Little Wattlebird

Anthochaera chrysoptera (Latham, 1801)

Body dark brown-grey with white streaks. Wings have red-brown (chestnut) patches visible in flight

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What habitats does Anthochaera chrysoptera live in?

Heaths, coastal woodlands and urban areas

What is the distribution of Anthochaera chrysoptera?

South-eastern and south-western mainland Australia and Tasmania

How big does Anthochaera chrysoptera grow?

Body up to 33 cm long

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