WHITE-WINGED CHOUGH FACTS
The White-winged Chough is a mudnest builder from eastern Australia. The bird is black with white patch near the tip of each wing. The wing patches are visible when bird is in flight but not seen when wings are at rest. The eye is red and dark bill is curved. Juvenile birds have dark eyes.
dry eucalypt forest, woodland, scrubland
feeds on ground on insects, other invertebrates, seeds, plant
The nest is a bowl shape made of mud and built on a horizontal tree branch
found in southern Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, south east South 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-winged Chough|