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Bird Scarlet Honeyeater (Myzomela sanguinolenta)

J.K.M

John McDouall Stuart
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Common Name: Scarlet Honeyeater

Scientific name:
Myzomela sanguinolenta

Family:
Meliphagidae

Order:
Passeriformes

Other Names:
N/A

Distribution:
Eastern Australia.

Habitat:
Coastal, wetlands, swamp margins, wet grasslands, rivers, farmland.

Field Notes:
Males; Scarlet red and black with white under parts. Female and Immature; dull brown, dull white under parts, reddish patch on the chin.


Photos taken in Melbourne, Victoria - July 2010.

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