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Moluccan Hanging Parrot Loriculus amabilis amabilis   - Adult male
Moluccan Hanging Parrot
Photographer : © Pete Morris/Birdquest
Location :Foli, Halmahera, Indonesia
Date : 14 September 2007
English synonyms:Moluccan Hanging Parrot, Wallace's Hanging Parrot, Wallace's Hanging-Parrot, Halmahera Hanging Parrot, Halmahera Hanging-Parrot, Sula Hanging Parrot (sclateri)
Bird Family :Psittacidae - Parrots, parakeets, lories, lorikeets, cockatoos, corellas, guaiabero & racquet-tails
Red Data Status :Least Concern
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Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to Halmahera and Bacan in the North Moluccas, Indonesia.

Note that the forms sclateri and ruber are now treeated as a separate species: Sula Hanging Parrot Loriculus sclateri.

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