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Lorius lory jobiensis

Common Name: Jobi Lory

Range: Yapen I. and Mios Num I. (n New Guinea)

Lorius lory jobiensis
Description
  • paler version of Meyer's Black-capped Lory; red very slightly paler; under wing-coverts dark blue; band to nape dark blue; lower breast and abdomen dark blue; breast washed with pinkish-red.
  • Female with lighter blue band to nape.
  • Length: 31 cm, wing length 167 - 175 mm
Location
  • Jobi and Mios Num Islands in Geelvink Bay.