Red-rumped Parrot.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Psittaciformes
Family: Psittaculidae
Subfamily: Psittaculinae
Tribe: Platycercini
Genus: Psephotus
Mathews, 1913

Psephotus  Gould, 1845

The genus Psephotellus has five species of parakeets from Australia. All species show considerable sexual dimorphism[1].


Species photographs


  1. ^ Simpson & Day (1999). A Field Guide to the Birds of Australia, 6th Edition. Penguin. ISBN 0-691-04995-5. 

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