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Species profile—Trichoglossus rubritorquis (red-collared lorikeet)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Psittacidae (Parrots) → Trichoglossus rubritorquis (red-collared lorikeet)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Psittacidae (Parrots)
Scientific name
Trichoglossus rubritorquis Vigors & Horsfield, 1827
Common name
red-collared lorikeet
Type reference
Vigors, N.A. & Horsfield, T. (1827). A description of the Australian birds in the collection of the Linnean Society; with an attempt at arranging them according to their natural affinities. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 15: 170-331.
WildNet taxon ID
1111
Synonym(s)
Trichoglossus haematodus rubritorquis
Trichoglossus haematodus rubritorquatus
Trichoglossus haematodus rubitorquis
Trichoglossus rubitorquis
Alternate name(s)
rainbow lorikeet
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1111

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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