Lorius lory erythothorax
Also Know as:
Loro Capucha Negra.
31 cm (12 in)
- Found in the shores of New Guinea, except in the northern part. They prefer 1000 m (3300 ft) altitude but they have been seen as high as 1800 m (5900 ft).
- Both in adults and young birds, the lower part of the breast is red, and blue on the abdomen which does not extend upwards.
- They have a distinctive blue band on the nape.
- Red-orange iris.
- Dark gray feet