Rufous Songlark
Male, Singing
Purple-backed Fairy-wren
Male, starting to leave eclipse
Rufous Songlark (Megalurus mathewsi)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)
Family: Warbler (Locustellidae)
Species: Rufous Songlark (Megalurus mathewsi)
This Photo:     Size, compared to Bellbird

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 18-Aug-2014
This species is classed as NT (Near Threatened) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)