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Lory & Lorikeet


Psittaciformes - Loriidae - Lory & Lorikeet

Lory & Lorikeet - Duyvenbode's Lory

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Lory & Lorikeet - Duyvenbode\'s Lory


Protocol from Indianapolis Zoo

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Protocol established 2014
Used on ? individuals
Success rate ?%


Protocol used for at least 5 individuals with over 75% success 
Used by 2 or more institutions 
Points on minimizing imprinting 
Birds went on to produce fertile eggs 
Birds went on to successfully parent rear 

Warning points

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Breeding the Red and blue lorry Eos histrio at Loro Parque, Puerto de la Cruz. R Sweeney. International Zoo Yearbook. Vol 36. Pages 194-198.

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