Dusky Lory

Dusky Lory at EsselWorld Bird Park, Mumbai Suburban, Maharashtra, India

Found in: New Guinea, Batanta, Salawati and Yapen
Diet: Fruits and nectar, buds, pollen, seeds, and unripe grain
Wingspan: 30 cms
Personality: The Dusky lory by nature are warm, curious, extroverted, and clowny and exhibits some unique behaviors. They like to wrap in a blanket for sleep and sometimes they sleep on their back. It’s very playful and likes to play with sound-making toys. They require a lot of space for living and caretakers to supervise them.

(Source: Display Board at EsselWorld Bird Park, Mumbai)