White-throated Treecreeper
Female, profile
Adelaide Hills
White-winged Chough
Fledgling Eye, Pointing Down
 
    
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:     Female, anterior

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills, and 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 © 2009- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 24-May-2009
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.