Inland Brown Treecreeper
Foraging on the ground
Murray-Darling Region, SA
White-throated Treecreeper
Immature, feet
 
                      
White-throated Treecreeper (Cormobates leucophaea)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)
Family: Australian Treecreeper (Climacteridae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: White-throated Treecreeper (Cormobates leucophaea)
This Photo:     Immature, in shadow

Thank you George Seagull for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray-Darling, SA, 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 © 2016-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 22-Mar-2016
This species is classed as NT (Near Threatened) in the Murray-Darling, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)