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Purple-crowned Lorikeet

Glossopsitta porphyrocephala (Dietrichsen, 1837)

The Purple-crowned Lorikeet, Glossopsitta porphyrocephala, (also known as the Porphyry-crowned Lorikeet, Zit Parrot, Blue-crowned Lorikeet, Purple-capped Lorikeet Lory, Lorikeet, and Purple-capped Parakeet) is a lorikeet found in scrub and mallee of southern Australia. It is a small lorikeet distinguished by a purple crown, an orange forehead and ear-coverts, and a light blue chin and chest. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Psittaciformes
Family:
  Psittaculidae
Genus:
  Glossopsitta

Scientific:
  Glossopsitta porphyrocephala

Citation:
  (Dietrichsen, 1837)

Reference:
  Trans.Linn.Soc.London(1) 17 p.553

Protonym:
  Trichoglossus porphyrocephalus

Avibase ID:
  9689E669087D0A7E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9689E669

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177455

Geographic range:

  • Glossopsitta porphyrocephala: Semiarid lowlands of sw and se Australia, including Kangaroo I.
English:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet
Czech:
lori korunkový
German:
Blauscheitellori
Danish:
Blåisset Moskuslori
Spanish:
Lori Coronipúrpura
Finnish:
vaeltajalurikki
French:
Lori à couronne pourpre
Italian:
Lorichetto capoviola
Japanese:
murasakigashirajakouinko
Japanese:
ムラサキガシラジャコウインコ
Dutch:
Purperkaplori
Norwegian:
Purpurisselori
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Purpurisselori
Polish:
nektarynka zlotoucha
Russian:
Венценосный мускусный лорикет
Slovak:
lori zlatočelý
Swedish:
purpurkronad lorikit
Ukrainian:
Лорікет-нектароїд блакитноволий
Chinese:
紫顶鹦鹉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Lori à couronne pourpre ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Lori à couronne pourpre ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 1st edition:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 3rd edition:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 4th edition:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 6th edition:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements, version 2015:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements, version 2016:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements, version 2017:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements, version 2018:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Clements, version 2019:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 1.50:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 1.52:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 1.53:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 1.54:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 1.55:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 2015:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 2016:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 2017:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 2018:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
eBird version 2019:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Parvipsitta porphyrocephala)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
James Lee Peters:
Glossopsitta porphyrocephala
James Lee Peters (original):
Glossopsitta porphyrocephala
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Glossopsitta porphyrocephala
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Purple-crowned Lorikeet ( Glossopsitta porphyrocephala)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Glossopsitta porphyrocephala
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Glossopsitta porphyrocephala

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Lori de coroneta porpra
Czech: Lori korunkový
Danish: Blåisset Moskuslori
German: Blauscheitellori
English: Purple crowned Lorikeet, Purple-crowned Lorikeet
English (IOC): Purple-crowned Lorikeet
Spanish: Lori Coronipúrpura, Lori de Corona Púrpura
Spanish (Spain): Lori Coronipúrpura
Spanish (HBW): Purple-crowned Lorikeet
Estonian: lasuur-nestepapagoi
Finnish: Keltaposkilurikki, vaeltajalurikki
French: Lori à couronne pourpre
Hungarian: kékvállú lóri
Italian: Lorichetto capoviola, Lorichetto corona viola
Japanese: murasakigashirajakouinko
Japanese: ムラサキガシラジャコウインコ
Scientific: Glossopsitta porphyrocephala, Parvipsitta porphyrocephala, Trichoglossus porphyrocephalus
Lithuanian: Raudonkaktis muskusinis loris
Dutch: Purperkaplori
Norwegian Nynorsk: Purpurisselori
Norwegian: Purpurisselori, Purpurisset lori
Polish: Nektarynka czerwonoczelna, nektarynka zlotoucha, nektarynka złotoucha
Russian: Венценосный мускусный лорикет
Slovak: lori zlatočelý
Serbian: Plavokruni lori
Swedish: Purpurkronad lorikit
Ukrainian: Лорікет-нектароїд блакитноволий
Chinese: 紫顶鹦鹉
Chinese (Traditional): 紫頂吸蜜鸚鵡

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