WHITE-FRONTED CHAT FACTS
The White-fronted Chat is a small white faced bird from southern Australia. The male has a white face and broad black band across the breast and round the back of the head. The back is grey, and the wings and tail are brown, and abdomen is white. The underside is white below the black band. The female has similar markings bot is browner with less bold breast band.
marshes, swampland, wet farmland, edges of lake
The nest is a cup made of grass in long grass or low bush The female lays three or four white spotted eggs.
found in New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, southern parts of South Australia. South west quarter of Western Australia
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:||White-fronted Chat|