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Micropsitta bruijnii

The Red-breasted pygmy parrot, or Micropsitta bruijnii, is one of the smallest parrots at only 8cm.

Habits Edit

The Red-breasted pygmy parrot moves in a jerky way and cling onto bark while searching there for food. It is very good at climbing.

Feeding Edit

The Red-breasted pygmy parrot’s diet is made up mostly of lichens and fruits.

Nesting Areas Edit

Red-breasted pygmy parrots nest in tree hollows, normally with said tree in a forest. They are found in Buru, Seram, New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago and the Solomon Islands.