Habitat: rainforest, open forest, woodland, heath, mangroves, along watercourses
Weight: 3.5-5.5 oz
Wingspan: 6.7 "
Average Lifespan: 20 years
Incubation Period: 25 days
Number of Young: 2
Conservation Status: Least Concern
- Also known as Swainson's Lorikeet or Blue Mountain Lorikeet.
- Though they may roost in flocks of thousands, during the daytime they move and feed in much smaller flocks ranging up to 20.
- It can hang upside down from a branch to reach the nectar and pollen of flowers.