Paradise Parrot Psephotellus pulcherrimus


Chisholm, A. H. 1922. The lost Paradise Parrot. Emu 22: 4-17.

Collar, N. J.; Crosby, M. J.; Stattersfield, A. J. 1994. Birds to watch 2: the world list of threatened birds. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Forshaw, J. M.; Cooper, W. T. 1989. Parrots of the world. Blandford Press, London.

Garnett, S. 1992. Threatened and extinct birds of Australia. Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union and Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service, Moonee Ponds, Australia.

Jerrard, C. H. H. 2008. Historical article - Paradise Parrot. Australian Field Ornithology 25(2): 59-68.

Joseph, L. 1988. A review of the conservation status of Australian parrots in 1987. Biological Conservation 46: 261-280.

Kiernan, C. 1993. Bird to watch: paradise on earth? Wingspan 11: 24-25.

Olsen, P. 2007. Glimpses of paradise: the quest for the Beautiful Parrakeet. National Library of Australia, Canberra.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Psephotellus pulcherrimus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/05/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/05/2022.