| Encyclopedia of the Lories|
Parrots New Zealand.
you are interested in Lories and Lorikeets, this book is a must for you. It
contains over 430 pages on virtually everything you need to know about these
beautiful birds. The first 100 pages cover general subjects relating to lories
(90 subjects in all) including aviaries and cages, planted aviaries, bacterial
infections, breeding, colony breeding, diets, feather plucking, hand-rearing,
nectar, nest-boxes, worms and many more topics.
There are over 50 pages of full colour photos of
the birds including most of the sub-species. For the species, there are around
250 pages of valuable information. For each species there are sections covering
description, natural history (including range and habits), nesting, status and
conservation and aviculture, including chick growth and general breeding
information from breeders around the world.