Tag Archive: Red Wattlebird

Dec 10

Red Wattlebird

The Red Wattlebird is a large, noisy honeyeater. The common name refers to the fleshy reddish wattle on the side of the neck. http://www.birdsinbackyards.net/species/Anthochaera-carunculata

Dec 30

Red Wattlebird

Red Wattlebird – http://www.birdsinbackyards.net/species/Anthochaera-carunculata The red wattlebird is a large (up to 35 cm) grey-brown honeyeater with red eyes, distinctive red wattles either side of the neck and white streaks on the chest and belly, which reveals a bright yellow patch towards the tail. They have highly developed brush-tipped tongues adapted for nectar feeding. The tongue is …

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