Kakadoo National Park

Family NameScientific NameCommon Name
AccipitridaeHaliaeetus leucogasterWhite-breasted Sea Eagle
 Haliastur sphenurusWhistling Kite
 Milvus migrans affinisTorresian Black Kite
AlcedinidaeTodiramphus macleayii macleayiiTop End Forest Kingfisher
 Todiramphus pyrrhopygiusRed-backed Kingfisher
AnatidaeNettapus pulchellusGreen Pygmy-goose
 Radjah radjah rufitergumRadjah Shelduck
ApodidaeHirundapus caudacutusWhite-throated Needletail
ArdeidaeNycticorax caledonicusNankeen Night Heron
CampephagidaeLalage leucomela rufiventrisTop End Varied Triller
 Lalage tricolorWhite-winged Triller
CharadriidaeVanellus miles milesNorthern Masked Lapwing
ColumbidaeGeopelia cuneataDiamond Dove
 Geopelia humeralis inexpectaNorthern Bar-shouldered Dove
 Geopelia placida placidaEastern Peaceful Dove
 Geophaps smithii smithiiEastern Partridge Pigeon
 Petrophassa rufipennisChestnut-quilled Rock-pigeon
 Phaps chalcopteraCommon Bronzewing
CuculidaeScythrops novaehollandiaeChannel-billed Cuckoo
EstrildidaePoephila acuticauda acuticaudaWestern Long-tailed Finch
 Taeniopygia bichenovii annulosaWestern Double-barred Finch
GlareolidaeStiltia isabellaAustralian Pratincole
HirundinidaeHirundo neoxena neoxenaWelcome Swallow
JacanidaeIrediparra gallinaceaComb-crested Jacana
MaluridaeMalurus melanocephalus cruentatusNorthern Red-backed Fairy-wren
MeliphagidaeMelithreptus albogularis albogularisNorthern White-throated Honeyeater
 Myzomela obscura obscuraTop End Dusky Honeyeater
 Philemon argenticeps argenticepsWestern Silver-crowned Friarbird
 Philemon buceroides ammitophilaTop End Sandstone Helmeted Friarbird
 Philemon citreogularis sordidusNorth-western Little Friarbird
 Ramsayornis fasciatusBar-breasted Honeyeater
MonarchidaeGrallina cyanoleuca neglectaNorthern Magpie-lark
 Myiagra alecto melvillensisNorth-western Shining Flycatcher
 Myiagra nanaPaperbark Flycatcher
 Myiagra rubecula concinnaNorth-western Leaden Flycatcher
OriolidaeOriolus flavocinctus flavocinctusNorth-western Yellow Oriole
 Sphecotheres vieilloti ashbyiNorth-western Australasian Figbird
PachycephalidaePachycephala rufiventris falcataNorth-western Rufous Whistler
 Pachycephala simplex simplexTop End Grey Whistler
PelecanidaePelecanus conspicillatusAustralian Pelican
PetroicidaeMicroeca flavigaster flavigasterNorth-central Lemon-bellied Flycatcher
PsittaculidaePlatycercus venustusNorthern Rosella
 Psitteuteles versicolorVaried Lorikeet
 Trichoglossus rubritorquisRed-collared Lorikeet
RallidaeGallinula tenebrosaDusky Moorhen
RhipiduridaeRhipidura leucophrys picataNorthern Willie Wagtail
 Rhipidura rufifrons dryasArafura Rufous Fantail
 Rhipidura rufiventris isuraAustralian Northern Fantail
ScolopacidaeTringa stagnatilisMarsh Sandpiper
ThreskiornithidaePlegadis falcinellusGlossy Ibis
A total of 50 species from 25 families identified in this area.