Origin: Australia and New Zealand
Latin Name:Platycercus elegans
Habitat: Forests and woodlands.
Diet: Seeds, fruits and berries.
Lifespan: 20 years.
Average Size: Weight: 200 grams., Height:35 cm.
Colourful Australian parrot, they are known for being the most beautiful parakeets in aviculture. They have long tails, and gorgeous colouring of red, yellow, blue and green. Females are slightly smaller and of darker colour.