Port Lincoln/28 Parrots

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Subject: Port Lincoln/28 Parrots
From: "Cas and LISA Liber (& family)" <>
Date: Mon, 7 Nov 2005 18:50:39 +1100
The book Parrots of the World by Joseph Forshaw lists under B. zonarius
(i.e. Port Lincoln/28 complex before it was sunk in with the ringnecks):
 - not sure if these froms sitll valid but may help in the field

B. z. zonarius - red frontal band (some birds)/yellow abdomen - west from
Eyre Pen., SA and Tennant Ck to central WA

B. z. semitorquatus (28) - larger, green abdo, prominent red frontal band -
South of Perth east to Albany

B. z. occidentalis - smaller, abdo yellow, head paler - WA from Pilbara
south to Murchison River


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