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  • White-eared Honeyeater

  • Lichenostomus leucotis
  • The White-eared Honeyeater has a strong bill. It is olive-green above with lighter green underparts. It has a grey cap, a black face and bib (under bill) with a distinctive, contrasting white ear-patch. The sexes are similar in plumage but the males are larger. Young are duller and browner. Quite noisy and conspicuous.

  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=274
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?r=&c=274&p=309&s=1366293804
  • « Back to Catalog
  • White-eared Honeyeater

  • The White-eared Honeyeater has a strong bill. It is olive-green above with lighter green underparts. It has a grey cap, a black face and bib (under bill) with a distinctive, contrasting white ear-patch. The sexes are similar in plumage but the males are larger. Young are duller and browner. Quite noisy and conspicuous.

  • Formerly or also known as
  • Scientific name
  • Lichenostomus leucotis
  • Former scientific name
    RAOU number
  • 617
  • Size
  • 16.5-21.5cm
  • Period in district
  • Song group
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?r=&c=274&p=309&s=1366293804
  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=274
  • Description link
  • http://birdlife.org.au/bird-profile/white-eared-honeyeater