Double-eyed Fig-parrot (Cyclopsitta diophthamalma, race macleayana)

Australia’s smallest parrot, the Double-eyed Fig-parrot is found in New Guinea – both Papua New Guinea and Indonesian Papua and some nearby islands and three separate populations in NE Australia. Bird depicted here is of the race macleayana from the wet tropics of north Queensland. Birds feed on native figs as well as other similar berries, fungi and insect larvae.