White-throated Treecreeper
Immature, feet
Adelaide Hills
White-throated Treecreeper
Female, profile
 
    
White-throated Treecreeper (Cormobates leucophaea)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)
Family: Australian Treecreeper (Climacteridae)
Species: White-throated Treecreeper (Cormobates leucophaea)
This Photo:     Male, profile, rotated

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere
Females can be readily distinguished from males because the females have an orange cheek patch.
Very timid and we've rarely seen them.

Copyright © 2012- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 23-Jul-2012
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.