Ceylon Hanging Parrot also known as Sri Lanka Hanging Parrot

Hanging Parrots General Info and Species ListingPhotos of the Various Hanging Parrot Species for Identification


The Ceylon Hanging Parrots (Loriculus beryllinus) are now more commonly referred to as “Sri Lanka Hanging Parrot” after the island they occur on – the Island of Ceylon – was renamed “Sri Lanka” in 1972.

Sri Lanka is situated in the Indian Ocean, the Gulf of Mannar, the Palk Strait, and lies in the vicinity of India and the Maldives.

To learn more about the Ceylon Hanging Parrot, please visit the Sri Lanka Hanging Parrot species page.


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