Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot – a family

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Female

A small family or social unit of 3 Blue-crowned Hanging Parrots (Loriculus galgulus) – two males and one female.

Female

My anecdotal experience is that numbers are coming down as these birds are heavily poached for the bird trade, even at times supplying Indonesia.

Male

A male and a female

 

Amar-Singh HSS (Dato’ Dr)

Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

 

Location: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Habitat: Broken primary forest with secondary growth

Date: 11th January 2021

Equipment: Equipment: Nikon D500 SLR with Nikon AF-S Nikkor 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR, handheld with Rode VideoMic Pro Plus Shotgun Microphone

 

 

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