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Rainbow lorikeet on Pink-flowering gum tree

So, I've come back to Australia in my flickr stream after many photos from Russia and New Zealand - back to evergreen country of Queensland.


This parrot sits on so called 'Red Flowering Gum' .

It could be Eucalyptus, or may be Corymbia hybrid (cultivar) .

Family Myrtaceae.

Corymbia Cultivars info in ASGAP


I am not sure about ID for this tree, and help would be appreciated. It is tree about 10m high, note the flower buds shape (with ribs), and read the comments below.


Another image of this tree see here:


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Taken on March 5, 2008