Noisy Friar Bird at birdbath in suburban garden, Brisbane. These guys have totally bald heads.
Image by ozwildlife - Some rights reserved.
NOISY FRIARBIRD FACTS
The Noisy Friarbird is dark brown to grey above, and off-white underside, with bald black head. Bill has prominent bump at the base.
dry forests, eucalypt woodlands, coastal scrub, heathlands
fruit, insects and other invertebrates
Large, deep cup-shaped nest from bark and grass, bound with spider webs, suspended in tree-fork. Lays 2-4 eggs.
north-eastern Queensland to north-eastern Victoria
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:||Noisy Friarbird|
Relatives in same Genus
Helmeted Friarbird (P. buceroides)
Little Friarbird (P. citreogularis)