PASSERIFORMES: Meliphagidae

Manorina melanophrys  

Bell Miner (Manorina melanophrys)
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© Geoff Walker 2011
Durikai Forest, QLD (May, 2011)

The branch on which the Bell Miner is perched was just above a pool of water where many honeyeaters were coming to drink and bathe.

I was waiting for one of the honeyeaters to land on the branch when suddenly this solitary Bell Miner landed on the perch and posed for me.

Bell Miner (Manorina melanophrys)

Bell Miner

Bell Miner (Manorina melanophrys)

Bell Miner

Bell Miner (Manorina melanophrys)

Bell Miner

Bell Miner (Manorina melanophrys)

Bell Miner