Birds of Australia
Common Name: Magpie Lark
Scientific Name: Grallina cyanoleuca
The male Magpie Lark has a black chin, white brows and a white line under the eye. This species is also known as Mudlark, Pee Wee and builds a mud nest hence the name MudLark and they utter a pee-wee sound. Central Coast Wetlands, Tuggerah, NSW. June 2014.
The female Magpie Lark has a white chin and forehead, Long Jetty, NSW. July 2014.
Male Magpie Lark, Central Coast Wetlands, Tuggerah, NSW. June 2014.
Female Magpie Lark, The Entrance Aug 2013.
Male Magpie Lark playing with his food, Central Coast Wetlands, Tuggerah, NSW. Jan 2015.
Juvenile Magpie Lark - Note black eye. Hopetoun, Vic Oct 2014
A curious Male Magpie Lark, Old Pioneer Dairy Nov 2014