rainbow lorikeet

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rainbow lorikeet

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(Animals) a small Australasian parrot, Trichoglossus haematodus, with brightly-coloured plumage
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Noun1.rainbow lorikeet - a kind of lorikeetrainbow lorikeet - a kind of lorikeet      
lorikeet - any of various small lories
genus Trichoglossus, Trichoglossus - a genus of Loriinae
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Comparison of body temperature readings between an implantable microchip and a cloacal probe in lorikeets (Trichoglossus haematodus sp.).
columboides) 91.83% with Indian malabar parakeet (Psittinus cyanurus) 91.45% with Blue-naped parrot (Tanygnathus lucionensis) 90.20% with Song parrot (Geoffroyus heteroclitus) 86.45% with Australian and Indonesian Rainbow Lorikeet (Trichoglossus haematodus) and 86.16% with Indonesian Red-and-blue lory (Eos histrio).
Fatal coxiellosis in Swainson's Blue Mountain rainbow lorikeets (Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus).
The avian species infected were a sulfur-crested cockatoo (Cacatua galerita) and a rainbow lorikeet (Trichoglossus haematodus).