Diamond Firetail
Murray Mallee Region
Diamond Firetail
Fire Engine Red tail
Diamond Firetail (Stagonopleura guttata)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)
Family: Weaver-finch (Estrildidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Diamond Firetail (Stagonopleura guttata)
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Thank you Brendan Duggan for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2014-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 24-Aug-2014
This species is classed as EN (Endangered) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)
This species is protected and classed as VU (Vulnerable) under the National Parks & Wildlife, SA, Protection Act