is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montanes.


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