White-throated Treecreeper
Male, profile, rotated
Adelaide Hills
White-throated Treecreeper
Female, anterior
 
                      
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, profile

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly 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 © 2009-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 20-Apr-2009
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.