swift parrot

/swɪft ˈpærət/ (say swift 'paruht)

noun
a predominantly green parrot, Lathamus discolor, with blue, red and yellow face markings, found seasonally in Tasmania and the south-eastern parts of mainland Australia.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Frank Swift Bourns — (* 2. September 1866 in Dexter, Michigan; † 17. März 1935 in Seattle, Washington) war ein US amerikanischer Ornithologe und Arzt. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben und Wirken 2 Ehrentaxa 3 Werke (Aus …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gray parrot — Gray Gray (gr[=a]), a. [Compar. {Grayer}; superl. {Grayest}.] [OE. gray, grey, AS. gr[=ae]g, gr[=e]g; akin to D. graauw, OHG. gr[=a]o, G. grau, Dan. graa, Sw. gr[*a], Icel. gr[=a]r.] [Written also {grey}.] 1. any color of neutral hue between… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Maryborough-Dunolly Box-Ironbark Region — The region is important for Swift Parrots The Maryborough Dunolly Box Ironbark Region includes all the Box Ironbark forest and woodland remnants used as winter feeding habitat by Swift Parrots in the Maryborough Dunolly region of central Victoria …   Wikipedia

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