New Holland Honeyeater
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New Holland Honeyeater (Phylidonyris novaehollandiae)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)
Family: Honeyeater (Meliphagidae)
Species: New Holland Honeyeater (Phylidonyris novaehollandiae)
This Photo:     Wings

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), in the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere
Very common. Yellow wing coverts. Heavily streaked black & white breast.
White eye-ball with black pupil.

Copyright © 2012- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 28-Jul-2012
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)