French: Lori masqué German: Halbmaskenlori Spanish: Lori de Seram
mountains of Seram.
Mountains of Seram (Moluccas).
24 cm. Red; bill orange; area from base of bill under eye and onto ear-coverts violet-blue; belly to undertail-coverts violet-blue; primaries black with a red speculum;... read more
Very similar to that of E. bornea; although both species are somewhat variable, the calls... read more
Forest in mountains, above 1350 m; ranges out of forest up into tree heathers, occasionally down to... read more
Food and feeding
Nectar, taking tree heather at highest altitudes.
No information available.
No information; possibly some altitudinal shifts occur seasonally.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. CITES II. A BirdLife “restricted-range” species. Reported to be common to locally abundant, with little current threat from logging, but species is... read more
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