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  • Striated Thornbill

  • Acanthiza lineata
  • The Striated Thornbill is a medium-sized thornbill with greenish upperparts, a copper cap, streaked distinctively with white and off-white to cream underparts, heavily streaked behind eyes, and on chin, throat and breast. The sexes are similar and young birds are only slightly different to adults, with less streaking on the underside.

  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=792
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?r=&c=792&p=207&s=1359664139
  • « Back to Catalog
  • Striated Thornbill

  • The Striated Thornbill is a medium-sized thornbill with greenish upperparts, a copper cap, streaked distinctively with white and off-white to cream underparts, heavily streaked behind eyes, and on chin, throat and breast. The sexes are similar and young birds are only slightly different to adults, with less streaking on the underside.

  • Formerly or also known as
  • Scientific name
  • Acanthiza lineata
  • Former scientific name
    RAOU number
  • 470
  • Size
  • 10cm
  • Period in district
  • Song group
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?r=&c=792&p=207&s=1359664139
  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=792
  • Description link
  • http://birdlife.org.au/bird-profile/striated-thornbill