Pink Lakes Murray-Sunset National Park

Family NameScientific NameCommon Name
AcanthizidaeAcanthiza apicalis albiventrisEastern Inland Thornbill
 Acanthiza uropygialisChestnut-rumped Thornbill
 Aphelocephala leucopsis leucopsisSouth-east Southern Whiteface
 Calamanthus cautus cautusEastern Mallee Shy Heathwren
 Pyrrholaemus brunneusRedthroat
 Smicrornis brevirostris occidentalisSouthern Weebill
AccipitridaeAccipiter cirrocephalus cirrhocephalisAustralian Collared Sparrowhawk
 Aquila audax audaxMainland Wedge-tailed Eagle
 Elanus axillarisBlack-shouldered Kite
 Milvus migrans affinisTorresian Black Kite
AlcedinidaeDacelo novaeguineae novaeguineaeSouthern Laughing Kookaburra
 Todiramphus pyrrhopygiusRed-backed Kingfisher
 Todiramphus sanctusSacred Kingfisher
AnatidaeAnas castaneaChestnut Teal
 Anas gracilisGrey Teal
 Anas superciliosa Pacific Black Duck
 Aythya australisHardhead
AnhingidaeAnhinga novaehollandiaeAustralian Darter
ArdeidaeArdea alba modestaEastern Great Egret
 Egretta novaehollandiaeWhite-faced Heron
ArtamidaeCracticus nigrogularis nigrogularisPied Butcherbird
 Gymnorhina tibicen tibicenAustralian Magpie
 Strepera graculinaPied Currawong
CacatuidaeCacatua leadbeateri leadbeateriEastern Major Mitchells Cockatoo
 Cacatua tenuirostrisLong-billed Corella
 Calyptorhynchus banksii graptogyneSouth-eastern Red-tailed Black-cockatoo
 Eolophus roseicapilla albicepsEastern Galah
CampephagidaeLalage tricolorWhite-winged Triller
CasuariidaeDromaius novaehollandiaeEmu
ClimacteridaeClimacteris picummus victoriaeEastern Brown Treecreeper
ColumbidaePhaps chalcopteraCommon Bronzewing
CorvidaeCorvus melloriLittle Raven
CuculidaeCentropus phasianinus phasianinusEastern Pheasant Coucal
 Chalcites lucidusShining Bronze-cuckoo
 Chalcites osculansBlack-eared Cuckoo
 Heteroscenes pallidusPallid Cuckoo
FalconidaeFalco berigoraBrown Falcon
 Falco cenchroidesNankeen Kestrel
HirundinidaePetrochelidon nigricansTree Martin
LaridaeChlidonias hybridaWhiskered Tern
LocustellidaeCinclorhamphus cruralisBrown Songlark
 Cinclorhamphus mathewsiRufus Songlark
MeliphagidaeGavicalis virescens sonorusSouth-eastern Singing Honeyeater
 Manorina melanotisBlack-eared Miner
 Nesoptilotis leucotis leucotisSouth-eastern White-eared Honeyeater
 Philemon citreogularis citreogularisEastern Little Friarbird
 Ptilotula ornataYellow-plumed Honeyeater
 Purnella albifronsWhite-fronted Honeyeater
MotacillidaeAnthus novaeseelandiaeAustralian Pipit
PachycephalidaeColluricincla harmonica harmonicaEastern Grey Shrike-thrush
 Oreoica gutturalisCrested Bellbird
 Pachycephala pectoralis pectoralisEastern Golden Whistler
 Pachycephala rufiventris rufiventrisSouthern Rufous Whistler
PardalotidaePardalotus punctatus punctatusCoastal Spotted Pardalote
PetroicidaeMicroeca fascinans assimilisSouthern Jacky Winter
PhalacrocoracidaeMicrocarbo melanoleucosLittle Pied Cormorant
 Phalacrocorax sulcirostrisLittle Black Cormorant
PodargidaePodargus strigoides strigoidesEastern Tawny Frogmouth
PsittaculidaeNeophema elegansElegant Parrot
 Northiella haematogaster haematogasterSouth-eastern Blue Bonnet
 Platycercus elegans flaveolusYellow Rosella
RallidaeTribonyx ventralisBlack-tailed Native-hen
ScolopacidaeActitis hypoleucosCommon Sandpiper
StrigidaeNinox boobook boobookSouth-eastern Boobook
SturnidaeAcridotheres tristis*Common Myna
 Sturnus vulgaris*Common Starling
TurdidaeTurdus merula*Eurasian Blackbird
TytonidaeTyto albaEastern Barn Owl
A total of 68 species from 32 families identified in this area.