Chestnut-breasted Mannikin photographed at Currumbin Sanctuary
Image by ozwildlife - Some rights reserved.
The Chestnut-breasted Mannikin is a small finch with strong silvery bill
Barley bird, Bullfinch
grasslands, pastures, wastelands, roadsides
Mainly seeds, also insects
cup made of twigs, grass, lined with soft plat material, fur. 4-6 blue-white spotted eggs.
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
|Common Name:||Chestnut-breasted Mannikin|
Relatives in same Genus
Java Sparrow (L. oryzivora)
Nutmeg Munia (L. punctulata)