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Geoffroyus geoffroyi -Papua New Guinea-6 CROP.jpg
Red-cheeked parrot in Papua New Guinea
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Psittaciformes
Family: Psittacidae
Tribe: Psittaculini
Genus: Geoffroyus
Bonaparte, 1850

Geoffroyus is a genus of parrot in the family Psittaculidae. The three species are found in and around New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, northern Australia and the islands of Indonesia. It contains the following species:

Possibly extinct variety, Geoffroyus aureus