AntonMeryl-0012-01-Rainbow-Lorikeet-Parrot

Rainbow Lorikeet (Trichoglossus Haematodus) have very bright plumage. The head is deep blue with a greenish-yellow nuchal collar, and the rest of the upperparts (wings, back and tail) are deep green. The chest is red with blue-black barring. The belly is deep green, and the thighs and rump are yellow with deep green barring. In flight a yellow wing-bar contrasts clearly with the red underwing coverts. They are monogamous and pair for life.

It is a species of Australasian parrot found in Australia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. Its habitat is Rain-forest, coastal bush and woodland areas.

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Tags: Animal, Bird, Colorful, Lorikeet, Parakeet, Parrot, Vibrant, Wildlife, Africa, Australia, Beak, Beautiful, Bill, Blue, Bright, Brilliant, Close-up, Co

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