The king parrots are three species of medium-sized parrots in the genus Alisterus; the Australian king parrot (A. scapularis), the Papuan king parrot (A. chloropterus), and the Moluccan king parrot (A. amboinensis). The three species are found in eastern Australia, New Guinea, and Indonesian islands including the Maluku Islands, respectively. Predominantly of red and green plumage, the long-tailed parrots are related to the genera Aprosmictus and Polytelis.

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