Petroicidae (Robins)


Small birds with a stocky build, large, rounded head, short, straight bill and rounded wingtips. Primarily insectivorous.


Eopsaltria australis (PETROICIDAE) Eastern Yellow Robin

Small bird to 16cm long, smokey grey back, bright yellow rump, underbody, white chin. Occupies a wide range of habitats: heaths, mallee, acacia…

Tregellasia capito (PETROICIDAE) Pale-yellow Robin

A small bird, grey-olive above, yellow below, white or orange sides to the forehead. Yellowish legs, short and rather broad bill. Less common…