How well do you know the local wildlife? You are invited to meet the Wildlife Identification Challenge!
Can you identify these birds using the MCCG Digital Field Guides?
What do they have in common?
- Brown Honeyeater (Lichmera indistincta) photo Ed Frazer
- Noisy Miner (Manorina melanocephala) photo Ed Frazer
- Bell Miner or Bellbird (Manorina melanophrys) photo Ed Frazer
These are all Honeyeaters belonging to the family Meliphagidae, a large group of small to medium-sized birds, members of which are found predominantly in Australia and New Guinea, but also in New Zealand and some Pacific Islands.