Parrots (Psittacidae)

Orange-bellied Parrot (Neophema chrysogaster) - HBW 4, p. 383

French: Perruche à ventre orange German: Goldbauchsittich Spanish: Periquito Ventrinaranja

Taxonomy: Psittacus chrysogaster Latham, 1790, Tasmania.

Distribution: Coastal strip from SE South Australia to SC Victoria; Tasmania (all breeding now occurs on SW coast). Recorded near Sydney from late 1880's to 1907, with breeding reported.