The musk lorikeet is 22 centimetres (8.7 in) long. It is mainly green and it is identified by its red forehead, blue crown and a distinctive yellow band on its wing. Both upper and lower mandibles of the beak are red at the tip and darker near its base. The blue area on the crown of the female is smaller and paler than seen on the male.
Habitat & Food:
Musk lorikeets are found in eastern New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania. Range: Uncommon nomad in woodlands and drier forests in south-east mainland, mainly west of divide, and TAS.