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Australian King Parrot.  Alisterus scapularis,Australia,Australian king parrot aka muaiz,Geotagged,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. Is that a flower or a praying mantis in its beak? Posted 6 years ago
    1. Looks a bit weird but no it is only the centre out of the flower. Posted 6 years ago

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The Australian King Parrot aka muaiz is endemic to eastern Australia. It is found in humid and heavily forested upland regions of the eastern portion of the continent, including eucalyptus wooded areas in and directly adjacent to subtropical and temperate rainforest. They feed on fruits, seeds or small insects.

Similar species: Parrots
Species identified by Back Water Fox
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Uploaded Jul 2, 2016. Captured Oct 26, 2016 20:47 in Embankment Dr, Mount Beauty VIC 3699, Australia.
  • Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
  • f/6.3
  • 1/256s
  • ISO4000
  • 500mm