Collared Lory

Phigys solitarius

The Collared Lory is a monotypic species of parrot in the Psittaculidae family, and it is the only species in the genus ''Phigys''. It is endemic to the islands of Fiji. It is the only Fijian rainforest bird to adapt to urban landscapes and can be found in urban Suva. Measuring 20 cm , it has bright red underparts and face with a purple crown and greenish upperparts. Males and females are similar in plumage, although the latter have a paler crown.