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Chalcopsitta sintillata (Streaked Lory)

Synonyms: Chalcopsitta scintillata

Wikipedia Abstract

The yellowish-streaked lory (Chalcopsitta scintillata), also known as the streaked lory or yellow-streaked lory, is a species of parrot in the family Psittaculidae.
View Wikipedia Record: Chalcopsitta sintillata


Chalcopsitta sintillata chloroptera (Narrow yellow-streaked lory)
Chalcopsitta sintillata rubrifrons (Orange-streaked lory)
Chalcopsitta sintillata sintillata (Yellow-streaked lory)

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 3.55728
EDGE Score: 1.51673


Adult Weight [1]  190 grams
Diet [2]  Nectarivore
Diet - Nectar [2]  100 %
Forages - Mid-High [2]  60 %
Forages - Understory [2]  40 %
Maximum Longevity [1]  20 years


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
New Guinea mangroves Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Mangroves
Southeastern Papuan rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southern New Guinea lowland rain forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Trans Fly savanna and grasslands Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Vogelkop-Aru lowland rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Prey / Diet

Schefflera actinophylla (octopus tree)[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Lichenostomus versicolor (Varied Honeyeater)1

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Buffalo Zoological Gardens
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardensintillata
Cleveland Metroparks Zoosintillata
Hai Park Kiriat Motzkin
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Jurong Birdpark, Singaporesintillata
Lion Country Safari Inc - Floridasintillata
Montecasino Bird Gardenssintillata
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africasintillata
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuary
San Diego Zoosintillata
The Tisch Family Zoological Gardens
Toledo Zoological Gardens
Umgeni River Bird Parksintillata
Wildlife World Zoo
Zoo de Fuengirola (Rain Forest SL)
Zoo Parc de Beauvalsintillata




Attributes / relations provided by
1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
2Hamish Wilman, Jonathan Belmaker, Jennifer Simpson, Carolina de la Rosa, Marcelo M. Rivadeneira, and Walter Jetz. 2014. EltonTraits 1.0: Species-level foraging attributes of the world's birds and mammals. Ecology 95:2027
3del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access