Usually seen in small parties and flocks of up to 20.
Forages on ground in a wide variety of habitats, especially grassy woodlands and
shrublands. Generally common, largely sedentary but with some dispersive
movements in response to rain.
The Australian Bird Guide, Peter Menkhorst et al
|Classifications:||Bird, forest and grassland|
|Family:||Estrildidae (Waxbills, Munias & allies)|
|Information sources:||Photo taken at Tedlands by Marlis Schoeb|