PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae

Lathamus discolor  

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)
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© Geoff Walker 2014
Kingston, QLD (Aug, 2014)

These parrots are not called Swift Parrots without reason. They feed frantically and then fly swiftly from tree to tree or in large circular flights back to the same spot.

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

Swift Parrot