Familiar, large lorikeet. Very colorful, with a bright orange breast, blue/black belly and head, as well as a red beak. Very conspicuous, often observed calling loudly while flying overhead or feeding. Note the much longer tail that Scaly-breasted Lorikeet. Found in a wide range of habitats, including urban areas. In the evening and early morning can be seen roosting in very large, noisy flocks.