lorikeet


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

lorikeet

called also lories. See Trichoglossus spp.
References in periodicals archive ?
We have already seen hybrid rainbow and musk lorikeets in Tasmania, and the Indian myna would have catastrophic impacts on a wide range of birds in Tasmania if we don t work together to ensure it doesn t become established here, he said.
Species Released Not Released Not released released Australian hobby 1 -- -- -- Australian magpie 2 -- 1 1 Brown goshawk -- -- 1 -- Crimson rosella 3 2 -- 4 Eastern rosella 1 -- -- -- Galah -- -- 1 2 Laughing kookaburra 2 -- 5 4 Musk lorikeet i -- -- -- Peregrine falcon -- -- 1 -- Rainbow lorikeet 2 -- -- 4 Southern boobook owl -- -- -- 1 Tawny frogmouth 3 -- 1 3 Yellow-tailed black 1 -- cockatoo Total (%) 16 (89%) 2 (11%) 10 (34%) 19 (66%)
Surrounded by rainbow lorikeets and cockatoos, Oliver Voss, of the Capta Group which runs the Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas, says it took only a few days to repair the physical damage from the cyclone "but months to recover from the stigma".
com,” says Martin Uniacke, CEO of Lorikeet Learning.
It is also home to a shark lagoon and lorikeet aviary.
Casuarinas are favored by parrots, and two most common kind found on the plantation are the rainbow lorikeet and the double eyed fig-parrot.
Gary Moore can reaffirm his outstanding run of form by landing the opener at Lingfield with Lorikeet.
East Sussex trainer Moore (pictured) has enjoyed great success under both codes this term and looks to have another winner-elect in Lorikeet, who lines up in the Bet Champions League - Betdaq Apprentice Handicap.
Runner-up and pre-race favourite, Lorikeet, looked to be going well before the home turn, but could only keep on at one pace up the short home straight, having been matched at an in-running low of 1.
Noel Chance's Irish import Lorikeet sprang a 33-1 surprise last time and you sense he will soon be plying his trade back over hurdles.
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.