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Bird Scarlet Robin (Petroica multicolor)


John McDouall Stuart
Aug 5, 2011
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Scientific name: Petroica multicolor

Common Name: Scarlet Robin

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Petroicidae

Other Names: N/A

Distribution: South-eastern and South-western Australia including Tasmania.

Habitat: Open forests and Woodlands, Farmland, Urban Parks and Gardens.

Field Notes: Male; black head, neck and upper parts, white patch above the bill, scarlet red breast, white underparts, wing and outer tail barred white. Female; brown above, white patch above bill, orange/red breast, brown wing, white under parts.

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