The photograph by one of our members taken at Morven, south west Qld , in 1978 shows two birds sitting on a kangaroo carcass . May not be complete evidence Lorikeets eat meat in the wild."but"
Professor Jones later said he has received 180 email from people stating they have seen these birds eating meat.
We know Rainbow Lorikeets eat pollen and nectar, we may now not take things for granted.
|Lorikeet about to enjoy eucalyptus flowers. photo by member.|
|Lorikeets my be about to enjoy a meal of Roo meat. Morven 1978 photo by member.|