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owl parrot Line breaks: owl par¦rot

Definition of owl parrot in English:


Another term for kakapo.
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  • Kakapo have a conspicuous facial disc of fine feathers, resembling the face of an owl; thus, early European settlers called it the ‘owl parrot’.
  • The owl parrot, or kakapo (Strigops habroptilus), also lives only in New Zealand.
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