Birds of Western Australia

This page contains galleries of birds photographed mainly in Perth. For more information about each specie follow the links (and you might want to use the translation button). All images: © Miguel Monteiro.

Last update: 7, November, 2014

# of species: 56

 

Plumed Whistling-Duck (Dendrocygna eytoni). Info: 1

 

Black Swan (Cygnus atratus). Info: 1 2 3 4

 

Australian Shelduck (Tadorna tadornoides). Info: 1 2

 

Hardhead or White-eyed Duck (Aythya australis). Info: 1

white-eyed-duck

Musk Duck (Biziura lobata). Info: 1

Australian Wood Duck (Chenonetta jubata). Info: 1

 

Freckled Duck (Stictonetta naevosa). 1

 

Blue-billed Duck (Oxyura australis). Info: 1

 

Pacific black duck (Anas superciliosa). Info: 1

 

 

Grey Teal (Anas gracilis). Info: 1

 

Australasian Shoveler (Anas rhynchotis). Info: 1

 

 

Pink-eared Duck (Malacorhynchus membranaceus). Info: 1

 

Great Crested Grebe (Podiceps cristatus). Info: 1

 

Hoary-headed Grebe (Poliocephalus poliocephalus). Info: 1 2

 

Little Grebe (Tachybaptus novaehollandiae). Info: 1

 

Australasian Darter (Anhinga novaehollandiae). Info: 1

 

Little Black Cormorant  (Phalacrocorax sulcirostris). Info: 1 2

 

Little Pied Cormorant (Microcarbo melanoleucos). Info: 1

 

Australian Pelican (Pelecanus conspicillatus). Info: 1 2 3

 

White-faced Heron (Egretta novaehollandiae). Info: 1

Eastern Great Egret (Ardea alba). Info: 1

Night Heron (Nycticorax caledonicus). Info: 1

 

Australian White Ibis (Threskiornis molucca). Info: 1

 

Straw-necked Ibis (Threskiornis spinicollis). Info: 1

 

Yellow-billed Spoonbill (Platalea flavipes). Info: 1

 

Royal Spoonbill (Platalea regia). Info: 1

Eastern Osprey (Pandion haliaetus). Info: 1

Buff-banded Rail (Gallirallus philippensis). Info: 1

 

Purple Swamphen (Porphyrio porphyrio). Info 1 2 3 4

 

Dusky Moorhen (Gallinula tenebrosa). Info: 1

Eurasian Coot (Fulica atra). Info: 1

Australian Pied Oystercatcher (Haematopus longirostris). Info: 1

 

Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus). Info: 1 2 3

 

 

Black-fronted Dotterel (Elseyornis melanops)

 

Pacific Gull (Larus pacificus)

 

 

Crested Tern (Thalasseus bergii)

 

Laughing Dove (Streptopelia senegalensis). Info: 1

Spotted Dove (Streptopelia chinensis). Info 1

Carnaby’s Black-Cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus latirostris). Info: 1

Galah (Eolophus roseicapillus)

 

Long-billed Corella (Cacatua tenuirostris). Info: 1

Little Corella  (Cacatua sanguinea)

 

Rainbow Lorikeet (Trichoglossus haematodus)

 

 

Australian Ringneck (Barnardius zonarius)

 

Southern Boobook (Ninox novaeseelandiae). Info: 1

Laughing Kookaburra (Daceelo novaeguineae)

 

 

Splendid Fairy-wren (Malurus splendens)

 

 

Striated Pardalote (Pardalotus striatus). Info: 1

Singing Honeyeater (Lichenostomus virescens)

 

 

New Holland Honeyeater (Phylidonyris novaehollandiae)

 

 

Magpie-lark (Grallina cyanoleuca)

 

 

Grey Fantail (Rhipidura fuliginosa)

 

 

Willie Wagtail (Rhipidura leucophrys)

 

 

Grey Butcherbird (Cracticus torquatus)

 

 

Welcome Swallow (Hirundo neoxena)

 

 

Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis)