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lorikeet

called also lories. See Trichoglossus spp.
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Lorikeets at Dudley Zoo tuck into some of the fundraising nectar pots.
The two lorikeet chicks which are being hand-reared at Bristol Zoo
Some species of Tasmania s birds are threatened by invasive birds, such as the rainbow lorikeet and the Indian myna.
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.
Melbourne, May 24 (ANI): A vet in Darwin is gearing up to deal with another alcohol-fueled avian vertigo this year, as many lorikeets were reported falling from the sky in a drunken state.
Explore Jungle Kingdom, where you can go walkabout in the UK''s first walkthrough meerkat enclosure, hand feed the Rainbow Lorikeets and enjoy the antics of the monkeys in Monkey Temple
Kids can choose from a variety of interactive activities, including feeding the giraffes, stingrays and lorikeets and riding a camel or pony.
Lories and lorikeets require a specialized diet of nectar and do not eat seeds or vegetables.
Rainbow lorikeets chattered, flittered, and darted from the blossoms of the gums that bloomed forever in a kind of long long hot forever and ever.
The event provides a tropical vacation for the animals as well as for zoo visitors, who can watch as polar bears eat sno-cones, lorikeets receive fruit leis and cougars devour a luau feast.
Cockatoos, parrots and lorikeets eating food from introduced trees and shrubs in the Illawarra region.