Superb Parrot, Polytelis swainsonii also known as Barraband Parrot is a parrot native to southeastern Australia. It is one of three species in the genus Polytelis.
It is a medium-sized bright green parrot, approximately 40cm long, with long tail feathers, yellow-green below and yellow eye. The male has a scarlet band upper chest, bright yellow face and throat. The female has a pale blue-green face, greyish-green throat and yellow thighs.
An Australian endemic, the Superb Parrot is restricted to the woodlands of New South Wales and Victoria. It nests on hollow limb or a hole in a tree. The diet consists mainly of eucalypt flowers, fruits, nectar and pollen.