New Zealand


Kakapo - Big Green Night Owl Parrot

green owl parrot

 

The kakapo is part of the parrot family although it isn't much like other parrots and is called an "owl parrot". It can be found on Stewart Island and a few other islands in New Zealand. It is the heaviest species in the parrot group and it is approximately 24 inches (64 cm) tall.

 

Strigops habroptila

 

 

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