Musk Lorikeet
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Ellura
Musk Lorikeet
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Musk Lorikeet (Glossopsitta concinna ssp concinna)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Parrots (Psittaciformes)
Family: Parrot (Psittaculidae)
Species: Musk Lorikeet (Glossopsitta concinna ssp concinna)
This Photo:     A pair

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
Easily confused with the Purple-crowned. The other sub-species is in Tasmania only.

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 06-Jan-2016
This species is classed as RA (Rare) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)