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Species profile—Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus (rainbow lorikeet)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Psittacidae (Parrots) → Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus (rainbow lorikeet)

Photo of Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus (rainbow lorikeet) - Queensland Government,1996
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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Psittacidae (Parrots)
Scientific name
Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus (Gmelin, 1788)
Common name
rainbow lorikeet
Type reference
Syst. Nat. 1 pt1 p.316
WildNet taxon ID
1125
Synonym(s)
Trichoglossus moluccanus
Trichoglossus haematodus haematodus
Alternate name(s)
Blue Mountain parrot
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Agricultural Pest
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=1125

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

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