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  • Fuscous Honeyeater

  • Lichenostomus fuscus
  • The Fuscous Honeyeater is a medium-small ‘plain’ olive-brown honeyeater with an unmarked face, apart from a slightly darker colouring around the eye. It has a small, indistinct yellow neck plume bordered black. The eye is brown. The eye ring and base of bill are yellow out of breeding season and dark during breeding. The slightly curved bill is medium-sized.

  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=253
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?r=&c=253&p=306&s=1365448446
  • « Back to Catalog
  • Fuscous Honeyeater

  • The Fuscous Honeyeater is a medium-small ‘plain’ olive-brown honeyeater with an unmarked face, apart from a slightly darker colouring around the eye. It has a small, indistinct yellow neck plume bordered black. The eye is brown. The eye ring and base of bill are yellow out of breeding season and dark during breeding. The slightly curved bill is medium-sized.

  • Formerly or also known as
  • Scientific name
  • Lichenostomus fuscus
  • Former scientific name
    RAOU number
  • 613
  • Size
  • 14-17cm
  • Period in district
  • Song group
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?r=&c=253&p=306&s=1365448446
  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=253
  • Description link
  • http://birdlife.org.au/bird-profile/fuscous-honeyeater