kakapo in Japanese

(名) ニュージーランドに生息し短距離だけ飛び緑色の羽をもつ大形で夜行性のオウム
(n.) A singular nocturnal parrot (Strigops habroptilus), native of New Zealand.
It lives in holes during the day, but is active at night.
It resembles an owl in its colors and general appearance.
It has large wings, but can fly only a short distance.
Called also owl parrot, night parrot, and night kaka.
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