Bassian Thrush
Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)
Family: White-eye (Zosteropidae)
Species: Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis)
This Photo:     Chick
Other name: Grey-breasted Silvereye

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), in the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere
Pretty green to grey to olive. White eye-ring isn't easily visible, surprisingly.
The Ellura inhabitants are more rufous underneath than those in the Adelaide Hills

Copyright © 2008- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 31-Oct-2008
This species is classed as NT (Near Threatened) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)