The Yellow-backed Lory is a subspecies of the Chattering Lory. It is sometimes known as the Yellow-backed Chattering Lory. In plumage it is very similar to the nominate subspecies, except for the yellow back (of course!). Yellow-backed more... Lories live in the rainforest where they feed on fruit, pollen, and nectar. This is our totally cute Birdorable cartoon Yellow-backed Lory!