Test your skills each month with MCCG’s Wildlife Identification Quiz!
You’ll find Know Your Wildlife towards the back of every month’s The Local Bulletin. Answers can be found by searching in the MCCG Catchment Field Guides.
Here is the July quiz:
CAN you identify these three native birds using the Digital Field Guides?
What do they have in common?
1. Rufous Fantail (Rhipidura rufifrons) – photo Ed Frazer
2. Willie Wagtail (Rhipidura leucophrys) – photo Ed Frazer
3. Grey Fantail (Rhipidura albiscapa) – photo Ed Frazer
These birds are all fantails – members of the genus Rhipidura.