Listing of Parrots Found in Indonesia


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    Amboina or Amboyna King (Alisterus amboinensis) aka Moluccan King Parrot, Ambon King Parrot or Amboina Green-Winged King Parrot

    Aru Red-sided Eclectus Parrot (Eclectus roratus aruensis)

    Banded Lories or Dusky Lories (Pseudeos fuscatais / fuscata)

    Bechstein’s Violet-necked Lories (Eos squamata riciniata)

    Biak Red-sided Eclectus Parrot (Eclectus roratus biaki aka Lorius roratus biaki) – Range: Biak Island, the largest of the Schouten Islands

    Black-Lored Parrots aka Buru Green Parrots (Tanygnathus gramineus) – Range: Island of Buru in Indonesia

    Black Lory (Chalcopsitta atra)

    Black-winged Lory (Eos cyanogenia), also known as Blue-cheeked Lory

    Blue-backed Parrot (Tanygnathus sumatranus) aka Müller’s (or Mueller’s) Parrot or Azure Rumped Parrot

    Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot (Loriculus galgulus)

    Ceram Lories (Eos semilarvata)

    Chattering Red Lories aka Moluccan Lories (Lorius garrulus) – Range: Halmahera Island (the largest island in the Maluku Islands, Indonesia)

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    Edward’s Lorikeets (Trichoglossus haematodus capistratus) – Range: Timor island (divided between the independent state of East Timor, and West Timor, belonging to the Indonesian province of East Nusa Tenggara)

    Forsten’s Lorikeets (Trichoglossus haematodus)

    Great-billed Parrot (Tanygnathus megalorynchos) aka Moluccan Parrot or Island Parrot

    Green-naped Lories or Rainbow Lories (Trichoglossus haematodus haematodus)

    Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot (Loriculus galgulus)

    Iris Lorikeets (Trichoglossus iris) – Range: Timor and Wetar Island (province of Maluku) in Indonesia

    Josephine’s Lorikeets (Charmosyna josefinae)

    Malay Lorikeets (Loriculus galgulus)

    Meyer’s Lorikeets (Trichoglossus flavoviridus) – Range: Sulawesi (formerly known as Celebes)

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      Mollucan Lories (Eos bornea)

      Ornate Lories or Ornate Lorikeets (Trichoglossus ornatus) – Range: Sulawesi (formerly known as Celebes) – part of the Maluku island group in Indonesia Group, Indonesia

      Painted Tiger-parrot (Psittacella picta)

      Papuan Lorikeets (Charmosyna papou papou)

      Philippine Green Parrots (Tanygnathus lucionensis lucionensis)

      Purple-naped or Blue-thighed Lories (Lorius domicellus)

      Racket-tailed Parrots (Prioniturus)

      Red and Blue Lories (Eos histrio histiro) – Range: Islands of Sangihe and Talaud and some of their outliers off northern Sulawesi, Indonesia

      Red-flanked Lorikeets (Charmosyna placentis placentis)

      Red Lories (Eos bornea) – Range: Indonesia

      Red-rumped or Red-spotted Lorikeets (Charmosyna rubronotata rubronotata) – Range: Salawati, Indonesia

      Red-winged Parrots (Aprosmictus erythropterus)

      Rosenberg’s Lorikeets (Trichoglossus haematodus rosenbergi)

      Sepik Lorikeets (Charmosyna josefinae sepikiana) – Range: Mountains of Sepik region, from Vogelkop Peninsula east to Snow Mountains, Irian Jaya, Indonesia and western Papua New Guinea

      Striated Lorikeets (Charmosyna multistriata) – Range: Western New Guinea

      Sula Lorikeets (Trichoglossus flavoviridus flavoviridus) – Range: Sula Islands

      Sulu Green Parrots (Tanygnathus lucionensis moro)

      Sulfur-crested Cockatoos – Common on their native Indonesian Island of Solombo Besar

      Weber’s Lorikeet (Trichoglossus haematodus weberi)

      Yellow-backed Lories (Lorius garrulus flavopalliatus)

      Yellow-headed Lorikeets (Trichoglossus euteles) – Range: Timor-Leste and the Lesser Sunda Islands from Lomblen east to Nila and Babar (Indonesia)

      Yellow-streaked Lory (Chalcopsitta sintillata sintillata

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        Parrots found in Melanesia (islands north and northeast of Australia) and Indonesia


        Moluccan King Parrot

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        Moluccan King Parrot

        Koro Red-shining Parrots: Species: Scientific: Prosopeia tabuensis koroensisAmboina King Parrots aka Amboina Red Parrots, Moluccan King-Parrot, Amboina Green-winged King Parrot (Alisterus)

        Blood-winged Parakeets: Please go to Red-winged Parrots – Melanesia and Australia

        Blue-collard Parrots (Geoffroyus simplex simplex)

        Brehm’s Parrots (Psittacella brehmii brehmii)

        Crimson aka Kandavu Red Shining Parrots (Prosopeia)

        Crimson-winged Parakeets: Please go to Red-winged Parrots – Melanesia and Australia

        Fig Parrots – Melanesia and Australia

        Geoffroyus (Long-winged Parrots) – Australia, Melanesia and Asia

        Green-fronted Hanging Parrots: Please go to Bismarck’s Hanging Parrots – Melanesia

        Green-winged King Parrots (Alisterus)

        Hallstrom’s Parrots (Psittacella madaraszi hallstromi aka Psittacella modesta hallstromi)

        Horned Parakeets (Eunymphicus cornutus cornutus)

        Huon Parrots (Psittacella madaraszi huonensis)

        Java Moustached Parakeets

        Red-cheeked Parrots (Geoffroyus)
        – Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Australia

        Kandavu Red Shining Parrots aka Crimson (Prosopeia)

        King Parrots – Australia,Greater Australia and Asia

        Long-winged Parrots (Geoffroyus) – Australia, Melanesia and Asia

        Lorentz’s Painted Tiger Parrots (Psittacella picta lorentzi)

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          Madarasz’s Parrots (Psittacella madaraszi madaraszi)

          Masked Shining Parrots (Prosopeia)

          Mayr’s Painted Tiger Parrots (Psittacella b. excelsa)

          Mayr’s Parrots (Psittacella brehmii harterti)

          Mindanao Racket-tailed Parrots (Prioniturus waterstradti aka Prioniturus discurus waterstradti / montanus)

          Modest Parrots (Psittacella modesta modesta)

          Moluccan King-Parrot: (Alisterus)

          Mount Goliath Parrots (Psittacella brehmii intermixta)

          Ouvean Parakeets (Eunymphicus cornutus uvaeensis)

          Painted Parrots (Psittacella picta picta)

          Paler Brehm’s Parrots Psittacella brehmii pallida)

          Parakeets: Parakeet is a vague description since the literal translation of “Parakeet” is “long-tail.” However, amongst the general public, the Budgies / Budgerigars (Australia) are usually referred to as “Parakeet.” However, the following are also considered “Parakeets” … Ringneck Parakeets / Ringnecks / Plum-headed Parrots (Africa / Asia) … Grasskeets (Australia) … as are many others.

          Pygmy Parrots (Micropsittinae / Micropsitta)

          Rand’s Modest Parrots (Psittacella modesta subcollaris)

          Red-cheeked Parrots (Geoffroyus) – Asia, Melanesia and Australia

          Red Shining Parrots (Prosopeia)

          Red-winged Lory: Please go to Red-winged Parrots

          Red-winged Parrots (Aprosmictus erythropterus erythropterus)

          Singing Parrots (Geoffroyus)

          Snow Mountains Modest Parrots (Psittacella modesta collaris)

          Tiger Parrots (Psittacella)

          Yellow-headed Parrots (Singing Parrots)

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