This parrot reaches lengths of 36cm (14 inches).
Habitat and Distribution
The range of this parrot covers Northern Australia, the Solomon Islands and New Guinea.
The life span of this bird is between 30 and 50 years.
This parrots diet consists largely of fruits, flowers, leaf buds and a small number of seeds.
Groups and Breeding
These birds do not pair for life and a male must perform a courtship in which he persues a female bird, trying to get her attention vocally.