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Iris Lorikeet

Psitteuteles iris

Psittaciformes - Psittacidae - Parrots

Iris Lorikeet - Iris Lorikeet

© Ron Toft

Iris Lorikeet - Iris Lorikeet

Wild diet: Visits flowering trees


Wild data

DeL Hoyo, J., Elliot, A., and Sargatal, J., eds. (1997). Handbook of the birds of the world. Vol.4. Sandgrouse to cuckoos. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Captive data information

Examples of diets in use

Please note these diets are examples of diets in use by individuals and institutions for your information. This information may not have been scientifically proven, but is compiled here to give individuals an informed view from other people's knowledge and experiences.

Diet from Rob Monk, Private aviculturist, UK

View Rob Monk, Private aviculturist, UK diet file >

Diet established 2008
Have these birds bred successfully on this diet Yes

Any Nutritional related health issues experienced whilst using this diet

Please keep us up-to-date and contact us with your own updates or new diets used for the Iris Lorikeet.

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