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  • Yellow-faced Honeyeater

  • Lichenostomus chrysops
  • The Yellow-faced Honeyeater is a medium to small, plainly coloured honeyeater with a slightly down-curved bill. It is dark grey-brown above, with some brown streaking on the head, and paler below with lighter streaks. It has a distinctive, broad yellow face-stripe, bordered with black. It can be seen in large flocks when migrating, and in smaller groups when feeding.

  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=282
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?c=282&p=105
  • « Back to Catalog
  • Yellow-faced Honeyeater

  • The Yellow-faced Honeyeater is a medium to small, plainly coloured honeyeater with a slightly down-curved bill. It is dark grey-brown above, with some brown streaking on the head, and paler below with lighter streaks. It has a distinctive, broad yellow face-stripe, bordered with black. It can be seen in large flocks when migrating, and in smaller groups when feeding.

  • Formerly or also known as
  • Scientific name
  • Lichenostomus chrysops
  • Former scientific name
    RAOU number
  • 614
  • Size
  • 15-17.5cm
  • Period in district
  • Song group
  • Song link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/sounds.php?c=282&p=105
  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=282
  • Description link
  • http://birdlife.org.au/bird-profile/yellow-faced-honeyeater