Aves - Birds

List of common names

Pictures by Pam Cocks.


Honeyeaters,  Small colourful birds,  Small brown birds,   Apostlebird, Bowerbird, Turkeys, Curlew  Freshwater birds,  Crows, Magpies, Currawong, Peewee,   Birds of Prey,  Myna,  Corella, Cockatoo, Lorikeet, Parrots,   Cuckoos,  Shore birds,  Doves, Pigeons,  Large birds,   Swallows, Woodswallows, Martin,  Kingfishers,  Figbird, Oriole,  Fantails and Flycatcher,   Cuckoos,  

Honeyeaters

Small colourful birds eg. Finches, Wrens

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Small brown birds

Apostlebird, Bowerbird, Turkeys, Curlew, Bustard

Freshwater Birds

Crows, Magpies, Currawong, Peewee

Black-backed Magpie
Cracticus tibicen

Torresian Crow
Corvus orru

Australian Raven
Corvus coronoides

Magpie-lark
Corvus sp.

Birds of Prey

Black Kite
Milvus migrans

Brown Falcon
Falco Berigora

Brown Goshawk
Accipter fasciatus

Collared Sparrowhawk
Accipiter cirrhocephalus

Myna

Common Myna
Acridotheres tristis

Corella, Cockatoo, Lorikeet, Parrots

Corella, Little
Cacatua sanguinea

Cuckoos

Channel-billed Cuckoo
Scythrops novaehollandiae

Fan-tailed Cuckoo
Cuculus pyrrhophanus

Eastern Koel
Eudynamys orientalis

Shore Birds

Curlew, Eastern
Numenius madagascariense

Mangrove Heron
Butorides striatus

Doves, Pigeons

Bar-shouldered Dove
Geopelia humeralis

Peaceful Dove
Geopelia striata

Spotted Dove
Spilopelia chinensis

Large Birds

Emu
Dromaius novaehollandiae

Brolga

Bustard

Brush Turkey
Alectura lathami

Swallows, Woodswallows, Martins

Fairy Martin
Petrochelidon ariel

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Kingfishers

Kookaburra
Dacelo novaeguineae

Forrest Kingfisher
Halycon macleayii

Sacred Kingfisher
Todiramphus sanctus

Figbird, Oriole

Australasian Figbird
Sphecotheres viridis

Fantails and Flycatcher

Grey Fantail
Rhipidura fulginosa

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