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Dusky Lory

Dusky-headed Parakeet

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  • Calidris alpina
  • Plovers & Shorebirds

About the Dusky Lory

Also known as: Dusky Lorikeet, Dusk-orange Lory, White-rumped Lory

The beautifully colored Dusky Lory can be found across Indonesia and New Guinea in South-East Asia. They are approximately 10 to 12 inches in length and have distinct markings of yellow and orange.

The natural habitats of the Dusky Lory are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, and subtropical or tropical moist montanes.

The conservation status of the Dusky Lory is considered to be Least Concern as of June 2013.

Details & Stats

Hatched Added to Birdorable on: 02 March 2009
Scientific Name Pseudeos fuscata
  • Psittaciformes
  • Psittacidae
  • Pseudeos
  • P. fuscata
Birdorable Family Parrots & Parakeets
Conservation Status Least Concern
  • Least Concern (LC)
  • Near Threatened (NT)
  • Vulnerable (VU)
  • Endangered (EN)
  • Critically Endangered (CR)
  • Extinct in the Wild (EW)
  • Extinct (EX)
Source: IUCN Red List
(as of 28 September 2017)
Units: Imperial Metric
10 to 12 inches
Range Southeast Asia

International Names

  • 烟色鹦鹉 (Chinese)
  • Lori Tmavý (Czech)
  • Brun Lori (Danish)
  • Witruglori (Dutch)
  • Monivyöluri (Finnish)
  • Lori Sombre (French)
  • Weißbürzellori (German)
  • Lori Bruno (Italian)
  • コシジロインコ (Koshijiroinko) (Japanese)
  • Beltelori (Norwegian)
  • Lora Moregowana (Polish)
  • Темный Лори (Russian)
  • Lori Sombrío (Spanish)
  • Svartaktig lorikit (Swedish)