European Common Starling
Female, Back, non-breeding
South Australian Silvereye
South Australian Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis ssp pinarochrous)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes)
Family: White-eye (Timaliidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: South Australian Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis ssp pinarochrous)
This Photo:     Chick
Other name: Grey-breasted Silvereye

Thank you Terra Occ for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Adelaide Hills, the Flinders Ranges, Coastal Areas and elsewhere
Pretty green to grey to olive. White eye-ring isn't easily visible, surprisingly.

Copyright © 2008-2024 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)