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Have you heard of the Dracula Parrot?

Also known as Pesquet’s Parrots these birds are 46 cm long and weighs from 680 to 800gr. It is a rare species only found in New Guinea (island next to Australia), and they are not for sale. Check out more in this video about this magnificent bird!

Despite their appearance these parrots only feed off some species of figs. Due to their bright red color they've become target to poachers putting them in risk. If you're ever in New Guinea make sure to spot them!

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