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Rainbow Lorikeet (eastern form)

Trichoglossus haematodus

Description:

25-30cm Large blue headed lorikeet with orange or red breast with a voice of a noisy screech.

Habitat:

Common in all forest, heath and woodland where blossoms occur in Northern and Eastern Australia from Broome WA to Kangaroo Island SA and introduced in South West in vicinity of Perth WA.

Notes:

Always ready to perform.

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10 Comments

KerryHawkins
KerryHawkins 9 years ago

Have added this to the Land of Parrots. Thanks Kram

Kram
Kram 9 years ago

Clowns of the parrot world! Great photos. If you want, you should join my mission (http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/2063...) which focuses just on Aussie parrots, and add all your spottings. They would be great additions! Cheers.

MartinL
MartinL 9 years ago

And this one certainly is performing. They sure are show offs!

KerryHawkins
KerryHawkins 9 years ago

Thanks Rod. I love to share.

Rod
Rod 9 years ago

awesome!!!!!thank you very much for sharing ma'am kerry..i do always love your postings..regards & GOD bless..

KerryHawkins
KerryHawkins 9 years ago

They are one of the most colourful of Australian Parrots. Always beautiful. Thanks Olivia and Aleja.

AlejaPatiño
AlejaPatiño 9 years ago

Hermoso!!

Olivia Chee
Olivia Chee 9 years ago

Lovely colours!

KerryHawkins
KerryHawkins 9 years ago

Yes Mayra they are very common but no less beautiful every time I see them

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 9 years ago

Lovely!

KerryHawkins
Spotted by
KerryHawkins

New South Wales, Australia

Spotted on Jul 21, 2011
Submitted on Mar 21, 2013

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