Lorius garrulus

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Indonesia Bird with 0 Comments

Lorius garrulus, Chattering Lory, Kasturi Ternate


The Chattering Lory, Lorius garrulus is a forest-dwelling parrot endemic to North Maluku, Indonesia. It is considered endangered, the main threat being from trapping for the cage-bird trade.

The race L. g. flavopalliatus is known as the Yellow-backed Lorikeet.

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