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Rufous-banded Honeyeater

(Conopophila albogularis)
Alternate name(s): "White-throated Honeyeater", "Rufous-breasted Honeyeater"
Size: 12-13 cm
Description     Classification     Distribution     Sightings     Photos     Breeding     Nest     Eggs     Behaviour     Food     Call/s

Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Rufous-banded Honeyeater at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat, finding this species

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Sightings

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Photos

ADULT

Frontal view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

Frontal view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater, checking the underside of the foliage for psyllids or lerps
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

Near-frontal view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

Lateral view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

Lateral view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater (photo courtesy of B. Hensen)
[Casuarina Coastal Reserve, Darwin, NT, March 2013]

Lateral view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

Lateral view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater, checking the underside of the foliage for psyllids or lerps
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

Ventral view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater hanging upside down, looking for psyllids or lerps
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

Ventral view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater hanging upside down, looking for psyllids or lerps
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

Food, Diet

Lateral view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater taking a lerp
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

Ventral view of a Rufous-banded Honeyeater hanging upside down, taking a psyllid or lerp
[Pine Creek, NT, August 2014]

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