Maluridae (Wrens)


A family of small, insectivouous birds endemic to Australia and New Guinea commonly known as wrens. The family includes 14 species of fairy-wren, 3 emu-wrens, and 10 grasswrens.


Malurus lamberti (MALURIDAE) Variegated Fairy-wren

Small bird in forest, woodland and shrub land habitats throughout most of Australia. Male is brightly colored, black head with bright blue sides and…