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Australian Soundscapes

Australian Soundscapes

David Lumsdaine

Discover the strange bird sounds of this unique continent, with some astonishing soloists, including Rufous Whistler, Pied and Black Butcherbirds, White-backed Magpie and the cheerful Kookaburra. 8 atmospheric concerts. 67 min.

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Common NameScientific Name
Orange-footed ScrubfowlMegapodius reinwardt
Laughing Turtle-DoveStreptopelia senegalensis
Peaceful DoveGeopelia placida
Bar-shouldered DoveGeopelia humeralis
Wonga PigeonLeucosarcia melanoleuca
Wompoo Fruit-DovePtilinopus magnificus
Rose-crowned Fruit-DovePtilinopus regina
Scaly-breasted LorikeetTrichoglossus chlorolepidotus
GalahEolophus roseicapillus
Australian King ParrotAlisterus scapularis
Horsfield's Bronze-CuckooChalcites basalis
Little Bronze-CuckooChalcites minutillus
MoreporkNinox novaeseelandiae
White-tailed NightjarCaprimulgus cayennensis
Laughing KookaburraDacelo novaeguineae
White-bellied CuckooshrikeCoracina papuensis
Spalding's LogrunnerOrthonyx spaldingii
Eastern WhipbirdPsophodes olivaceus
Lovely FairywrenMalurus amabilis
Spectacled MonarchMonarcha trivirgatus
Shining Myiagra-FlycatcherMyiagra alecto
Willie WagtailRhipidura leucophrys
Northern FantailRhipidura rufiventris
Pale-yellow RobinTregellasia capito
Eastern Yellow RobinEopsaltria australis
Grey WhistlerPachycephala simplex
Rufous WhistlerPachycephala rufiventris
Little Shrike-ThrushColluricincla megarhyncha
Grey Shrike-ThrushColluricincla harmonica
Brown TreecreeperClimacteris picumnus
White-throated TreecreeperCormobates leucophaeus
MistletoebirdDicaeum hirundinaceum
Brown HoneyeaterLichmera indistincta
Dusky MyzomelaMyzomela obscura
Graceful HoneyeaterMeliphaga gracilis
Yellow-spotted HoneyeaterMeliphaga notata
Common NameScientific Name
Macleay's HoneyeaterXanthotis macleayana
White-throated HoneyeaterMelithreptus albogularis
Little FriarbirdPhilemon citreogularis
Red WattlebirdAnthochaera carunculata
White-winged ChoughCorcorax melanorhamphos
Grey ButcherbirdCracticus torquatus
Black ButcherbirdCracticus quoyi
Australasian MagpieGymnorhina tibicen
Spotted CatbirdAiluroedus melanotis
Satin BowerbirdPtilonorhynchus violaceus
Australian Yellow OrioleOriolus flavocinctus

Disclaimer The species list above is in systematic order, the taxonomy and nomenclature of which generally follows the Wells World Birds list on Birder's Diary v3.0 (courtesy of Thayer Software:, with adaptations by WildSounds.
The Wells World Birds list is based on a classification created by Mic Wells.
Please note that the above list may not be in the same order or be a full and accurate representation of the species on the title concerned. We take due care to ensure the accuracy of the list, but should you find any errors, please notify us.

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