Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Purple-bellied Lory

Purple-bellied Lory Lorius hypoinochrous

Described by: Gray, G. R. (1859)
Alternate common name(s): Eastern Black-capped Lory, Stresemann's Lory
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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E. New Guinea and Bismarck Archipelago;
Two populations;
(1) Se. New Guinea and adjacent Papuan is. to Bismarck Archipelago. D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago (Trobriand and Woodlark Is.).
Louisiade Archipelago:
(2) Misima and Tagula Is.
(3) Rossel Is.


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


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