RAINBOW LORIKEET

Trichoglossus moluccanus

Its tongue is covered with corneal papillae, allowing it to collect nectar.

 

FOOD : Fruits, berries, nectar.

THREATS : Habitat destruction, pet trade.

MORE INFO :
Family : Psittacoidea
Habits : gregarious
Egg-laying : 2 to 3 eggs
Incubation : 24 to 26 days
Longevity : 15 to 20 years