PASSERIFORMES: Maluridae

Malurus leucopterus  

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)
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© Vik Dunis 2009
Mount Lyndhurst Station, SA (Aug, 2009)

During a breakfast stop in a creek bed just off the Strzelecki Track I went hunting around for birds and located a little family of White-winged Fairy-wrens.

This is the male.

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

Male White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren Nests

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

Male and female

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

Young or Female White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren

White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)

White-winged Fairy-wren