Occurs in a variety of wooded
habitats near water, both inland and coastal as well as near human habitation.
Usually found in small flocks of up to 20 birds, but congregates in larger
flocks when roosting. Characteristically perches side by side in closely packed
lines when resting.
The Australian Bird Guide, Peter Menkhorst et al
|Classifications:||Bird, forest and grassland|
|Family:||Artamidae (Woodswallows, Butcherbirds & allies)|
|Information sources:||Photo taken at Belmunda by Marlis Schoeb|