Pin: Ringneck Parrot
Australian Ringneck – Scientific name: Barnardius zonarius
This pin was modeled on the Australian ringneck parrot AKA Port Lincoln parrot. There are several subspecies of ringneck parrot in Australia and their plumage can vary depending on their region. However all a have a distinctive yellow collar behind their neck.
Fun fact: There are 56 species of parrot found in Australia, and only five of these are found anywhere else in the world!