Yellow-rumped Thornbill
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Ellura
Yellow-rumped Thornbill
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Yellow-rumped Thornbill (Acanthiza chrysorrhoa)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)
Order: Perching Bird (Passeriformes)
Family: Australasian Warbler (Acanthizidae)
Species: Yellow-rumped Thornbill (Acanthiza chrysorrhoa)
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General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills
A striking black forehead with white streaks / dots which contrasts to pale yellow breast. Olive back.
Like the chestnut-rumped, the bright yellow rump is difficult to see.

Copyright © 2012- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 05-Dec-2012
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)