Story: Small forest birds

Reischek's parakeet feeding chicks (2nd of 3)

Reischek's parakeet feeding chicks

Reischek's parakeet lives only on the Antipodes Islands. Like the Antipodes parakeet, the Reischek’s parakeet has adapted to a subantarctic habitat.

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Christina Troup, 'Small forest birds - Parakeets', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 18 May 2022)

Story by Christina Troup, published 24 Sep 2007, reviewed & revised 17 Feb 2015