Geelvink pygmy parrot

Geelvink pygmy parrot

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Micropsitta geelvinkiana

The Geelvink pygmy parrot is a species of parrot in the family Psittacidae endemic to Biak and Numfoor islands in Western New Guinea. The name Geelvink comes from a Dutch ship and family called Geelvinck. It has two subspecies; the nominate occurs on Numfor, and M. g. misoriensis on Biak.

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References

1. Geelvink pygmy parrot Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geelvink_pygmy_parrot
2. Geelvink pygmy parrot on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22684850/93049768

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