Dusky Grasswren

The Dusky Grasswren is a species of bird in the Maluridae family. It is endemic to Australia.

The Dusky Grasswren is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

Dusky Grasswren (Kalkadoon subspecies) Amytornis purnelli Hans and Judy Beste Australia ... Dusky Greenbul Phyllastrephus tenebrosus ... Madagascar ... Dusky Hummingbird Cynanthus sordidus Manuel Grosselet Mexico ... Dusky Indigobird Vidua purpurascens ... More

The Dusky Grasswren (Amytornis purnelli) is a species of bird in the Maluridae family. It is endemic to Australia. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Amytornis purnelli. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 25 July 2007. Stub icon This songbird-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.v • d • e Retrieved from "http://en.wikipedia. More

Dusky Grasswren (Amytornis purnelli) = French: Amytis de Purnell German: Zimtgrasschlüpfer Spanish: Maluro Sombrío Other common names: Dark/Buff-throated/Thin-billed/Western Grasswren, Rock Wren Taxonomy: Diaphorillas textilis purnelli Mathews, 1914, Mount Benstead, Alice Springs, south Northern Territory, central Australia. Probably forms a superspecies with A. ballarae; until recently treated as conspecific, but the two exhibit significant morphological differences, and separation at species level supported by protein evidence. More

Dusky Grasswren Amytornis purnelli = Described by: Mathews (1914) Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors Photographs Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia - 1973 More

of the Dusky Grasswren has been recorded on the approaches to the park. Frenchman's Gardens at Louie Creek (near Lawn Hill / Boodjamulla National Park) = Directions: * 0.0 From the Grid at the entrance to the park, drive towards Adels Grove * 4.2 4. More

Dusky grasswrens are one of the larger wrens that bounce over boulders with their tails cocked. When disturbed the dusky grasswren will dash away, running with their tails lowered, and hide. Woodlands and shrublands Areas that are accessible occur along park roads and are also called puti. Grevilleas, hakeas and desert oaks offer food and shelter for these species. Patilpa (Port Lincoln ringnecks) are often seen in desert oaks where they feed on seeds from cones. More

Dusky Grasswren Amytornis purnelli = Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia - 1973 More

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Dusky Grasswren, Amytornis purnelli Maluridae (FAIRYWRENS) Dusky Grasswren, Amytornis purnelli This photo was taken in: Australia The photo was taken by: Lorenzo Vinciguerra , Australia reports Birdwatching trip reports from Australia Birdwatching trip reports from around the world Identification Notes: Submit Identification notes for this photo here More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Maluridae
Genus : Amytornis
Species : purnelli
Authority : (Mathews, 1914)