Trichoglossus verreauxius Bonaparte, 1854:157

Verreaux's lory



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Trichoglossus verreauxi Bonaparte, 1854:157


Considered a Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus × Glossopsitta concinna hybrid by (Voisin & Voisin, 2008).


Conservation Status

Invalid (hybrid)





Biology & Ecology







Above: watercolour by J. G. Keulemans, published as pl. xxxvi in (Mivart, 1896).



Kim, Jung-Il, Do, Thinh Dinh, Yeo, Yonggu and Kim, Chang-Bae. (2022). Comparative analysis of complete mitochondrial genomes of three Trichoglossus species (Psittaciformes: Psittacidae). Molecular Biology Reports 49: 9121-9127.

Mivart, St. George. (1896). A monograph of the lories or brush-tongued parrots, composing the family Loriidae. London: R.H. Porter. liii + 193 p., lxi pls.

Voisin, Claire and Voisin, Jean-François. (2008). Liste des types d’oiseaux des collections du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle de Paris. 16: Perroquets (Psittacidae). Zoosystema 30(2): 463-499.


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