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tags: hawk-headed parrot, red-fan parrot, Deroptyus accipitrinus, streaming video As some of you know, I will soon be adding a four-month-old young parrot to my household. For those of you who have not heard of a hawk-headed (red-fan) parrot, Deroptyus a. accipitrinus, or who are not familiar with them, here is a video of a…

tags: parrot, lories, lorikeet, loriinae, loriidae, Rimatara lorikeet, Kuhl’s lory, Vini kuhlii, conservation, ornithology, South Pacific Islands Back from the brink: The endangered Rimatara lorikeet or Kuhl’s lory, Vini kuhlii, has been successfully reintroduced to Ātiu. Image: Phil Bender. As I’ve mentioned a few times already, my life’s passion is the birds of the South…