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Yellow-plumed Honeyeater
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Yellow-plumed Honeyeater (Lichenostomus ornatus)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)
Order: Perching Bird (Passeriformes)
Family: Honeyeater (Meliphagidae)
Species: Yellow-plumed Honeyeater (Lichenostomus ornatus)
This Photo:     Nest
Other name: Mallee Honeyeater

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
Olive head with a thick yellow line (plume) under the ear.
Striated, buff breast. The back is striated-grey bleeding to yellow wings.

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 02-Nov-2014
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)