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Papuan lorikeet, Papuan lory (Charmosyna papou)
Subject: Papuan lorikeet, Papuan lory (Charmosyna papou)
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Papuan lorikeet, Papuan lory (Charmosyna papou)

English: Drawing/wood engraving of a Papuan lory (Charmosyna Papuensis [Wagl.]).
Date published 1879
Source The American Cyclopædia, v. 10, 1879, p. 644.
Author unknown artist

The Papuan lorikeet, also known as Stella's lorikeet and Mount-Goliath lorikeet (Charmosyna papou) is a species of parrot in the family Psittaculidae. It is found in West Papua, Indonesia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

Scientific Name: Charmosyna papou (Scopoli, 1786)
Common Names:
English – Papuan Lorikeet, Stella's lorikeet, Mount-Goliath lorikeet
French: Lori papou German: Papualori Spanish: Lori papú
Glossopsitta papou (Scopoli, 1786)
Psittacus papou Scopoli, 1786
Taxonomy: Psittacus Papou Scopoli, 1786, Arfak, New Guinea.
Taxonomic Notes:
Charmosyna papou and C. stellae (del Hoyo and Collar 2014) were previously lumped as C. papou following Sibley and Monroe (1990, 1993).

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