|Class:||Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)|
|Order:||Perching Bird (Passeriformes)|
|Species:||Australian Magpie (Cracticus tibicen)|
|This Photo:||Juvenile, head|
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills
Black and white. Females have more grey instead of white. Raven-like. Have a gentle warbling song.
We get two races at Ellura, one with a completely white back, and the other with a black band across the back.
Far more timid in the wild than in urban areas.