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Noisy Miner

Manorina melanocephala

Description:

The Noisy Miner (Manorina melanocephala) is a bird in the honeyeater family Meliphagidae and is endemic to eastern and south-eastern Australia. This miner is a grey bird, with a black head, orange-yellow beak and feet, a distinctive yellow patch behind the eye and white tips on the tail feathers.



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11 Comments

DarrenC
DarrenC 5 years ago

Thanks agustina1

DarrenC
DarrenC 5 years ago

Thank you Reza and Lauren

Awesome !

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 5 years ago

Very beautiful picture!

DarrenC
DarrenC 5 years ago

Thank you

RobThacker
RobThacker 5 years ago

Great shot Darran

DarrenC
DarrenC 5 years ago

Thanks guys

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 5 years ago

LOL Your right, Mark. What's going on?!!! Miners! This is a truly beautiful photo, Darren. Well done on a great capture of these rascally little imps :-)

I was half way through a proper suggestion for the same!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Oh no.. Neil won't like this. I can hear the racket from here. Fabulous shot. (Noisy miner - Manorina melanocephala )

DarrenC
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DarrenC

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.91, Long: 145.33

Spotted on Jan 16, 2014
Submitted on Apr 24, 2014

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