|Red-collared Lorikeet Trichoglossus rubritorquis
|Photographer :|| © Colin Trainor |
|Location :||Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia|
30 November 2010|
|English synonyms:||Rainbow Lorikeet|
|Bird Family :||Psittacidae - Parrots, Parakeets, Lories, Lorikeets, Cockatoos, Corellas, Guaiabero & Racquet-tails |
|Bird Group :||PSITTACIFORMES |
|Red Data Status :||Least Concern|
|Remarks :||The chance of getting these birds in E Indonesia seems very slim, and possibly their presence in 1890s was due to trade/escapees....possibly natural movements. - CT|
|Taxonomic Notes :||Introduced to Kisar in the eastern Lesser Sundas, Indonesia.
Sometimes considered conspecific with Rainbow Lorikeet Trichoglossus haematodus.
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