Stresemann's Lorikeet Trichoglossus forsteni/(haematodus) stresemanni

Stresemann's Lorikeet
Stresemann's Lorikeet
Stresemann's Lorikeet is another "Rainbow" lorikeet. It used to be in "haematodus" species but has been moved to "forsteni" ("Sunset" group). It has a black head with bright blue flecks, a greenish-yellow nape (half-collar), orange breast with some slight dark edging and yellow patches but mainly plain, blue-black stomach and green and yellow thighs. It comes from Kalaotoa, Indonesia.
There are many other subspecies, not all illustrated here
Rainbow Lorikeet comparison
Lory/Lorikeet index