Rainbow lorikeets are slim, long-tailed, brightly coloured parrots that are similar in size to an eastern rosella. They have a bright red bill and blue head. The back, wings and tail are bright green, with a paler yellow-green band across the nape separating the blue head from the green mantle. The breast is orange and yellow, and the belly is violet-blue, with yellow and green between the legs and tail. The underling coverts are orange, and a bold yellow stripe runs through the middle of the otherwise brown primaries (main flight feathers). The eye is red, and the legs grey. The sexes are alike. Juveniles are duller, with a brown bill,These birds are 25 to 30 centimeters long. The wing span is of 17 centimeters.Rainbow Lorikeets are medium sized parrots. On average, they get to be around 15 inches in length from the beak to the ends of the tail feathers.Properly cared for in captivity, Rainbow Lorikeets have been known to live for up to 30 years.it’s important to take this into consideration and place the cage in an area where there is no carpet and where the floors and walls can be easily wiped clean. There are many people who line their walls with plastic sheeting to protect their walls due to the fallout resulting in their highly specialized diets.Thankfully, Rainbow Lorikeets are very intelligent birds, and can be easily “potty trained” if an owner so chooses.
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