White-naped Honeyeater
White-eared Honeyeater
White-eared Honeyeater (Nesoptilotis leucotis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)
Family: Honeyeater (Meliphagidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: White-eared Honeyeater (Nesoptilotis leucotis)
This Photo:     Front
Synonym: Lichenostomus leucotis

Thank you Thomas Mesaglio & Jenny Donald for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
Dark olive with rectangular a white patch around the ear.

Copyright © 2014-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 24-Feb-2014
This species is classed as RA (Rare) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)