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lorikeet

called also lories. See Trichoglossus spp.
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The Australian rainbow lorikeets lap up the nectar using their unusual tongue, which is long and narrow with a bristly brush on the end.
With their spectacular colours, aerobatic flights and entertaining social behaviours, the lorikeets are my favourite species to work with.
Stephen Kramer, co-owner of Lorikeet Learning set up the reward packages for contributing fellows of Lorikeet's campaign on crownfuner.
At school, I felt like a lorikeet making the best of its cage, or like a bower bird sometimes, bashing myself against it.
Species like the swift parrot and the musk lorikeet are only found in southern Queensland every 15 to 20 years.
Species such as the square-tailed kite, bush stone curlew, little lorikeet, brown quail and flame robin are almost gone.
Another project underway is The Australian Adventure which will include a koala exhibit, a cassowary exhibit, a lorikeet aviary where visitors will be able to feed the birds and a wallaby exhibit where visitors can walk inside with the wallabys.
some Christian symbols were decorated with lorikeet feathers like other sacred objects .
CREATURE FEATURES BRING LATEST Section Leader Nicola Wright said: "The pigeon has joined us from Banham Zoo and is settling into Lorikeet Lookout.
My favourite so far are the beautiful rainbow Lorikeet birds.