Australian Ringneck

About the Australian Ringneck

Also known as: Port Lincoln Ringneck, Ringneck Parrot, Mallee Ringneck

The Australian Ringneck is a beautiful species of parrot native to Australia. The species has four distinct subspecies: Twenty-eight Parrot; Port Lincoln Parrot; Cloncurry Parrot; and Mallee Ringneck.

Twenty-eight Parrots live in southwestern forests of coastal and subcoastal Western Australia.

The Twenty-eight Parrot is named for its call! It sounds like it is shouting out "twenty-eight" when it calls.

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Details & Statistics

Added to Birdorable
Hatched on 21 November 2011
Scientific Name
Barnardius zonarius
  • Psittaciformes
  • Psi
  • Barnardius
  • B. zonarius
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Conservation Status
Least Concern (as of 29 November 2017)
LC
  • Least Concern (LC)
  • Near Threatened (NT)
  • Vulnerable (VU)
  • Endangered (EN)
  • Critically Endangered (CR)
  • Extinct in the Wild (EW)
  • Extinct (EX)
Source: IUCN Red List
Measurements
Units: Imperial / Metric
11 inches

International Names

Chinese 黑头环颈鹦鹉
Czech papoušek límcový
Danish Ringparakit
Dutch Port Lincolnparkiet
Finnish isosepelkaija
French Perruche à collier jaune
German Ringsittich
Italian Pappagallo di Port Lincoln
Japanese マキエゴシキインコ (makiegoshikiinko)
Norwegian Svarthodeparakitt
Polish rozella czarnoglowa
Russian Воротничковый попугай
Spanish Perico de Port Lincoln
Swedish Port Lincolnparakit
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