This is what a lorikeet's tongue looks like. That is all.

The extra-long tongue of the lorikeet is, at first glance, highly reminiscent of the pharyngeal jaws on the Alien franchise's titular beastie — but this bird's exploratory organ is decidedly less lethal. At the end of the fictional extraterrestrial's oral appendage you find extra teeth; at the end of the lorikeet's… » 12/17/12 7:20am 12/17/12 7:20am