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Yellow-bibbed Lory

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About the Yellow-bibbed Lory

The Yellow-bibbed Lory is a beautifully bright-red parrot with a black forehead and yellow band on the chest. These lories can be found in eastern parts of the Solomon Islands, where they are endemic. Their preferred habitat is various moist tropical lowland forests.

Despite their extremely restricted native range, this species is fortunatly considered to be of Least Concern for extinction as of June 2013.

Details & Stats

Hatched Added to Birdorable on: 28 May 2009
Scientific Name Lorius chlorocercus
  • Psittaciformes
  • Psittacidae
  • Lorius
  • L. chlorocercus
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 29 July 2017)
Units: Imperial Metric
11 inches
Range Southeast Asia

International Names

  • 黄领鹦鹉 (Chinese)
  • Lori Zelenoocasý (Czech)
  • Grønhalet Lori (Danish)
  • Geelsnavellori (Dutch)
  • Kauluriluri (Finnish)
  • Lori à Collier Jaune (French)
  • Grünschwanzlori (German)
  • Lori dal Collare Giallo (Italian)
  • ヨダレカケズグロインコ (Yodarekakezuguroinko) (Japanese)
  • Grønnhalelori (Norwegian)
  • Dama Zóltowstega (Polish)
  • Зеленохвостый широкохвостый (Russian)
  • Lori Acollarado (Spanish)
  • Gulhalsad lorikit (Swedish)

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