Rainbow Lorikeet

by Darcey 3D

The rainbow lorikeet is a native Australian bird.

The rainbow lorikeet's scientific name is trochoglossus haemtodus.

The rainbow lorikeet species is parrots.

Rainbow lorikeets are a small to medium parrot and are 150mm (6'')to 40mm (16''). The colour is different when it is in different enviroments.

Lorikeets are brightly coloured.

Lorikeets are found in coastal areas of Australia.

The rainbow lorikeet eats nectar,pollen,fruit,vegtables and native eucalytpus leaves.