The Pale-headed Lorikeet is a "Rainbow" lorikeet from New Guinea. It has a full bright blue head over black under-feathers, a greenish-yellow nape, orangey-red breast with some dark feather edges, black stomach and mottled green and yellow thighs. It is sometimes included with the related Dark-/Black- throated Lorikeet T. h. nigrogularis.
It is similar to the Green-naped Lorikeet but has a full
blue head and nape.
There are many other subspecies, not all illustrated here