Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Budgerigar
Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatus
Described by: Shaw (1805)
Alternate common name(s): Shell Parakeet
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeInterior of Australia;
Nw. to c. Western Australia. N. and ec. Western Australia, c. and s. Northern Territory, South Australia, interior c. and sw. Queensland, interior w. and c. New South Wales (Tibooburra) to n. Victoria.
Introduced into the se. United States (cw. coast of Florida).
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Listening Earth
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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