Graeme Chapman - natural history photographer - ornithologist

Australian Birds

White-browed Treecreeper
Climacteris affinis
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Click to listen to sound sample White-browed Treecreepers are birds of the inland - in particular they prefer she-oak woodlands (Casuarina) but they are also widespread in mulga scrub and very occasionally in native pine (Callitris). Their closest relative is the Red-browed Treecreeper, a seemingly unlikely alliance because their life histories are quite different. Rather than communal, White-browed Treecreepers are rather solitary individuals. They occur in pairs in quite large territories and usually forage alone, but always within hearing of one another.


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561201 ... White-browed Treecreeper male.

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Photo: 561204

561204 ... White-browed Treecreeper, female showing red eyebrow.


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