Range: Formerly New Caledonia. Extinct; last reported 1860
Description: male plumage undescribed. Female green; forehead, lores, breast and abdomen pale green; cheeks and throat yellowish, crown violet-blue; vent feathers red; under wing-coverts green, thigh with violet-blue tinge, tail upperside green, base of underside of outer tail feathers red and black, remainder olive-yellow yellowish tips; skin to narrow periophthalmic ring brownish iris probably orange-brown feet orange; bill orange-red.
Length: 18 cm
Note: New Caledonian Lorikeet is only known from two museum specimens (both female) collected before 1860; although type specimen is in the Museum National d'Historie Naturelle, Paris, the other appears to have been lost; suggested in publication in 1913 (species still existed in forests near Oubatche, northern New Caledonia, but even then it was mere speculation.