ku mandjigat (varied lorikeet)

Image: Kumandjigat
Also known as: ku mantjikat, varied lorikeet, budgerigar, Psitteuteles versicolor

Ku Mandjigat is a totem of the Dimirnin clan. Its favorite food is mi thathangadhay, the blossom of the Darwin woolleybutt Eucalyptus miniata. In some sources ku mandjigat is also identified as other types of lorikeet,e.g. red-collared lorikeet Trichoglossus haematodus rubritorquis. Photo: Joshua Robertson. Published under creative commons 2.0 generic license at http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Psitteuteles_versicolor_-Queensland-8.jpg.

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