FEATHERY FRIDAY #58
Birds come in so many colors! We are always amazed by these bright beauties! This Feathery Friday takes us to the rainforests of Indonesia to meet a bright red bird! Keep your eyes peeled!
MEET THE BLUE-STREAKED LORY!
Diet: Herbivore: pollen, nectar
Length/Weight: 12”/ 6oz
Conservation Status: near threatened
- Blue-streaked Lories are members of the lorikeet family.
- They have a violet-blue streak on their neck and back.
- They are very vocal and social.
- Blue-streaked lories have a brush-like tipped tongue to help them gather nectar.
- They can live up to 28+ years.
We could just watch these little birds all day. They are so funny and outgoing! We wish we could be a bright color like them too!