# Species*:157
# Excl Vagrants*:157
# Endemics*:24
# Near Endemics*:10
*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.*

color codes

Cassowaries and Emus: Casuariidae

1EmuDromaius novaehollandiae

Ducks: Anatidae

2Plumed Whistling-DuckDendrocygna eytoni
3Maned DuckChenonetta jubata
4Pacific Black DuckAnas superciliosa
5Gray TealAnas gracilis
6Chestnut TealAnas castanea
7&Pink-eared DucklMalacorhynchus membranaceus
8HardheadAythya australis

Pheasants, Grouse, and Allies: Phasianidae

9Brown QuailSynoicus ypsilophora

Grebes: Podicipedidae

10Australasian GrebeTachybaptus novaehollandiae
11Great Crested GrebePodiceps cristatus

Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

12Rock PigeonColumba livia
13Common BronzewingPhaps chalcoptera
14&Flock BronzewinglPhaps histrionica
15Crested PigeonOcyphaps lophotes
16Squatter PigeonGeophaps scripta
17&Diamond DovelGeopelia cuneata
18Peaceful DoveGeopelia placida

Bustards: Otididae

19Australian BustardArdeotis australis

Cuckoos: Cuculidae

20(Pheasant Coucal)Centropus phasianinus
21Pacific KoelEudynamys orientalis
22(Channel-billed Cuckoo)Scythrops novaehollandiae
23Horsfield's Bronze-CuckooChrysococcyx basalis
24Pallid CuckooCacomantis pallidus

Frogmouths: Podargidae

25Tawny FrogmouthPodargus strigoides

Swifts: Apodidae

26/White-throated Needletail/Hirundapus caudacutus
27/Pacific Swift/Apus pacificus

Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

28Dusky MoorhenGallinula tenebrosa
29&Spotless CrakelZapornia tabuensis

Cranes: Gruidae

30BrolgaAntigone rubicunda

Stilts and Avocets: Recurvirostridae

31Pied StiltHimantopus leucocephalus

Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

32Black-fronted DotterelCharadrius melanops
33Masked LapwingVanellus miles
34&Red-kneed DotterellErythrogonys cinctus
35/Oriental Plover/Anarhynchus veredus

Pratincoles and Coursers: Glareolidae

36Australian PratincoleStiltia isabella

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers: Laridae

37Silver GullChroicocephalus novaehollandiae
38Caspian TernHydroprogne caspia
39(Whiskered Tern)Chlidonias hybrida

Storks: Ciconiidae

40Black-necked StorkEphippiorhynchus asiaticus

Anhingas: Anhingidae

41Australasian DarterAnhinga novaehollandiae

Cormorants and Shags: Phalacrocoracidae

42Little Pied CormorantMicrocarbo melanoleucos
43Great CormorantPhalacrocorax carbo
44Little Black CormorantPhalacrocorax sulcirostris

Pelicans: Pelecanidae

45Australian PelicanPelecanus conspicillatus

Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

46Nankeen Night HeronNycticorax caledonicus
47Little EgretEgretta garzetta
48White-faced HeronEgretta novaehollandiae
49Pacific HeronArdea pacifica
50Great EgretArdea alba
51Plumed EgretArdea plumifera

Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae

52Glossy IbisPlegadis falcinellus
53Australian IbisThreskiornis molucca
54Straw-necked IbisThreskiornis spinicollis
55Royal SpoonbillPlatalea regia
56Yellow-billed SpoonbillPlatalea flavipes

Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

57Black-breasted KiteHamirostra melanosternon
58Wedge-tailed EagleAquila audax
59&Spotted HarrierlCircus assimilis
60Brown GoshawkAccipiter fasciatus
61Collared SparrowhawkAccipiter cirrocephalus
62Whistling KiteHaliastur sphenurus
63Black KiteMilvus migrans

Barn-Owls: Tytonidae

64Australasian Grass-OwlTyto longimembris
65Barn OwlTyto alba

Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

66Laughing KookaburraDacelo novaeguineae
67Blue-winged KookaburraDacelo leachii
68&Red-backed KingfisherlTodiramphus pyrrhopygius
69Forest KingfisherTodiramphus macleayii
70(Sacred Kingfisher)Todiramphus sanctus

Bee-eaters: Meropidae

71Rainbow Bee-eaterMerops ornatus

Rollers: Coraciidae

72(Oriental Dollarbird)Eurystomus orientalis

Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

73&Nankeen KestrellFalco cenchroides
74Australian HobbyFalco longipennis
75Brown FalconFalco berigora
76&Gray FalconlFalco hypoleucos
77&Black FalconlFalco subniger
78Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinus

Cockatoos: Cacatuidae

79Red-tailed Black-CockatooCalyptorhynchus banksii
80&CockatiellNymphicus hollandicus
81GalahEolophus roseicapilla
82Little CorellaCacatua sanguinea
83Sulphur-crested CockatooCacatua galerita

Parrots: Psittaculidae

84&Red-winged ParrotlAprosmictus erythropterus
85Pale-headed RosellaPlatycercus adscitus
86&BudgerigarlMelopsittacus undulatus
87&Varied LorikeetlPsitteuteles versicolor
88Rainbow LorikeetTrichoglossus moluccanus

Bowerbirds: Ptilonorhynchidae

89Spotted BowerbirdChlamydera maculata
90Great BowerbirdChlamydera nuchalis

Fairywrens: Maluridae

91Purple-backed FairywrenMalurus assimilis
92White-winged FairywrenMalurus leucopterus

Honeyeaters: Meliphagidae

93White-eared HoneyeaterLichenostomus leucotis
94Noisy MinerManorina melanocephala
95Yellow-throated MinerManorina flavigula
96Spiny-cheeked HoneyeaterAcanthagenys rufogularis
97Singing HoneyeaterGavicalis virescens
98White-plumed HoneyeaterPtilotula penicillatus
99&Rufous-throated HoneyeaterlConopophila rufogularis
100&Crimson ChatlEpthianura tricolor
101Brown HoneyeaterLichmera indistincta
102Blue-faced HoneyeaterEntomyzon cyanotis
103White-throated HoneyeaterMelithreptus albogularis
104Little FriarbirdPhilemon citreogularis
105Noisy FriarbirdPhilemon corniculatus

Pardalotes: Pardalotidae

106&Red-browed PardalotelPardalotus rubricatus
107Striated PardalotePardalotus striatus

Thornbills and Allies: Acanthizidae

108WeebillSmicrornis brevirostris
109Buff-rumped ThornbillAcanthiza reguloides
110White-throated GerygoneGerygone olivacea
111Western GerygoneGerygone fusca

Pseudo-Babblers: Pomatostomidae

112Gray-crowned BabblerPomatostomus temporalis

Cuckooshrikes: Campephagidae

113&Ground CuckooshrikelCoracina maxima
114Black-faced CuckooshrikeCoracina novaehollandiae
115White-bellied CuckooshrikeCoracina papuensis
116White-winged TrillerLalage tricolor

Sittellas: Neosittidae

117Varied SittellaDaphoenositta chrysoptera

Whistlers and Allies: Pachycephalidae

118Gray ShrikethrushColluricincla harmonica
119Rufous WhistlerPachycephala rufiventris

Old World Orioles: Oriolidae

120Olive-backed OrioleOriolus sagittatus

Woodswallows, Bellmagpies, and Allies: Artamidae

121White-breasted WoodswallowArtamus leucorynchus
122Masked WoodswallowArtamus personatus
123&White-browed WoodswallowlArtamus superciliosus
124Black-faced WoodswallowArtamus cinereus
125Dusky WoodswallowArtamus cyanopterus
126Gray ButcherbirdCracticus torquatus
127Pied ButcherbirdCracticus nigrogularis
128Australian MagpieGymnorhina tibicen
129Pied CurrawongStrepera graculina

Fantails: Rhipiduridae

130Willie-wagtailRhipidura leucophrys
131Gray FantailRhipidura albiscapa

Drongos: Dicruridae

132Spangled DrongoDicrurus bracteatus

Monarch Flycatchers: Monarchidae

133Magpie-larkGrallina cyanoleuca
134Leaden FlycatcherMyiagra rubecula
135Restless FlycatcherMyiagra inquieta

White-winged Chough and Apostlebird: Corcoracidae

136ApostlebirdStruthidea cinerea

Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

137Torresian CrowCorvus orru
138Australian RavenCorvus coronoides

Australasian Robins: Petroicidae

139Red-capped RobinPetroica goodenovii
140Jacky-winterMicroeca fascinans

Cisticolas and Allies: Cisticolidae

141Golden-headed CisticolaCisticola exilis

Reed Warblers and Allies: Acrocephalidae

142Australian Reed WarblerAcrocephalus australis

Grassbirds and Allies: Locustellidae

143&Brown SonglarklCincloramphus cruralis
144Rufous SonglarkCincloramphus mathewsi

Swallows: Hirundinidae

145White-backed SwallowCheramoeca leucosterna
146Welcome SwallowHirundo neoxena
147Fairy MartinPetrochelidon ariel
148Tree MartinPetrochelidon nigricans

Starlings: Sturnidae

149Common MynaAcridotheres tristis

Flowerpeckers: Dicaeidae

150&MistletoebirdlDicaeum hirundinaceum

Waxbills and Allies: Estrildidae

151&Plum-headed FinchlAidemosyne modesta
152&Double-barred FinchlStizoptera bichenovii
153&Zebra FinchlTaeniopygia guttata
154Black-throated FinchPoephila cincta
155Chestnut-breasted MuniaLonchura castaneothorax

Old World Sparrows: Passeridae

156House SparrowPasser domesticus

Wagtails and Pipits: Motacillidae

157Australian 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 Visitor3
\\Austral Visitor0
##Non-breeding Dispersal0
()Breeding Season Only5


NTNear Threatened1
CRCritically Endangered0

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.