Ian Cleary: Australia Life List C&B 2008, All records Record(s) 1 to 409 of 409 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Southern Cassowary Casuarius casuarius 2 Emu Dromaius novaehollandiae 3 Australian Brush-turkey Alectura lathami 4 Orange-footed Scrubfowl Megapodius reinwardt 5 Brown Quail Coturnix ypsilophora 6 Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus 7 Magpie Goose Anseranas semipalmata 8 Plumed Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna eytoni 9 Wandering Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna arcuata 10 Cape Barren Goose Cereopsis novaehollandiae 11 Black Swan Cygnus atratus 12 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 13 Radjah Shelduck Tadorna radjah 14 Australian Shelduck Tadorna tadornoides 15 Australian Wood Duck Chenonetta jubata 16 Pink-eared Duck Malacorhynchus membranaceus 17 Cotton Pygmy-Goose Nettapus coromandelianus 18 Green Pygmy-Goose Nettapus pulchellus 19 Australasian Shoveler Anas rhynchotis 20 Grey Teal Anas gracilis 21 Chestnut Teal Anas castanea 22 Northern Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 23 Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa 24 Hardhead Aythya australis 25 Blue-billed Duck Oxyura australis 26 Australasian Grebe Tachybaptus novaehollandiae 27 Hoary-headed Grebe Poliocephalus poliocephalus 28 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 29 Rock Dove Columba livia 30 White-headed Pigeon Columba leucomela 31 Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis 32 Brown Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia amboinensis 33 Emerald Dove Chalcophaps indica 34 Common Bronzewing Phaps chalcoptera 35 Brush Bronzewing Phaps elegans 36 Crested Pigeon Ocyphaps lophotes 37 Partridge Pigeon Geophaps smithii 38 Squatter Pigeon Geophaps scripta 39 Diamond Dove Geopelia cuneata 40 Peaceful Dove Geopelia striata 41 Bar-shouldered Dove Geopelia humeralis 42 Wonga Pigeon Leucosarcia picata 43 Wompoo Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus magnificus 44 Superb Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus superbus 45 Rose-crowned Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus regina 46 Pied Imperial-Pigeon Ducula bicolor 47 Topknot Pigeon Lopholaimus antarcticus 48 Tawny Frogmouth Podargus strigoides 49 Large-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus macrurus 50 Australian Owlet-Nightjar Aegotheles cristatus 51 Australian Swiftlet Aerodramus terraereginae 52 White-throated Needletail Hirundapus caudacutus 53 Wedge-tailed Shearwater Ardenna pacifica 04/03/2017 Mooloolaba Pelagic 54 Flesh-footed Shearwater Ardenna carneipes 04/03/2017 The Mooloolaba Pelagic 55 Short-tailed Shearwater Ardenna tenuirostris 56 Streaked Shearwater Calonectris leucomelas 04/03/2017 The Mooloolaba Pelagic 57 Tahiti Petrel Pseudobulweria rostrata 04/03/2017 The Mooloolaba Pelagic 58 Little Penguin Eudyptula minor 59 Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel 60 Australasian Gannet Morus serrator 61 Red-footed Booby Sula sula 04/03/2017 The Mooloolaba Pelagic 62 Brown Booby Sula leucogaster 63 Australasian Darter Anhinga novaehollandiae 64 Little Pied Cormorant Microcarbo melanoleucos 65 Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 66 Little Black Cormorant Phalacrocorax sulcirostris 67 Pied Cormorant Phalacrocorax varius 68 Black-faced Cormorant Phalacrocorax fuscescens 69 Australian Pelican Pelecanus conspicillatus 70 Black-necked Stork Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus 71 Australian Little Bittern Ixobrychus dubius 72 White-necked Heron Ardea pacifica 73 Eastern Great Egret Ardea modesta 74 Intermediate Egret Ardea intermedia 75 Cattle Egret Ardea ibis 76 Striated Heron Butorides striata 77 Pied Heron Egretta picata 78 White-faced Heron Egretta novaehollandiae 79 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 80 Eastern Reef Egret Egretta sacra 81 Nankeen Night-Heron Nycticorax caledonicus 82 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 83 Australian White Ibis Threskiornis molucca 84 Straw-necked Ibis Threskiornis spinicollis 85 Royal Spoonbill Platalea regia 86 Yellow-billed Spoonbill Platalea flavipes 87 Eastern Osprey Pandion cristatus 88 Black-shouldered Kite Elanus axillaris 89 Square-tailed Kite Lophoictinia isura 90 Black-breasted Buzzard Hamirostra melanosternon 28/06/2017 Bowra 91 Pacific Baza Aviceda subcristata 92 White-bellied Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster 93 Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus 94 Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus 95 Black Kite Milvus migrans 96 Brown Goshawk Accipiter fasciatus 97 Collared Sparrowhawk Accipiter cirrocephalus 98 Grey Goshawk Accipiter novaehollandiae 99 Spotted Harrier Circus assimilis 100 Swamp Harrier Circus approximans 101 Wedge-tailed Eagle Aquila audax 102 Nankeen Kestrel Falco cenchroides 103 Brown Falcon Falco berigora 104 Australian Hobby Falco longipennis 105 Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus 106 Sarus Crane Grus antigone 107 Brolga Grus rubicunda 108 Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio 109 Buff-banded Rail Gallirallus philippensis 110 Australian Spotted Crake Porzana fluminea 28/06/2017 Bowra 111 Spotless Crake Porzana tabuensis 112 Pale-vented Bush-hen Amaurornis moluccana 113 Black-tailed Native-hen Tribonyx ventralis 114 Tasmanian Native-hen Tribonyx mortierii 115 Dusky Moorhen Gallinula tenebrosa 116 Eurasian Coot Fulica atra 117 Australian Bustard Ardeotis australis 118 Bush Stone-curlew Burhinus grallarius 119 Beach Stone-curlew Esacus magnirostris 120 South Island Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus finschi 09/07/2021 Dunwich Stradbroke Island With POC shorter and missing foot 121 Australian Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus longirostris 122 Sooty Oystercatcher Haematopus fuliginosus 123 Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus 124 Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva 125 Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus 21/06/2020 Noosa River Mouth 126 Red-capped Plover Charadrius ruficapillus 127 Double-banded Plover Charadrius bicinctus 21/06/2020 Noosa River Mouth 128 Lesser Sand Plover Charadrius mongolus 21/06/2020 Noosa river mouth 129 Oriental Plover Charadrius veredus 01/10/2021 Mackay mudflats 130 Black-fronted Dotterel Elseyornis melanops 131 Hooded Plover Thinornis rubricollis 132 Red-kneed Dotterel Erythrogonys cinctus 133 Banded Lapwing Vanellus tricolor 134 Masked Lapwing Vanellus miles 135 Comb-crested Jacana Irediparra gallinacea 136 Latham's Snipe Gallinago hardwickii 137 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 138 Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 139 Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis 140 Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus 12/03/2017 141 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 142 Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes 143 Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis 12/03/2017 144 Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres 145 Red-necked Stint Calidris ruficollis 146 Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata 147 Painted Button-quail Turnix varius 12/10/2021 Eumundi cons park 148 Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus 04/03/2017 Mooloolaba Pelagic 149 White Tern Gygis alba 04/03/2017 Mooloolaba Pelagic 150 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 04/03/2017 The Mooloolaba Pelagic 151 Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica 152 Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia 153 Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida 154 Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana 155 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 04/03/2017 The Mooloolaba Pelagic 156 Crested Tern Thalasseus bergii 157 Pacific Gull Larus pacificus 158 Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus 159 Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae 160 Palm Cockatoo Probosciger aterrimus 161 Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo Calyptorhynchus banksii 162 Glossy Black-Cockatoo Calyptorhynchus lathami 163 Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo Calyptorhynchus funereus 164 Gang-gang Cockatoo Callocephalon fimbriatum 165 Major Mitchell?s Cockatoo Lophocroa leadbeateri 166 Galah Eolophus roseicapillus 167 Long-billed Corella Cacatua tenuirostris 168 Western Corella Cacatua pastinator 169 Little Corella Cacatua sanguinea 170 Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Cacatua galerita 171 Cockatiel Nymphicus hollandicus 172 Rainbow Lorikeet Trichoglossus haematodus 173 Scaly-breasted Lorikeet Trichoglossus chlorolepidotus 174 Varied Lorikeet Psitteuteles versicolor 175 Musk Lorikeet Glossopsitta concinna 176 Little Lorikeet Glossopsitta pusilla 177 Purple-crowned Lorikeet Glossopsitta porphyrocephala 178 Eclectus Parrot Eclectus roratus 179 Australian King-Parrot Alisterus scapularis 180 Red-winged Parrot Aprosmictus erythropterus 181 Green Rosella Platycercus caledonicus 182 Crimson Rosella Platycercus elegans 183 Eastern Rosella Platycercus eximius 184 Pale-headed Rosella Platycercus adscitus 185 Northern Rosella Platycercus venustus 186 Australian Ringneck Barnardius zonarius 187 Blue Bonnet Northiella haematogaster 188 Swift Parrot Lathamus discolor 189 Red-rumped Parrot Psephotus haematonotus 28/06/2017 Bowra 190 Mulga Parrot Psephotus varius 191 Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatus 192 Bourke's Parrot Neopsephotus bourkii 28/06/2017 Bowra 193 Blue-winged Parrot Neophema chrysostoma 194 Elegant Parrot Neophema elegans 195 Orange-bellied Parrot Neophema chrysogaster 196 Ground Parrot Pezoporus wallicus 197 Pheasant Coucal Centropus phasianinus 198 Eastern Koel Eudynamys orientalis 199 Channel-billed Cuckoo Scythrops novaehollandiae 200 Horsfield's Bronze-Cuckoo Chalcites basalis 201 Shining Bronze-Cuckoo Chalcites lucidus 202 Little Bronze-Cuckoo Chalcites minutillus 203 Pallid Cuckoo Cacomantis pallidus 204 Fan-tailed Cuckoo Cacomantis flabelliformis 205 Powerful Owl Ninox strenua 206 Barking Owl Ninox connivens 207 Southern Boobook Ninox novaeseelandiae 208 Eastern Barn Owl Tyto javanica 209 Azure Kingfisher Ceyx azureus 210 Buff-breasted Paradise-Kingfisher Tanysiptera sylvia 211 Laughing Kookaburra Dacelo novaeguineae 212 Blue-winged Kookaburra Dacelo leachii 213 Forest Kingfisher Todiramphus macleayii 214 Sacred Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus 215 Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris 216 Rainbow Bee-eater Merops ornatus 217 Dollarbird Eurystomus orientalis 218 Noisy Pitta Pitta versicolor 219 Rainbow Pitta Pitta iris 220 Albert's Lyrebird Menura alberti 221 Superb Lyrebird Menura novaehollandiae 222 White-throated Treecreeper Cormobates leucophaea 223 Brown Treecreeper Climacteris picumnus 224 Spotted Catbird Ailuroedus melanotis 225 Green Catbird Ailuroedus crassirostris 226 Regent Bowerbird Sericulus chrysocephalus 227 Satin Bowerbird Ptilonorhynchus violaceus 228 Spotted Bowerbird Ptilonorhynchus maculatus 229 Great Bowerbird Ptilonorhynchus nuchalis 230 Superb Fairy-wren Malurus cyaneus 231 Splendid Fairy-wren Malurus splendens 28/06/2017 Bowra 232 Red-backed Fairy-wren Malurus melanocephalus 233 White-winged Fairy-wren Malurus leucopterus 234 Variegated Fairy-wren Malurus lamberti 235 Lovely Fairy-wren Malurus amabilis 236 Rufous Bristlebird Dasyornis broadbenti 237 Fernwren Oreoscopus gutturalis 238 Yellow-throated Scrubwren Sericornis citreogularis 239 White-browed Scrubwren Sericornis frontalis 240 Tasmanian Scrubwren Sericornis humilis 241 Large-billed Scrubwren Sericornis magnirostra 242 Tropical Scrubwren Sericornis beccarii 243 Scrubtit Acanthornis magna 244 Weebill Smicrornis brevirostris 245 Brown Gerygone Gerygone mouki 246 Mangrove Gerygone Gerygone levigaster 247 Green-backed Gerygone Gerygone chloronota 248 Fairy Gerygone Gerygone palpebrosa 249 White-throated Gerygone Gerygone albogularis 250 Striated Thornbill Acanthiza lineata 251 Yellow Thornbill Acanthiza nana 252 Yellow-rumped Thornbill Acanthiza chrysorrhoa 253 Buff-rumped Thornbill Acanthiza reguloides 254 Brown Thornbill Acanthiza pusilla 255 Southern Whiteface Aphelocephala leucopsis 28/06/2017 Bowra 256 Spotted Pardalote Pardalotus punctatus 257 Forty-spotted Pardalote Pardalotus quadragintus 258 Red-browed Pardalote Pardalotus rubricatus 259 Striated Pardalote Pardalotus striatus 260 Eastern Spinebill Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris 261 Lewin's Honeyeater Meliphaga lewinii 262 Yellow-spotted Honeyeater Meliphaga notata 263 Graceful Honeyeater Meliphaga gracilis 264 Bridled Honeyeater Lichenostomus frenatus 265 Eungella Honeyeater Lichenostomus hindwoodi 25/09/2021 Eungella NP 266 Yellow-faced Honeyeater Lichenostomus chrysops 267 Singing Honeyeater Lichenostomus virescens 268 Varied Honeyeater Lichenostomus versicolor 269 White-gaped Honeyeater Lichenostomus unicolor 270 Yellow Honeyeater Lichenostomus flavus 271 White-eared Honeyeater Lichenostomus leucotis 272 Yellow-throated Honeyeater Lichenostomus flavicollis 273 Yellow-tufted Honeyeater Lichenostomus melanops 274 Fuscous Honeyeater Lichenostomus fuscus 275 White-plumed Honeyeater Lichenostomus penicillatus 276 Bell Miner Manorina melanophrys 277 Noisy Miner Manorina melanocephala 278 Yellow-throated Miner Manorina flavigula 279 Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater Acanthagenys rufogularis 280 Little Wattlebird Anthochaera chrysoptera 281 Red Wattlebird Anthochaera carunculata 282 Yellow Wattlebird Anthochaera paradoxa 283 Bar-breasted Honeyeater Ramsayornis fasciatus 284 Rufous-banded Honeyeater Conopophila albogularis 285 Rufous-throated Honeyeater Conopophila rufogularis 286 Dusky Honeyeater Myzomela obscura 287 Red-headed Honeyeater Myzomela erythrocephala 288 Scarlet Honeyeater Myzomela sanguinolenta 289 Banded Honeyeater Cissomela pectoralis 290 Brown Honeyeater Lichmera indistincta 291 Crescent Honeyeater Phylidonyris pyrrhopterus 292 New Holland Honeyeater Phylidonyris novaehollandiae 293 White-cheeked Honeyeater Phylidonyris niger 294 White-streaked Honeyeater Trichodere cockerelli 295 Strong-billed Honeyeater Melithreptus validirostris 296 White-throated Honeyeater Melithreptus albogularis 297 White-naped Honeyeater Melithreptus lunatus 298 Blue-faced Honeyeater Entomyzon cyanotis 299 Helmeted Friarbird Philemon buceroides 300 Silver-crowned Friarbird Philemon argenticeps 301 Noisy Friarbird Philemon corniculatus 302 Little Friarbird Philemon citreogularis 303 Macleay's Honeyeater Xanthotis macleayanus 304 Tawny-breasted Honeyeater Xanthotis flaviventer 305 Striped Honeyeater Plectorhyncha lanceolata 306 Grey-crowned Babbler Pomatostomus temporalis 307 Hall's Babbler Pomatostomus halli 28/06/2017 Bowra 308 Australian Logrunner Orthonyx temminckii 309 Chowchilla Orthonyx spaldingii 310 Chestnut Quail-thrush Cinclosoma castanotum 28/06/2017 Bowra 311 Eastern Whipbird Psophodes olivaceus 312 Varied Sittella Daphoenositta chrysoptera 313 Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike Coracina novaehollandiae 314 White-bellied Cuckoo-shrike Coracina papuensis 315 Barred Cuckoo-shrike Coracina lineata 316 Cicadabird Coracina tenuirostris 317 White-winged Triller Lalage sueurii 318 Varied Triller Lalage leucomela 319 Crested Shrike-tit Falcunculus frontatus 320 Golden Whistler Pachycephala pectoralis 321 Rufous Whistler Pachycephala rufiventris 322 White-breasted Whistler Pachycephala lanioides 323 Little Shrike-thrush Colluricincla megarhyncha 324 Sandstone Shrike-thrush Colluricincla woodwardi 325 Grey Shrike-thrush Colluricincla harmonica 326 Crested Bellbird Oreoica gutturalis 28/06/2017 Bowra 327 Australasian Figbird Sphecotheres vieilloti 328 Yellow Oriole Oriolus flavocinctus 329 Olive-backed Oriole Oriolus sagittatus 330 White-breasted Woodswallow Artamus leucorhynchus 331 Masked Woodswallow Artamus personatus 332 White-browed Woodswallow Artamus superciliosus 333 Black-faced Woodswallow Artamus cinereus 334 Dusky Woodswallow Artamus cyanopterus 335 Black Butcherbird Cracticus quoyi 336 Grey Butcherbird Cracticus torquatus 337 Black-backed Butcherbird Cracticus mentalis 338 Pied Butcherbird Cracticus nigrogularis 339 Australian Magpie Cracticus tibicen 340 Pied Currawong Strepera graculina 341 Black Currawong Strepera fuliginosa 342 Grey Currawong Strepera versicolor 343 Spangled Drongo Dicrurus bracteatus 344 Rufous Fantail Rhipidura rufifrons 345 Grey Fantail Rhipidura albiscapa 346 Northern Fantail Rhipidura rufiventris 347 Willie Wagtail Rhipidura leucophrys 348 Australian Raven Corvus coronoides 349 Forest Raven Corvus tasmanicus 350 Little Raven Corvus mellori 351 Torresian Crow Corvus orru 352 Leaden Flycatcher Myiagra rubecula 353 Satin Flycatcher Myiagra cyanoleuca 354 Shining Flycatcher Myiagra alecto 355 Restless Flycatcher Myiagra inquieta 356 White-eared Monarch Carterornis leucotis 357 Black-faced Monarch Monarcha melanopsis 358 Spectacled Monarch Symposiarchus trivirgatus 359 Magpie-lark Grallina cyanoleuca 360 Frilled Monarch Arses telescopthalmus 361 Yellow-breasted Boatbill Machaerirhynchus flaviventer 362 White-winged Chough Corcorax melanorhamphos 363 Apostlebird Struthidea cinerea 364 Paradise Riflebird Ptiloris paradiseus 365 Magnificent Riflebird Ptiloris magnificus 366 Jacky Winter Microeca fascinans 367 Lemon-bellied Flycatcher Microeca flavigaster 368 Red-capped Robin Petroica goodenovii 369 Flame Robin Petroica phoenicea 370 Pink Robin Petroica rodinogaster 371 Hooded Robin Melanodryas cucullata 28/06/2017 Bowra 372 Dusky Robin Melanodryas vittata 373 Pale-yellow Robin Tregellasia capito 374 White-faced Robin Tregellasia leucops 375 Eastern Yellow Robin Eopsaltria australis 376 Mangrove Robin Peneonanthe pulverulenta 377 Grey-headed Robin Heteromyias cinereifrons 378 White-browed Robin Poecilodryas superciliosa 379 Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis 380 Golden-headed Cisticola Cisticola exilis 381 Australian Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus australis 382 Tawny Grassbird Megalurus timoriensis 383 Little Grassbird Megalurus gramineus 384 Yellow White-eye Zosterops luteus 385 Silvereye Zosterops lateralis 386 Welcome Swallow Hirundo neoxena 387 Fairy Martin Petrochelidon ariel 388 Tree Martin Petrochelidon nigricans 389 Red-whiskered Bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus 390 Bassian Thrush Zoothera lunulata 391 Russet-tailed Thrush Zoothera heinei 392 Common Blackbird Turdus merula 393 Metallic Starling Aplornis metallica 394 Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris 395 Common Myna Sturnus tristis 396 Mistletoebird Dicaeum hirundinaceum 397 Olive-backed Sunbird Nectarinia jugularis 398 Zebra Finch Taeniopygia guttata 399 Double-barred Finch Taeniopygia bichenovii 400 Crimson Finch Neochmia phaeton 401 Plum-headed Finch Neochmia modesta 28/06/2017 Jondaryn 402 Red-browed Finch Neochmia temporalis 403 Beautiful Firetail Stagonopleura bella 404 Nutmeg Mannikin Lonchura punctulata 405 Chestnut-breasted Mannikin Lonchura castaneothorax 406 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 407 Australasian Pipit Anthus novaeseelandiae 408 Eastern Yellow Wagtail Motacilla tschutschensis 409 European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis