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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various small parrots of Australia, New Guinea, and the adjacent islands

Usage examples (35)
  • Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus — Rainbow lorikeet, Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, California
  • Aitutaki is delineated as a Secondary Endemic Bird Area because the restricted-range blue lorikeet (Vini peruviana).
  • A noisy lorikeet, not the kind you keep as favoured pets, screeched at me because I stole a mandarin out of his tree.
  • The rainbow lorikeet (Trichoglossus haematodus weberi) is a subspecies endemic to Flores island in the Wallacea Hotspot. for more
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