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Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot Loriculus galgulus   - Adult male
Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot
Photographer : © Yen Loong Lean
Location :Lasah, Sungai Siput, Perak, Malaysia
Date : 9 February 2014
English synonyms:Blue-crowned Hanging-Parrot, Malaysian Hanging Parrot, Malaysian Hanging-Parrot, Malay Hanging Parrot, Malay Hanging-Parrot, Blue-crowned Hanging Parakeet, Malay Lorikeet, Sapphire-crowned Hanging Parrot, Malay Loriquet
Bird Family :Psittacidae - Parrots, parakeets, lories, lorikeets, cockatoos, corellas, guaiabero & racquet-tails
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Habitat: Heavily wooded village near oil-palm plantation and forest edge.

A family of 3 individuals (parents and one juvenile male) was seen feeding in a coconut tree for a long time. Picture showing upright posture of the bird. - YLL

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