Spiny Cheeked Honeyeater

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Spiny Cheeked Honeyeater

heres a photo of a Spiny Cheeked Honeyeater - Acanthagenys rufogularis, this particular species is hard to get near as they are only found in thick Mallee scrub, but they have a beautiful little song that they sing. This bird was photographed today near Wilkawatt, S.A.

Thanks Matthew

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Good one, Matt.

Spiny-cheeked Honeyeaters also inhabit open woodland as well as mallee. They certainly prefer the dryer country.

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Nice capture.....I have not seen one of these before...


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