Geelvink Pygmy-Parrot

Scientific Name
Micropsitta geelvinkiana
Category
Family
Genus
Conservation Status
Near Threatened (NT)
Sub-Family
Psittaculinae

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Wikipedia Article

The Geelvink Pygmy Parrot, Micropsitte De Geelvink, Perruche Pygme De Schlegel, or Microloro De Geelvink (Micropsitta geelvinkiana) is a species of parrot in the Psittacidae family. It is endemic to Indonesia. The name Geelvink comes from a Dutch ship and family called Geelvinck. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and rural gardens. It is threatened by habitat loss.