Lories and Lorikeets: Species R and S

Index of Lory / Lorikeet Species: SpeciesR to S

Includes Average Length, Clutch Size and Incubation Period

Lories and Lorikeets: Overview (Naming, Range and Description)


Lory Species: A - F ... G - O .... T - Z

Format: Species Common Name / Scientific Name / Average Length / Average Clutch Size / Approx. Incubation

Rainbow Lories / Lorikeets (Green Naped) aka Green Naped Lories / Lorikeets - Trichoglossus haematodus haematodus

  • Average Length (including tail): 29 cm / 11.6 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24 days

Rainbow Lories / Lorikeets aka Swainson's Blue Mountain, Swainson's Blue Mt. Lorikeet, Swainson's Lory, Blue Mountain Lories - Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus

  • Average Length (including tail): 26 cm / 10.4 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 23 - 24 days

Rajah Lories - Chalcopsitta atra insignis

  • Average Length (including tail): 31 cm / 12.4 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 25 days

Red and Blue Lories - Eos histrio histiro

  • Average Length (including tail): 31 cm / 12.4 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24 days

Red-breasted Lories or Salvadory Black-capped Lories- Trichoglossus haematodus mitchelli

  • Average Length (including tail): 20 cm / 8 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 22-25 days

Red-chinned Lorikeets - Charmosyna rubrigularis rubrigularis

  • Average Length (including tail): 17 cm / 6.5-7 in
  • Average Clutch Size: ?
  • Approx. Incubation: ?

Red-collared Lorikeets - Trichoglossus haematodus rubritorquis

  • Average Length (including tail): 26-28 cm / 10.4-11 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24-25 days

Red-crowned Lorikeets - Trichoglossus versicolor

  • Average Length (including tail): 18-19 cm / 7-7.5 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2-5 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 22 days

Red-flanked Lorikeets - Charmosyna placentis placentis

  • Average Length (including tail): 17 cm / 6.5-7 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 23 days

Red-fronted Lories or Carmine-fronted Lories - Chalcopsitta sintilla rubrifrons

  • Average Length (including tail): 31 cm / 12.4 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24-26 days

Red Lories - Eos bornea

  • Average Length (including tail): 31 cm / 12.4 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24 days

Red Lorikeets or Ponape Lories - Trichoglossus rubiginosus

  • Average Length (including tail): 24 cm / 9.6 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 1-2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24 days

Red-rumped or Red-spotted Lorikeets - Charmosyna rubronotata rubronotata

  • Average Length (including tail): 17 cm / 6.5-7 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: ?

Red-throated Lorikeets - Charmosyna rubrigularis rubrigularis

  • Average Length (including tail): 17 cm / 6.5-7 in
  • Average Clutch Size: ?
  • Approx. Incubation: ?

Rosenberg's Lorikeets - Trichoglossus haematodus rosenbergi

  • Average Length (including tail): 26-30 cm / 10-12 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 22-25 days

Rossel Island Lories - Lorius hypoinochrous rosselianus

  • Average Length (including tail): 26 cm / 10 in
  • Average Clutch Size: ?
  • Approx. Incubation: ?

Rothschild's Red Lories - Eos bornea rothschildi

  • Average Length (including tail): 28 cm / 11 ins
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24-26 days

Ruby-capped Lorikeets - Psitteuteles iris rubripileum

  • Average Length (including tail): 20 cm / 8 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2-3 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: ?

Ruffed Lories or Solitary Lories - Phigys solitarius

  • Average Length (including tail): 20 cm / 8 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 28 days

Salvadory Black-capped Lories - Psittaculirostris salvadori

  • Average Length (including tail): 19 cm / 7.6 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 22 days

Scaly-breasted Lorikeets - Trichoglossus chlorolepidotus

  • Average Length (including tail): 21-23 cm / 8.4-9 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 22-25 days

Sclater's Red-flanked Lorikeets - Charmosyna placentis subplacens

  • Average Length (including tail): 17 cm / 7 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: ?

Sepik Lorikeets - Charmosyna josefinae sepikiana

  • Average Length (including tail): 24 cm / 9.5 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 25 days

Solitary or Collared Lories - Phigys solitarius

  • Average Length (including tail): 20 cm / 8 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 28 days

Solomon Island Red-flanked Lorikeets - Charmosyna placentis pallidior

  • Average Length (including tail): 17 cm / 7 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 22-23 days

Somu Lories - Lorius l. somu

  • Average Length (including tail): 29 cm / 11.5 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2-3 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 26 days

Southern Alpine Lorikeets - Oreopsittacus arfaki grandis

  • Average Length (including tail): 15 cm / 6 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 22 days

Southern Green-naped Lorikeets - Trichoglossus haematodus micropteryx

  • Average Length (including tail): 25 cm / 9.5 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24-27 days

Southern Musschenbroek's Lorikeets - Neopsittacus musschenbroekii major

  • Average Length (including tail): 24 cm / 9.5 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 23 - 26 days

Stella's Lorikeets - Charmosyna papou stellae

  • Average Length (including tail): 42 cm / 16.8 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 26 days

Stephen's Lories - Vini stepheni

  • Average Length (including tail): 19 cm / 7.6 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 3-4 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 23 - 26 days

Stresemann's Lories - Lorius amabilis / Lorius hypoinochrous devittatus

  • Average Length (including tail): 26 cm or 10 in
  • Extinct?

Stresemann's Lorikeets - Trichoglossus haematodus stresemanni

  • Average Length (including tail): 26 cm / 10 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24 days

Striated Lorikeets - Charmosyna multistriata

  • Average Length (including tail): 18 cm / 7.2 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 25 days

Sula Lorikeets - Trichoglossus flavoviridus flavoviridus

  • Average Length (including tail): 20 cm / 7.8 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 23 days

Sumba Lorikeets - Trichoglossus haematodus fortis

  • Average Length (including tail): 26 cm / 10 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 24 days

Swainson's / Swainson's Blue Lories or Swainson's Blue Mountain Lorikeets - Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus

  • Average Length (including tail): 26 cm / 10.4 in
  • Average Clutch Size: 2 eggs
  • Approx. Incubation: 23 - 24 days

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