Southern Scrub-robin
Adult, profile
Ellura
Hooded Robin
Fledgling
 
    
Southern Scrub-robin (Drymodes brunneopygia)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)
Order: Perching Bird (Passeriformes)
Family: Australasian Robin (Petroicidae)
Species: Southern Scrub-robin (Drymodes brunneopygia)
This Photo:     Adult, anterior

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
Runs a lot. Doesn't fly much. Well camouflaged at the base of bushes.

Copyright © 2015- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 01-Sep-2015
This species is classed as VU (Vulnerable) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)