Blue-eared Lory

Eos semilarvata

The Blue-eared Lory is found only on the island of Seram in Maluku province, Indonesia. It feeds on flowering trees, including tree-heathers above the tree-line. The flocks are small.

The above picture was taken in the San Diego Zoo, in March 2004.

Genus Eos
Subfamily Loriinae
Family Psittacidae
Order Psittaciformes
Class Aves
Subphylum Vertebrata
Phylum Chordata
Kingdom Animalia
Life on Earth