Striated Grasswren

Picture of the Striated Grasswren has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution.
Original source: Tony Morris from St Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent UK
Author: Tony Morris from St Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent UK

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

Australian Fairy-Wrens: Maluridae - Striated Grasswren (amytornis Striatus): Species Accounts = Physical characteristics: Striated grasswrens average 5.7 to 6.9 inches (14.5 to 17.5 centimeters) in length. The male weighs between 0.56 and 0.78 ounces (16 and 22 grams). Both males and females are similar in appearance, with russet brown and paler shades of brown and tan on the upperparts and with buff-whitish undersides. More

#1 STRIATED GRASSWREN Amytornis striatus Striated Grasswren, of the nominate race A. s. striatus, inhabits the Murray River mallee country. We searched for it in Gluepot Reserve (above) where it lives among clumps of spinifex in the mallee understory. It was extremely secretive, as are all the grasswrens. I did not manage even one photo. Indeed, it took hours to find even one. Peter had 9 locations on his GPS for Gluepot. More

Striated Grasswren (Amytornis striatus) Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Passeriformes Family: Maluridae Genus: Amytornis Stejneger, 1885 Species see text Amytornis is a genus of birds in the Maluridae family. More

The Striated Grasswren (Amytornis striatus) is a species of bird in the Maluridae family. It is endemic to Australia. References - Search Wikimedia Commons Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Amytornis striatus * BirdLife International 2006. Amytornis striatus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 25 July 2007. Stub icon This songbird-related article is a stub. More

STRIATED GRASSWREN Amytornis striatus rowleyi - Post new topic Reply to topic Page 1 of 1 Print view Previous topic | Next topic STRIATED GRASSWREN Amytornis striatus rowleyi Author Message dportelliUser avatar Joined: Fri Sep 11, 2009 12:36 pm Posts: 68 Post STRIATED GRASSWREN Amytornis striatus rowleyiTaken at Opalton in More

Striated Grasswren and one of SA's endemic species. We finish the day looking for Inland Thornbill at the edge of the crater-shaped amphitheater of mountains named Wilpena Pound. Overnight Wilpena Pound Resort (Lyndhurst More

Immature Striated Grasswrens have only faint facial markings and a lighter plumage than adults (Hutton 1991), so it is possible that an immature Striated Grasswren was mistaken for an adult A. t. textilis. More

Habitat used by Striated Grasswrens at Danggali Conservation Park Mallee Birds in Trouble The Mallee has been recognised as the most threatened environment for birds in Australia. More than 20 mallee birds are considered threatened, either at a national scale or locally. The main issues facing mallee birds today are fire, degradation of the remaining habitat, and isolation of subpopulations. More

The Striated Grasswren is similar in appearance to fairy-wrens, though significantly larger in size (14.5 - 18.5 centimetres). The upperparts are a soft reddish-brown, with white streaks while the underparts are buff with heavy white streaking on the breast. The eyebrow is rufous-brown and a heavy black whisker-streak is present. The throat is white, the bill blackish and legs bluish-grey. The tail is long and held cocked and is blackish-brown in colour. More

Striated Grasswren - Western: Distribution and vegetation associations in the Western = Scientific name: Amytornis striatus Conservation status in NSW: Vulnerable Distribution of the species within this region The Striated Grasswren is known or predicted to occur in the following sub-regions of the Western Catchment Management Region: CMA sub-region Known or predicted to occur Geographic restrictions within region Barnato Downs (Part A) More

Striated Grasswren - Amytornis striatus Photograph Copyright More

species overview :: Striated Grasswren (Amytornis striatus) = Nr. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Maluridae
Genus : Amytornis
Species : striatus
Authority : (Gould, 1840)