Willie Wagtail
Singing
Ellura
Willie Wagtail
A Pair Attacking a Raven
 
    
Willie Wagtail (Rhipidura leucophrys)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)
Family: Fantail (Rhipiduridae)
Species: Willie Wagtail (Rhipidura leucophrys)
This Photo:     Pair
Other name: Willy Wagtail

EXTRA - Photo Specific Information:
One wonders from this shot if the eyebrow is thicker in the male than the female? Or is it random?
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere
Cheeky.
White brow, faint white cheek line, jet-black head, with wing colour trailing to dark brown.

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 05-Oct-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)