Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Blue Lorikeet
Blue Lorikeet Vini peruviana
Described by: Müller, Statius (1776)
Alternate common name(s): Violet Lorikeet, Tahitian Lorikeet, Tahitian Lory, Tahiti Lorikeet
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Fragmented island populations;
Motu One and Manuae (Society Is.). Rangiroa Is., Arutua Is., Apataki Is. and Tikehau Is. (w. Tuamotu Archipelago).
Introduced to the 'almost-atoll' of Aitutaki in the Cook Is.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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