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Blue-crowned Hanging-Parrot

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Malay Hanging Parrot, Malay Loriquet, Blue-topped Hanging Parrot, Sapphire-crowned Hanging Parrot Alternate name
Loriculus galgulus Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
12 cm Length
Tropical moist forest, mangrove & shrubland, up to 1,300 m, in:- [Island of Borneo:- Brunei, ] [Indonesia:- Bangka, Greater sunda, Java, Mentawai Archipelago, Nias, Riau Islands, , Sumatra, ] Malaysia, Singapore & Thailand. Habitat-Altitude-Range
3-4 White eggs.
Flowers, buds, fruit, nuts, seed and other plant material. Food  
gregarious when not breeding. Habits
1516 World Number
Least Concern Status

Photos by Mark Chua all rights reserved

Blue-crowned Hanging-parrot Flight call
(Loriculus galgulus)
Patrik?erg XC40031
07-07-2009, Singapore

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view photos Photo July 12, 2008 by Dr Manjeet Singh all rights reserved

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