Little Desert National Park

Family NameScientific NameCommon Name
AcanthizidaeAcanthiza iredaleiSlender-billed Thornbill
 Acanthiza nana modestaWestern Yellow Thornbill
 Acanthiza uropygialisChestnut-rumped Thornbill
 Aphelocephala leucopsis leucopsisSouth-east Southern Whiteface
 Calamanthus campestris winiamMurray Mallee Rufous Fieldwren
 Calamanthus cautus cautusEastern Mallee Shy Heathwren
 Gerygone fuscaWestern Gerygone
AccipitridaeAquila audax audaxMainland Wedge-tailed Eagle
 Circus approximansSwamp Harrier
 Elanus axillarisBlack-shouldered Kite
 Haliaeetus leucogasterWhite-breasted Sea Eagle
 Haliastur sphenurusWhistling Kite
 Hieraaetus morphnoidesLittle Eagle
 Lophoictinia isuraSquare-tailed Kite
 Milvus migrans affinisTorresian Black Kite
AlaudidaeMirafra javanica horsfieldiiEastern Horsfield's Bushlark
AlcedinidaeTodiramphus sanctusSacred Kingfisher
AnatidaeAnas castaneaChestnut Teal
 Anas superciliosa Pacific Black Duck
ArtamidaeArtamus cyanopterusDusky Woodswallow
 Artamus personatusMasked Woodswallow
 Artamus superciliosusWhite-browed Woodswallow
 Cracticus nigrogularis nigrogularisPied Butcherbird
 Cracticus torquatusGrey Butcherbird
 Gymnorhina tibicen tibicenAustralian Magpie
 Gymnorhina tibicen tyrannicaSouthern Victoria Australian Magpie
 Strepera graculinaPied Currawong
 Strepra versicolorGrey Currawong
CacatuidaeCacatua leadbeateri leadbeateriEastern Major Mitchells Cockatoo
 Calyptorhynchus banksii graptogyneSouth-eastern Red-tailed Black-cockatoo
 Eolophus roseicapilla albicepsEastern Galah
CasuariidaeDromaius novaehollandiaeEmu
CharadriidaeVanellus tricolorBanded Lapwing
ClimacteridaeClimacteris affinisWhite-browed Treecreeper
ColumbidaeGeopelia placida placidaEastern Peaceful Dove
 Ocyphaps lophotesCrested Pigeon
CorvidaeCorvus melloriLittle Raven
CuculidaeCacomantis flabelliformisFan-tailed Cuckoo
 Chalcites basalisHorsfield's Bronze-cuckoo
 Scythrops novaehollandiaeChannel-billed Cuckoo
EurostopodidaeEurostopodus argusSpotted Nightjar
FalconidaeFalco berigoraBrown Falcon
 Falco cenchroidesNankeen Kestrel
 Falco longipennisAustralian Hobby
HirundinidaeHirundo neoxena neoxenaWelcome Swallow
 Petrochelidon nigricansTree Martin
MaluridaeAmytornis striatusStriated Grasswren
MegapodiidaeLeipoa ocellataMalleefowl
MeliphagidaeAcanthagenys rufogularisSpiny-cheeked Honeyeater
 Gliciphila melanopsTawny-crowned Honeyeater
 Lichenostomus cratitius occidentalisMainland Purple-gaped Honeyeater
 Lichmera indistincta ocularisEastern Brown Honeyeater
 Manorina flavigula flavigulaEastern Yellow-throated Miner
 Melithreptus gularis gularisBlack-chinned Honeyeater
 Nesoptilotis leucotis leucotisSouth-eastern White-eared Honeyeater
 Ptilotula ornataYellow-plumed Honeyeater
 Purnella albifronsWhite-fronted Honeyeater
MeropidaeMerops ornatusRainbow Bee-eater
MonarchidaeGrallina cyanoleuca cyanoleucaSouthern Magpie-lark
PachycephalidaeColluricincla harmonica harmonicaEastern Grey Shrike-thrush
PardalotidaePardalotus striatus substriatusWestern Striated Pardalote
PetroicidaeDrymodes brunneopygiaSouthern Scrub-robin
 Melanodryas cucullata cucullataSouth-eastern Hooded Robin
 Petroica multicolor boodangEastern Scarlet Robin
PhalacrocoracidaeMicrocarbo melanoleucosLittle Pied Cormorant
 Phalacrocorax carboGreat Cormorant
PodicipedidaePoliocephalus poliocephalusHoary-headed Grebe
 Tachybaptus novaehollandiaeAustralian Grebe
PsittaculidaeGlossopsitta porphyrocephalaPurple-crowned Lorikeet
 Neophema splendidaScarlet-chested Parrot
 Platycercus elegans flaveolusYellow Rosella
 Psephotellus variusMulga Parrot
RallidaeFulica atraEurasian Coot
 Gallinula tenebrosaDusky Moorhen
RhipiduridaeRhipidura fuliginosa alisteriSouth-eastern Grey Fantail
 Rhipidura leucophrys leucophrysSouthern Willie Wagtail
StrigidaeNinox boobook boobookSouth-eastern Boobook
ThreskiornithidaePlatalea flavipesYellow-billed Spoonbill
 Threskiornis moluccaAustralian White Ibis
 Threskiornis spinicollisStraw-necked Ibis
TurnicidaeTurnix veloxLittle Button-quail
TytonidaeTyto albaEastern Barn Owl
A total of 82 species from 33 families identified in this area.