'Lyndon Howe' <>, 'Canberra Birds' <>
Philip Veerman <>
Tue, 22 Mar 2022 04:07:47 +0000
Yes. These bird hybridise a lot. So could be a wild hybrid. I am not sure
where you are but the aviary in Crace is sort of full of lorikeets with
hybrids (or was several years ago when I last visited). Mostly Rainbow /
Scaly-breasted / Musk in a range of mixtures. Like this one......
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A most unusual Lorikeet. Ideas?
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