Bird list for Rockleigh(R)

Last Updated 15/6/2015 “b”=breeding

Common Name                              Scientific Name  
Little Pied Cormorant  –    Phalacrocorax melanoleucos
White Necked (Pacific) Heron     –   Ardea pacifica
White-faced Heron    –     Egretta novaehollandiae
Nankeen Night Heron     –    Nycticorax caledonicus
Straw Necked Ibis  –   Threskiornis spinicollis
Australian Wood Duck  –    Chenonetta jubata
Australian Shelduck     –     Tadorna tadornoides
Pacific Black Duck   –      Anas superciliosa b
Grey Teal   –       Anas gracilis
Chestnut Teal    –     Anas castanea
Brown Goshawk   –       Accipiter fasciatus
Collared Sparrowhawk   –        Accipiter cirrocephalus
Wedge-tailed Eagle     –       Aquila audax
Whistling Kite   –       Haliastur sphenurus
Black Kite     –      Milvus migrans
Square-tailed Kite     –      Lophoictinia isura
Black-shouldered Kite   –      Elanus axillaris
Spotted Harrier   –       Circus assimilis
Australian Hobby    –       Falco longipennis
Peregrine Falcon      –      Falco peregrinus
Brown Falcon       –        Falco berigora
Nankeen Kestrel   –       Falco cenchroides
Stubble Quail      –       Coturnix pectoralis
Brown Quail       –       Coturnix ypsilophora
Little Button       –      Quail Turnix velox
Black Fronted Dotterel        –     Elseyornis melanops
* Rock Dove (Feral pigeon)  –    Columba livia
* Spotted Turtle Dove     –      Streptopelia chinensis
Peaceful Dove     –       Geopelia striata
Common Bronzewing      –     Phaps chalcoptera
Crested Pigeon       –       Ocyphaps lophotes
Rainbow Lorikeet  –     Trichoglossus haematodus
Musk Lorikeet    –       Glossopsitta concinna
Purple-crowned Lorikeet   –     Glossopsitta porphyrocephala b
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo     –     Cacatua galerita
Little Corella    –        Cacatua sanguinea
Galah     –          Eolophus roseicapillus
Cockatiel     –    Nymphicus hollandicus
Crimson Rosella      –     Platycercus elegans
Australian Ringneck     –   Barnardius zonarius
Red-rumped Parrot      –    Psephotus haematonotus
Elegant Parrot     –       Neophema elegans
Budgerigar       –       Melopsittacus undulatus
Pallid Cuckoo   –      Cacomantis pallidus
Fan-tailed Cuckoo  –    Cacomantis flabelliformis
Black-eared Cuckoo   –     Chalcites osculans
Horsfield’s Bronze-Cuckoo    –   Chalcites basalis
Barn Owl      –     Tyto alba
Southern Boobook     –       Ninox novaeseelandiae
Tawny Frogmouth      –      Podargus strigoides
Australian Owlet-nightjar    –       Aegotheles cristatus
Spotted Nightjar       –        Eurostopodus argus
Laughing Kookaburra  –       Dacelo novaeguineae
Red-backed Kingfisher     –   Todiramphus pyrrhopygius
Sacred Kingfisher     –       Todiramphus sanctus
Rainbow Bee-eater       –    Merops ornatus
* Skylark    –       Alauda arvensis
Welcome Swallow     –       Hirundo neoxena b
Tree Martin   –     Petrochelidon nigricans b
Australasian Pipit    –     Anthus novaeseelandiae
Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike    –    Coracina novaehollandiae
Ground Cuckoo-shrike     –     Coracina maxima
White-winged Triller    –       Lalage sueurii
White-browed Babbler     –      Pomatostomus superciliosus
Brown Songlark      –     Cincloramphus cruralis
Rufous Songlark    –      Cincloramphus mathewsi
White-fronted Chat     –    Epthianura albifrons
Crimson Chat   –       Ephthianura tricolor
Weebill    –     Smicrornis brevirostris
Southern Whiteface    –       Aphelocephala leucopsis
Yellow Thornbill      –        Acanthiza nana
Chestnut-rumped Thornbill      –      Acanthiza uropygialis
Buff-rumped Thornbill       –       Acanthiza reguloides
Yellow-rumped Thornbill      –    Acanthiza chrysorrhoa
Superb Fairy-wren       –      Malurus cyaneus b
Variegated Fairy-wren  –     Malurus lamberti
Grey Fantail     –      Rhipidura albiscapa
Willie Wagtail    –    Rhipidura leucophrys
Restless Flycatcher   –      Myiagra inquieta
Jacky Winter   –        Microeca fascinans
Scarlet Robin     –     Petroica multicolor
Red-capped Robin    –     Petroica goodenovii
Hooded Robin       –      Melanodryas cucullata b
Golden Whistler     –     Pachycephala pectoralis
Rufous Whistler   –     Pachycephala rufiventris
Grey Shrike-thrush  –     Colluricincla harmonica b
Varied Sittella      –        Daphoenositta chrysoptera
Brown Treecreeper     –     Climacteris picumnus
Mistletoebird     –       Dicaeum hirundinaceum
Spotted Pardalote   –      Pardalotus punctatus
Striated Pardalote     –    Pardalotus striatus
Silvereye       –        Zosterops lateralis
White-naped Honeyeater   –        Melithreptus lunatus
Brown-headed Honeyeater   –      Melithreptus brevirostris b
Black Chinned Honeyeater    –     Melithreptus gularis
Black Honeyeater      –       Sugomel niger b
Eastern Spinebill     –        Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris
White-fronted Honeyeater    –     Purnella albifrons
Singing Honeyeater    –   Lichenostomus virescens
Yellow-faced Honeyeater     –       Lichenostomus chrysops
Yellow-plumed Honeyeater   –     Lichenostomus ornatus
White-plumed Honeyeater     –   Lichenostomus penicillatus
New Holland Honeyeater      –     Phylidonyris novaehollandiae
Tawny Crowned Honeyeater   –    Phylidonyris melanops
Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater      –     Acanthagenys rufogularis
Red Wattlebird    –     Anthochaera carunculata
Little Wattlebird       –       Anthochaera chrysoptera
Diamond Firetail      –        Stagonopleura guttata b
Red-browed Finch    –      Emblema temporalis
Magpie-lark    –     Grallina cyanoleuca
White-winged Chough     –        Corcorax melanorhamphos
Masked Woodswallow  –        Artamus personatus b
White-browed Woodswallow   –    Artamus superciliosus b
Dusky Woodswallow    –        Artamus cyanopterus
Grey Currawong      –         Strepera versicolor
Grey Butcherbird    –         Cracticus torquatus
Australian Magpie     –     Cracticus tibicen
Little Raven     –        Corvus mellori
* House Sparrow     –    Passer domesticus
* Common Blackbird    –    Turdus merula
* European Goldfinch  –     Carduelis carduelis
* Common Starling     –       Sturnus vulgaris b

* introduced species

121 species