Fairy lorikeet

Fairy lorikeet

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Charmosyna pulchella

The fairy lorikeet is a species of parrot in the family Psittaculidae. Other common names include the little red lorikeet and the little red lory. Found in New Guinea, its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Its colouration is mainly red with some yellow on the throat and green on the wings. Two subspecies are recognised, C. p. pulchella and C. p. rothschildi.

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References

1. Fairy lorikeet Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairy_lorikeet
2. Fairy lorikeet on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22684701/93042771

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