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Scaly-breasted Lorikeet Trichoglossus chlorolepidotus

Described by: Kuhl (1820)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Queensland, Australia - Dec, 2006 © Tom Tarrant  Lake Kurwongbah, Queensland, Australia - Aug 6, 2002 © Tom Tarrant  Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia - 2001 © Hans&Judy Beste  Jurong Bird Park, Singapore - May 21, 2006 © Grant Shimmin 
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E. Australia;
Two populations;
Ne. Queensland on the se. Cape York Peninsula (Gold Coast, Lake Kurwongbah) s. to New South Wales (Sydney).
A small isolated population around Melbourne, Victoria is derived from escaped birds.


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


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