French: Lori de Buru German: Burulori Spanish: Lori de Buru
Other common names: Buru Lorikeet
A member of the C. palmarum group (which see). Monotypic.
Buru, in S Moluccas.
16 cm. Green above, yellowish green on breast; bill and legs orange; forehead green, forecrown pale blue; yellow band across underside of secondaries; underside of tail... read more
Poorly known. High-pitched shrill calls similar to other members of the genus.
Probably the canopy of montane forest, the type series coming from 850–1000 m, and the 2014... read more
Food and feeding
Unrecorded but certainly nectar and pollen.
Status and conservation
CRITICALLY ENDANGERED. CITES II. Restricted-range species: present in Buru EBA. Extremely poorly known. Originally described from snared birds brought to camp in 1920s, the... read more
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