# Species*:148
# Excl Vagrants*:148
# Endemics*:53
# Near Endemics*:2
*Based on partial or incomplete data.


The table below lists species recorded at this locale but does not indicate frequency of occurrence there. It does indicate whether each species is globally threatened or endangered according to the IUCN and also whether it is migratory, very rare, or accidental in the country. The list is based on available data and may be incomplete.*

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Cassowaries and Emus: Casuariidae

1EmuDromaius novaehollandiae

Ducks: Anatidae

2Australian ShelduckTadorna tadornoides
3Maned DuckChenonetta jubata
4Pacific Black DuckAnas superciliosa
5Gray TealAnas gracilis
6&Pink-eared DucklMalacorhynchus membranaceus
7Blue-billed DuckOxyura australis
8Musk DuckBiziura lobata

Megapodes: Megapodiidae

9MalleefowlLeipoa ocellata

Pheasants, Grouse, and Allies: Phasianidae

10&Stubble QuaillCoturnix pectoralis

Grebes: Podicipedidae

11Australasian GrebeTachybaptus novaehollandiae

Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

12Rock PigeonColumba livia
13Spotted DoveSpilopelia chinensis
14Common BronzewingPhaps chalcoptera
15Brush BronzewingPhaps elegans
16Crested PigeonOcyphaps lophotes

Cuckoos: Cuculidae

17Black-eared CuckooChrysococcyx osculans
18Horsfield's Bronze-CuckooChrysococcyx basalis
19Shining Bronze-CuckooChrysococcyx lucidus
20Pallid CuckooCacomantis pallidus
21Fan-tailed CuckooCacomantis flabelliformis

Frogmouths: Podargidae

22Tawny FrogmouthPodargus strigoides

Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

23Spotted NightjarEurostopodus argus

Owlet-Nightjars: Aegothelidae

24Australian Owlet-nightjarAegotheles cristatus

Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

25&Black-tailed NativehenlTribonyx ventralis

Thick-knees: Burhinidae

26Bush Thick-kneeBurhinus grallarius

Stilts and Avocets: Recurvirostridae

27Pied StiltHimantopus leucocephalus
28&Banded StiltlCladorhynchus leucocephalus

Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

29Black-fronted DotterelCharadrius melanops
30Banded LapwingVanellus tricolor
31Red-capped PloverAnarhynchus ruficapillus

Buttonquail: Turnicidae

32&Little ButtonquaillTurnix velox
33Painted ButtonquailTurnix varius

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers: Laridae

34Silver GullChroicocephalus novaehollandiae

Cormorants and Shags: Phalacrocoracidae

35Little Pied CormorantMicrocarbo melanoleucos
36Great CormorantPhalacrocorax carbo
37Little Black CormorantPhalacrocorax sulcirostris

Pelicans: Pelecanidae

38Australian PelicanPelecanus conspicillatus

Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

39Nankeen Night HeronNycticorax caledonicus
40White-faced HeronEgretta novaehollandiae
41Pacific HeronArdea pacifica

Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae

42Australian IbisThreskiornis molucca
43Straw-necked IbisThreskiornis spinicollis
44Yellow-billed SpoonbillPlatalea flavipes

Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

45&Black-shouldered KitelElanus axillaris
46Square-tailed KiteLophoictinia isura
47Little EagleHieraaetus morphnoides
48Wedge-tailed EagleAquila audax
49Swamp HarrierCircus approximans
50&Spotted HarrierlCircus assimilis
51Brown GoshawkAccipiter fasciatus
52Collared SparrowhawkAccipiter cirrocephalus
53Whistling KiteHaliastur sphenurus

Barn-Owls: Tytonidae

54Australian Masked-OwlTyto novaehollandiae
55Barn OwlTyto alba

Owls: Strigidae

56Barking OwlNinox connivens
57Southern BoobookNinox boobook

Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

58Laughing KookaburraDacelo novaeguineae
59(Sacred Kingfisher)Todiramphus sanctus

Bee-eaters: Meropidae

60Rainbow Bee-eaterMerops ornatus

Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

61&Nankeen KestrellFalco cenchroides
62Australian HobbyFalco longipennis
63Brown FalconFalco berigora
64Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinus

Cockatoos: Cacatuidae

65Carnaby's Black-CockatooZanda latirostris
66Baudin's Black-CockatooZanda baudinii
67Red-tailed Black-CockatooCalyptorhynchus banksii
68&CockatiellNymphicus hollandicus
69GalahEolophus roseicapilla
70Western CorellaCacatua pastinator
71Little CorellaCacatua sanguinea

Parrots: Psittaculidae

72Regent ParrotPolytelis anthopeplus
73Elegant ParrotNeophema elegans
74Australian RingneckBarnardius zonarius
75Western RosellaPlatycercus icterotis
76Mulga ParrotPsephotellus varius
77Red-capped ParrotPurpureicephalus spurius
78&Purple-crowned LorikeetlParvipsitta porphyrocephala
79Rainbow LorikeetTrichoglossus moluccanus

Australasian Treecreepers: Climacteridae

80Rufous TreecreeperClimacteris rufus

Fairywrens: Maluridae

81Red-winged FairywrenMalurus elegans
82Blue-breasted FairywrenMalurus pulcherrimus
83Splendid FairywrenMalurus splendens
84White-winged FairywrenMalurus leucopterus

Honeyeaters: Meliphagidae

85&Western SpinebilllAcanthorhynchus superciliosus
86White-fronted HoneyeaterPurnella albifrons
87White-eared HoneyeaterLichenostomus leucotis
88Yellow-throated MinerManorina flavigula
89Spiny-cheeked HoneyeaterAcanthagenys rufogularis
90&Red WattlebirdlAnthochaera carunculata
91Western WattlebirdAnthochaera lunulata
92Singing HoneyeaterGavicalis virescens
93Yellow-plumed HoneyeaterPtilotula ornatus
94White-fronted ChatEpthianura albifrons
95&Black HoneyeaterlSugomel nigrum
96Tawny-crowned HoneyeaterGliciphila melanops
97Brown HoneyeaterLichmera indistincta
98New Holland HoneyeaterPhylidonyris novaehollandiae
99White-cheeked HoneyeaterPhylidonyris niger
100Brown-headed HoneyeaterMelithreptus brevirostris

Pardalotes: Pardalotidae

101Spotted PardalotePardalotus punctatus
102Striated PardalotePardalotus striatus

Thornbills and Allies: Acanthizidae

103WeebillSmicrornis brevirostris
104Spotted ScrubwrenSericornis maculatus
105Yellow-rumped ThornbillAcanthiza chrysorrhoa
106Inland ThornbillAcanthiza apicalis
107Chestnut-rumped ThornbillAcanthiza uropygialis
108Western ThornbillAcanthiza inornata
109Western GerygoneGerygone fusca

Pseudo-Babblers: Pomatostomidae

110White-browed BabblerPomatostomus superciliosus

Cuckooshrikes: Campephagidae

111&Ground CuckooshrikelCoracina maxima
112Black-faced CuckooshrikeCoracina novaehollandiae
113White-winged TrillerLalage tricolor

Sittellas: Neosittidae

114Varied SittellaDaphoenositta chrysoptera

Australo-Papuan Bellbirds: Oreoicidae

115Crested BellbirdOreoica gutturalis

Shrike-tit: Falcunculidae

116Western Shrike-titFalcunculus leucogaster

Whistlers and Allies: Pachycephalidae

117Gray ShrikethrushColluricincla harmonica
118Gilbert's WhistlerPachycephala inornata
119Western WhistlerPachycephala occidentalis
120Rufous WhistlerPachycephala rufiventris

Woodswallows, Bellmagpies, and Allies: Artamidae

121Masked WoodswallowArtamus personatus
122Black-faced WoodswallowArtamus cinereus
123Dusky WoodswallowArtamus cyanopterus
124Gray ButcherbirdCracticus torquatus
125Pied ButcherbirdCracticus nigrogularis
126Australian MagpieGymnorhina tibicen
127Gray CurrawongStrepera versicolor

Fantails: Rhipiduridae

128Willie-wagtailRhipidura leucophrys
129Gray FantailRhipidura albiscapa

Monarch Flycatchers: Monarchidae

130Magpie-larkGrallina cyanoleuca
131Restless FlycatcherMyiagra inquieta

Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

132&Little CrowlCorvus bennetti
133Australian RavenCorvus coronoides

Australasian Robins: Petroicidae

134Scarlet RobinPetroica boodang
135Red-capped RobinPetroica goodenovii
136Jacky-winterMicroeca fascinans
137Hooded RobinMelanodryas cucullata
138Western Yellow RobinEopsaltria griseogularis
139White-breasted RobinEopsaltria georgiana

Grassbirds and Allies: Locustellidae

140&Brown SonglarklCincloramphus cruralis
141Rufous SonglarkCincloramphus mathewsi

Swallows: Hirundinidae

142Welcome SwallowHirundo neoxena
143Fairy MartinPetrochelidon ariel
144Tree MartinPetrochelidon nigricans

White-eyes, Yuhinas, and Allies: Zosteropidae

145SilvereyeZosterops lateralis

Flowerpeckers: Dicaeidae

146&MistletoebirdlDicaeum hirundinaceum

Waxbills and Allies: Estrildidae

147Red-eared FiretailStagonopleura oculata

Wagtails and Pipits: Motacillidae

148Australian PipitAnthus australis


 *Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through 2021 maintained by the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, which relies largely on the AOU and SACC nomenclature committees. IUCN status may reflect splits not currently recognized by Clements.
**Species not accepted by Clements, AOU, or SACC that we recognize based on the IOC, field observations along with geographical separation, consensus opinions of field guide authors, and other sources. These species are potential splits in future Clements updates.



//Boreal Visitor0
\\Austral Visitor0
##Non-breeding Dispersal0
()Breeding Season Only1


NTNear Threatened0
CRCritically Endangered1

Species counts in code tables depend on completeness of the data. For some countries or locales, data may not include all species or information on species presence may be incomplete.