Maroon shining parrot

Maroon shining parrot

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Prosopeia tabuensis

The maroon shining parrot or red shining-parrot, Prosopeia tabuensis, is a species of parrot in the family Psittaculidae. It is endemic to the islands of Vanua Levu and Taveuni in Fiji and was introduced to the islands of southern Tonga in prehistoric times. The species is sometimes considered conspecific with the crimson shining-parrot of Kadavu. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests.

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Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Maroon shining parrot Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maroon_shining_parrot
2. Maroon shining parrot on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22685041/132056747
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/386866

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