Lorikeet foods

To: "'Tony Keene'" <>, <>
Subject: Lorikeet foods
From: "Tony Russel" <>
Date: Tue, 24 May 2011 11:57:41 +0930
Yes, thank you Tony. It would seem that given a shortage of flowers/nectar
they do diversify quite extensively into almost anything available. A useful
report well worth a browse.


-----Original Message-----
 On Behalf Of Tony Keene
Sent: Tuesday, 24 May 2011 11:19 AM
Subject: Lorikeet foods

This paper might be some help - when nectar-bearing plants in Darwin were
not producing so much, Rainbow Lorikeets fed from 37 different plant types
including seeds, lerp, fruit and pollen.


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