BENARKIN STATE FOREST BIRDLIST

 
COMMON NAME SCIENTIFIC NAME
 
Australian Brush-turkey Alectura lathami
Australian Wood Duck Chenonetta jubata
Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa
Spotted Dove Streptopeliachinensis
Brown Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia ambionensis
Emerald Dove Chalcophapsindica
Common Bronzewing Phaps chalcoptera
Crested Pigeon Ocyphaps lophotes
Bar-shouldered Dove Geophaps humeralis
Wonga Pigeon Leucosarcia pictata
Tawny Frogmouth Podargus strigoides
White-throated Nightjar Eurostopodus mystacalis
Australian Owlet-nightjar Aegotheles cristatus
Little Pied Cormorant Microcarbo melanoleucos
White-necked Heron Ardea pacifica
White-faced Heron Egretta novaehollandiae
Square-tailed Kite Lophoictinia isura
White-bellied Sea-Eagle Haliaaaaaaaaeetus leucogaster
Grey Goshawk Accipiter novaehollandiae
Wedge-tailed Eagle Aquila audax
Nankeen Kestrel Falco cenchroides
Brown Falcon Falco berigora
Black-tailed Native-hen Tribonyx ventralis
Dusky Moorhen Gallinula tenebrosa
Bush Stone-curlew Burhinus grallarius
Black-fronted Dottrell Elseyornis melanops
Masked Lapwing1 Vanellus miles
Black-breasted Button-quail Turnix melanogaster
Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo Calyptorhynchus banksii
Glossy Black-Cockatoo Calyptorhynchus lathami
Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo Calyptorhynchus funereus
Galah Eolophus roseicapillus
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Cacatua galerita
Rainbow Lorikeet2 Thrichoglossus haematodus
Scaly-breasted Lorikeet Thrichoglossus chlorolepidotus
Little Lorikeet Glossopsitta pusilla
Double-eyed Fig-Parrot3 Cyclopsitta diophthalma
Australian King-Parrot Alisterus scapularis
Pale-headed Rosella Platycercus adscitus
Pheasant Coucal Centropus phasianinus
Channel-billed Cuckoo Scythrops novaehollandiae
Horsfield's Bronze-Cuckoo Chalites basalis
Shining Bronze-Cuckoo Chalcites lucidus
Little Bronze-Cuckoo Chalcites minutillus
Fan-tailed Cuckoo Cacomantis flabelliformis
Barking Owl Ninox connivens
Southern Boobook Ninox novaeseelandiae
Sooty Owl Tyto tenebricosa
Masked Owl Tyto novaehollandiae
Azure Kingfisher Ceyx azureus
Laughing Kookaburra Dacelo novaeguineae
Sacred Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus
Rainbow Bee-eater Merops ornatus
Dollarbird Eurystomus orientalis
Noisy Pitta Pitta versicolor
White-throated Treecreeper4 Cormobates leucophaea
Green Catbird Ailurocedus crasssirostris
Regent Bowerbird Sericulus chrysocephalus
Satin Bowerbird Ptilonorhynchus vio;aceus
Superb Fairy-wren Malurus cyaneus
Variegated Fairy-wren Malurus melanocephalus
Yellow-throated Scrubwren Sericornis citreogularis
White-browed Scrubwren Sericornis frontalis
Large-billed Scrubwren Sericornis magnirostra
Speckled Warbler Chthonicola sagittata
Brown Gerygone Gerygone mouki
White-throated Gerygone Gerygone albogularis
Striated Thornbill Acanthiza lineata
Buff-rumped Thornbill Acanthiza reguoides
Brown Thornbill Acanthiza pusilla
Spotted Pardalote Pardalotus punctatus
Striated Pardalote Pardalotus striatus
Eastern Spinebill Acanthrorhynchus tenuirostris
Lewin's Honeyeater Meliphaga lewinii
Yellow-faced Honeyeater  Lichenostomus chrysops
Bell Miner Manorina melanophrys
Noisy Miner Manorina melanocephala
Scarlet Honeyeater Myzomela sanguinolenta
Brown Honeyeater Lichmera indistincta
White-throated Honeyeater Melithrreptus albogularis
White-naped Honeyeater Melithreptus lunatus
Blue-faced Honeyeater Entomyzon cyanotis
Nosiy Friarbird Philemon corniculatus
Little Friarbird Philemon citreogularis
Grey-crowned Babbler Pomatostomus temporalis
Eastern Whipbird Pseophodes olivaceus
Varied Sittella Daphoenositta chrysoptera
Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike Coracina novaehollandiae
White-bellied Cuckoo-shrike Coracina papuensis
Varied Triller Lalage leucomela
Crested Shrike-tit Falcunculus frontatus
Golden Whistler Pachycephala pectoralis
Rufous Whistler Pachycephala rufiventris
Little Shrike-thrush Colliriccincla megarhyncha
Grey Shrike-thrush Colliriccincla harmonica
Australasian Figbird Speecotheres vieilloti
Olive-backed Oriole Oriolus sagittatus
Dusky Woodswallow Artamus cyanopterus
Grey Butcherbird Cracticus torquatus
Pied Butcherbird Cracticus nigrogularis
Australian Magpie Cracticus tibicen
Pied Currawong Strepera graculina
Spangled Drongo Dicrurus bracteatus
Rufous Fantail Rhipidura rufifrons
Grey Fantail Rhipidura leucophrys   
Willie Wagtail Rhipidura leucophrys
Australian Raven Corvus coronoides
Torresian Crow Corvus orru
White-eared Monarch Carterornis leucotis
Black-faced Monarch Monarcha melanopsis
Spectacled Monarch Symposiarchus trivirgatus
Magpie-lark Grallina cyanoleuca
Paradise Riflebird Ptiloris paradiseus
Jacky Winter Microeca fascinans
Rose Robin Petroica rosea
Easter Yellow Robin Eopsaltria australia
Golden-headed Cisticola Cisticola exilis
Silvereye Zosterops lateralis
Mistletoebird Diceaeum hirundinaceum
Double-barred Finch Taeniopygia bichenovii
Red-browed Finch Neochmia temporalis
   
121 species  
 
1. southern race V.m. novaehollandiae
2 T.h. moluccanus
3. Coxen's Fig-Parrot C.d. coxeni
4  southern race C.l. metastasis