Photo: Rainbow bird nibbles at a bright pink flower

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parrot

credit: Miranda Teran

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Our reader didn’t identify this colorful bird, but it looks to me like a Rainbow lorikeet, a species of parrot native to Australia. Rainbow lorikeets typically have a diet of nectar, pollen and fruit.

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