Musk Lorikeet
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Ellura
Blue-winged Parrot
 
                      
Musk Lorikeet (Glossopsitta concinna)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)     iNaturalist Observation
Order: Parrots (Psittaciformes)
Family: Parrot (Psittacidae)
Species: Musk Lorikeet (Glossopsitta concinna)
This Photo:     Amber back

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

Copyright © 2017-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 24-Jun-2017
This species is classed as RA (Rare) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)