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Pezoporini
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Eastern Ground Parrot (Pezoporus wallicus)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Psittaciformes
Psittacoidea
Family Psittaculidae
Platycercinae
Pezoporini

Pezoporini is the sister clade of parrots in the tribe Platycercini that contains the broad-tailed parrots.

Taxonomy

The inclusion of the following taxon is based on the paper by Joseph et al. (2012).

Genus: Neophema
 Orange-bellied Parrot (Latham, 1790) (Neophema chrysogaster)
 Blue-winged Parrot (Kuhl, 1820) (Neophema chrysostoma)
 Elegant Parrot (Gould, 1837) (Neophema elegans)
 Rock Parrot (Gould, 1841) (Neophema petrophilla)
 Turquoise Parrot (Shaw, 1792) (Neophema pulchella)
 Scarlet-chested Parrot (Gould, 1841) (Neophema splendida)
Genus: Neopsephotus (sometimes included in Neophema)
 Bourke's Parrot (Gould, 1841) (Neopsephotus bourkii)
Genus: Pezoporus
 Western Ground Parrot (North, 1911) (Pezoporus flaviventris)
 Night Parrot (Gould, 1861) (Pezoporus occidentalis)
 Eastern Ground Parrot (Kerr, 1792) (Pezoporus wallicus)
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