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rainbow lorikeet

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And, over lunch, the inquisitive rainbow lorikeet soon got to grips with its new visitors - first perching on my shoulder and then taking a distinct liking to my lower lip.
After animal curators are satisfied that the bats are settled, the other species will be moved into the new exhibit, among them Australian lungfish, frilled dragons, rainbow lorikeets, laughing kookaburras, cockatoos and Johnston's freshwater crocodiles, along with dozens of snake neck and pig nose turtles, snakes and other lizards and fish.
A flock of rainbow lorikeets fluttered into a nearby tree.
Recent additions include the Puente al Sur (Bridge to the South), which introduces visitors to a host of Latin American animals, including giant anteaters, an Andean condor and capybaras, the world's largest rodent; the Australian WalkAbout, a multi-species exhibit featuring kangaroos, wallaroos, wallabies, and emus; and a walk-through aviary for Australian rainbow lorikeets.