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SPECIES INFO

The Sulawesi Hanging-parrot (Loriculus stigmatus), also called Celebes Hanging Parrot, is a species of parrot in the Psittacidae family. It is endemic to Indonesia.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, and subtropical or tropical moist montanes.

Breeding

Sulawesi Hanging-parrots nest in tree cavities. There are usually three eggs in a clutch. The female incubates the eggs for 20 days and the chicks leave the nest about 33 days from hatching.





                                     



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