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Vernal Hanging Parrot

Loriculus vernalis


I am so excited about this spotting as I have seen this bird go through the garden many times, occasionally landing, but it is so timid and fast that I've never managed to get an image. This one is'nt brilliant either unfortunately. The bird is a vivid green colour, has a red beak which is hooked, red legs and red feathers on it's back, white circles around it's eyes and a squeaky call.

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VivBraznell 9 years ago

I think you're right Nuwan .......... thanks so much for the ident : )

NuwanChathuranga 9 years ago

looks like a Hanging parrot

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Spotted on May 12, 2012
Submitted on May 12, 2012

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