|Brown Thornbill Acanthiza pusilla
February / April 2006
The Brown Thornbill is distributed in south-east Australia and Tasmania. In the interior it is replaced by the Inland Thornbill A. apicalis. It is found in the lower levels of forest, woodland and scrub.
|It has buff scallops on the forecrown, a reddish eye, large dark arrow-head streaks on the greyish throat and breast, a tawny rump and a blackish subterminal band on the tail.
Photo 5 taken in Tasmania is of the sub-species A. p. diemenensis.