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Papuan Hanging-Parrot Loriculus aurantiifrons

Described by: Schlegel (1873)
Alternate common name(s): Orange-fronted Hanging Parrot, Orange-fronted Hanging-Parrot, Bat Lorikeet
Old scientific name(s): Loriculus aurantifrons, Loriculus aurantifrons


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W. and e. New Guinea and associated islands;
Two main populations;
(1) Misool Is.
(2) W. Papuan Is. (Waigeo Is.) and nw. New Guinea.
(3) New Guinea and D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago (Goodenough, Fergusson Is.).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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