Black Hill Vertebrate Species List

Amphibia - Aves - Mammalia - Reptilia


Yellow-rumped Thornbill

Acanthiza chrysorrhoa

Yellow-rumped Thornbill Yellow-rumped Thornbill,
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa.
Thanks to Duncan Mccaskill and Wikimedia
Used under creative commons license

Striated Thornbill

Acanthiza lineata

Striated Thornbill Striated Thornbill,
Acanthiza lineata.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

Brown Thornbill

Acanthiza pusilla

Brown Thornbill Brown Thornbill,
Acanthiza pusilla.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

Buff-rumped Thornbill

Acanthiza reguloides reguloides

Buff-rumped Thornbill Buff-rumped Thornbill,
Acanthiza reguloides reguloides.
Thanks to David Cook
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Eastern spinebill

Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris tenuirostris

Eastern spinebill Eastern spinebill,
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris tenuirostris.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

Brown Goshawk

Accipiter fasciatus fasciatus

Brown Goshawk Brown Goshawk,
Accipiter fasciatus fasciatus.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

Red Wattlebird

Anthochaera carunculata carunculata

Red Wattle Bird
Red Wattlebird
Thanks to Chezhiyan and Wikimedia.

# Little Wattlebird

Anthochaera (Anellobia) chrysoptera


 
Little Wattle Bird
Little Wattlebird
Black Hill Conservation Park
16 February 2014.

Richard's Pipit

Anthus novaeseelandiae

 
Richard's Pipit Australasian Pipit,
Anthus novaeseelandia.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

Pacific Black Duck

Anas superciliosa

Pacific Black Duck, Anas superciliosa, Mark Barritt Pacific Black Duck, Anas superciliosa.
Mark Barritt
Black Hill Conservation Park.

Wedge-tailed Eagle

Aquila audax audax

 
Wedge-tailed Eagle Wedge-tailed Eagle,
Aquila audax audax.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

White-faced Heron

Ardea novaehollandiae

White faced heron, Ardea novaehollandiae , Mark Barritt White faced heron,
Ardea novaehollandiae .
Mark Barritt. Black Hill Conservation Park

Pacific (White-necked) Heron

Ardea pacifica

 
Pacific (White-necked) Heron Pacific (White-necked) Heron,
Ardea pacifica.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

Dusky Woodswallow

Artamus cyanopterus

Dusky Woodswallow Dusky Woodswallow,
Artamus cyanopterus.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

Cacatua galerita galerita

Sulphur-crested cockatoo, Tetragona trail, Black Hill Conservation Park, 31 December 2012 Sulphur-crested cockatoo,
Cacatua galerita galerita.
Tetragona Trail. Black Hill Conservation Park
31 December 2012

Long-billed Corella

Cacatua tenuirostris

Long-billed Corella, Tetragona trail, Black Hill Conservation Park, 14 April 2013 Long-billed Corella,
Cacatua tenuiostris.
Tetragona Trail. Black Hill Conservation Park
14 April 2013

Fan-tailed Cuckoo

Cacomantis flabelliformis flabeliformis

Fan-tailed Cuckoo Fan-tailed Cuckoo,
Cacomantis flabelliformis.
Thanks to David Cook
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Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo
(Funeral Cockatoo)

Calyptorhynchus funereus

Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo, Summit Track, Black Hill Conservation Park, 31 December 2012 Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo,
Summit track. Black Hill Conservation Park
31 December 2012

* European Goldfinch

Carduelis carduelis

European Goldfinch, thanks to David Cook European Goldfinch.
Thanks to David Cook Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

* European Greenfinch

Chloris chloris

European Greenfinch, thanks to Sergey Yeliseev European Greenfinch.
Thanks to Sergey Yeliseev Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0..

Horsfield's Bronze Cuckoo

Chrysococcyx basalis

Horsfield's Bronze Cuckoo, thanks to Danny McCreadie Horsfield's Bronze Cuckoo.
Thanks to Danny McCreadie, taken in Morialta, August 2017 Resized and used with permission, copyright Danny McCreadie.

Black-eared Cuckoo

Chrysococcyx osculans

Black-eared Cuckoo, thanks to David Cook Black-eared Cuckoo.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License 2.0.

Grey Shrikethrush

Colluricincla harmonica

Grey Shrikethrush Grey Shrikethrush,
Colluricincla harmonica.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0

* Feral pigeon (Rock Dove)

Columba livia

Rock Dove
Rock Dove.
Morialta Conservation Park
26 January 2013

Black-faced Cuckooshrike

Coracina novaehollandiae novaehollandiae

Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike
Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike,
Black Hill Conservation Park
25 January 2013.

White-winged Chough

Corcorax melanorhamphos

White-winged Chough
White-winged Chough,
Corcorax melanorhamphos.
Thanks to Danny McCreadie
Cropped, resized and used with permission.

White-throated Treecreeper

Cormobates leucophaea leucophaea

White-throated treecreeper, photograph taken by Dan Monceaux, Photographer / Illustrator / Designer White-throated treecreeper.
Dan Monceaux / DANiMATiONS

Australian Raven

Corvus coronoides coronoides

 

Little Raven

Corvus mellori

Little Raven
Little Raven, Corvus mellori
2 June 2013
Black Hill Conservation Park

Grey butcherbird

Cracticus torquatus torquatus

 

Pallid Cuckoo

Cuculus pallidus (Cacomantis pallidus)

Cacomantis-pallidus Pallid Cuckoo,
Cacomantis-pallidus.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0

Laughing Kookaburra

Dacelo novaeguineae novaeguineae

Kookaburra, Morialta Conservation Park Kookaburra.
15 November 2007

Varied Sittella

Daphoenositta chrysoptera

Varied sittella Varied sittella,
Daphoenositta chrysoptera.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0

Mistletoe Bird

Dicaeum hirundinaceum hirundinaceum

Mistletoe Bird Mistletoe Bird,
Dicaeum hirundinaceum hirundinaceum.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0

Black-shouldered Kite

Elanus axillaris

Black-shouldered Kite
Black-shouldered Kite,
Elanus axillaris.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0.

Galah

Eolophus roseicapilla

Galah, Morialta Conservation Park Galah. Wadmore Park
3 August 2014

Brown Hawk (Brown Falcon)

Falco berigora

Brown Hawk (Brown Falcon)
Brown Hawk (Brown Falcon),
Falco berigora.
Thanks to Ian Sutton
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0

Nankeen (Australian) Kestrel

Falco cenchroides cenchroides

Brown Hawk (Brown Falcon)
Nankeen (Australian) Kestrel,
Falco cenchroides cenchroides.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0.

Little Falcon (Australian Hobby)

Falco longipennis

 

(Crested) Shriketit

Falcunculus frontatus frontatus

 

Peaceful Dove

#Geopelia striata placida

Peaceful Dove, Geopelia striata placida, Mark Barritt Peaceful Dove, Geopelia striata placida.
Sidney Millington.
4th December 2016.
Addison Ave adj. Black Hill C.P.

Musk Lorikeet

Glossopsitta concinna

 

Purple-crowned Lorikeet

Glossopsitta porphyrocephala

 

Magpie Lark

Grallina cyanoleuca

 

Australian Magpie

Gymnorhina tibicen

Australian Magpie, Gymnorhina tibicen, Mark Barritt Australian Magpie, Gymnorhina tibicen.
Mark Barritt
Black Hill Conservation Park

Black-backed Magpie
Gymnorhina tibicen tibicen
 

Welcome Swallow

Hirundo neoxena

 

Chestnut-rumped Heathwren

Hylacola pyrrhopygia

Chestnut-rumped Heathwren Chestnut-rumped Heathwren,
Hylacola pyrrhopygia.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0

White-winged Triller

Lalage sueurii

 

Yellow-faced Honeyeater

Lichenostomus chrysops

Yellow-faced Honeyeater, Lichenostomus chrysops, Mark Barritt Yellow-faced Honeyeater, Lichenostomus chrysops.
Black Hill Conservation Park 9 June 2014

Supurb Blue Fairy-Wren

Malurus cyaneus


Blue wren
Superb blue wren.
Malurus cyaneus

Noisy Miner

Manorina melanocephala

Noisy Miner Noisy Miner
3 August 2014, near Wadmore Park, Athelstone


Yellow-plumed Honeyeater
Meliphaga ornata
 

White-plumed Honeyeater
Meliphaga pencillata
 

Brown-headed Honeyeater

Melithreptus brevirostris

Brown-headed Honeyeater Brown-headed Honeyeater,
Melithreptus brevirostris.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0

White-naped Honeyeater
Melithreptus lunatus lunatus

White-naped Honeyeater White-naped Honeyeater
18 April 2009, Black Hill Conservation Park

White-naped Honeyeater White-naped Honeyeater
18 April 2009, Black Hill Conservation Park


Rainbow Bird (Rainbow Bee-eater)
Merops ornatus
 

Restless Flycatcher (Scissor-grinder)

Myiagra inquieta inquieta

 
 

Red-browed Finch

Neochmia temporalis

 
Red browed finch Black Hill Conservation Park Red browed finch.
12 November 2007

Boobook Owl
(Southern Boobook)
Ninox novaeseelandiae
 

Crested Pigeon
Ocyphaps lophotes
 

Golden Whistler
Pachycephala pectoralis
 

Rufous Whistler
Pachycephala rufiventris rufiventris
 

Spotted Pardalote
Pardalotus punctatus
 

Striated Pardalote
Pardalotus striatus
Striated pardelote, Tetragona Trail, Black Hill Conservation Park, 31 December 2012 Striated pardelote. Tetragona Trail,
Black Hill Conservation Park 31 December 2012

House Sparrow
Passer domesticus domesticus
 

Australian Pelican
Pelecnus conspicillatus
 

Fairy Martin

Petrochelidon ariel

 

Tree Martin

Petrochelidon nigricans

Petrochelidon nigricans
 

Scarlet Robin
Petroica multicolor
 

Flame Robin
Petroica phoenicea
 

Common Bronzewing

Phaps chalcoptera


Common Bronzewing, photograph taken by one of our members Common Bronzewing.
Thanks to one of our members

Brush Bronzewing

Phaps elegans elegans

 

White-fronted Honeyeater
Phylidonyris albifrons
 

New Holland Honeyeater

Phylidonyris novaehollandiae novaehollandiae

New Holland Honeyeater, photograph taken by one of our members New Holland Honeyeater,
thanks to one of our members,
taken in Athelstone garden.

Crescent Honeyeater

Phylidonyris pyrrhoptera

 

Crescent Honeyeater
Crescent Honeyeater
3 March 2014, Black Hill Conservation Park


Crimson Rosella & Yellow Rosella
Platycercus elegans
 

Eastern Rosella
Platycercus eximius eximius
Eastern Rosella, Morialta Conservation Park Eastern Rosella.
January 2017, thanks to John Fels for permission to use this photo.
Copyright John Fels

Tawny Frogmouth
Podargus strigoides
Tawny Frogmounth
Tawny Frogmounth, Podargus strigoides
Athelstone street tree.
Zebra Finch
Taeniopygia guttata (prev Poephila guttata)
 

Red-rumped Parrot
Psephotus haematonotus
 

Grey Fantail
Rhipidura fuliginosa
 

Willie Wagtail

Rhipidura leucophrys leucophrys


 

White-browed Scrubwren

Sericornis frontalis frontalis


White-browed Scrubwren White-browed Scrubwren,
Sericornis frontalis frontalis.
Thanks to David Cook
Resized and used under creative commons license 2.0

Weebill

Smicrornis brevirostris

 

Grey Currawong

Strepera versicolor

 

Spotted Turtle-dove

Streptopelia (Spilopelia) chinensis

Spotted Turtle Dove Spotted Turtle Dove.
thanks to one of our members

(Common or European) Starling

Sturnus vulgaris vulgaris

 

Black-throated (Australasian) Grebe

Tachybaptus novaehollandiae

 

Sacred (White) Ibis

Threskiornis aethiopicus

 
 

Sacred Kingfisher

Todiramphus sanctus

 

Rainbow Lorikeet

Trichoglossus haematodus

Rainbow lorikeet, Black Hill Conservation Park Rainbow lorikeet, 22 October 2012
Black Hill Conservation Park.

Blackbird

Turdus merula merula


 

Little Button-quail

Turnix velox

 
 

Barn Owl

Tyto alba ssp. delicatula

 
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Masked Plover/Masked Lapwing/Spur-winged Plover

Vanellus miles

 

Silvereye

Zosterops lateralis

 
Amphibia - Aves - Mammalia - Reptilia  
Yellow-footed Antichinus Antechninus flavipes  
Gould's Wattled Bat Chalinolobus gouldii  
Southern Brown Bandicoot Isoodon obesulus

bandicoot Southern Brown Bandicoot
This photograph taken at an
information session hosted by the Friends

*Cat Felis catus  
#Western Grey Kangaroo Macropus fuliginosus
kangaroo Kangaroo 31 December 2012
Tetragona Trail, Black Hill Conservation Park
*House Mouse Mus domesticus  
*(European) Rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus  
*Koala Phascolarctos cinereus
koala
Koala
# Common Ringtail Pseudocheirus peregrinus  
Bush Rat Rattus fuscipes greyii  
*Brown Rat (Sewer Rat or Norway Rat) Rattus norvegicus  
*Black Rat (Ship Rat) Rattus rattus  
Short-beaked Echidna (Spiny Anteater) Tachyglossus aculeatus  
Common Brushtail Trichosurus vulpecula  
*Rox (red Fox) Vulupes vulupes  
Amphibia - Aves - Mammalia - Reptilia  

source: Department for Environment and Heritage (2001) Morialta and Black Hill Conservation Parks Background Information, Adelaide, South Australia with additions

# Additions, Friends of Black Hill and Morialta Inc.
* Introduced species

 

This page updated September 2017, page reformatted

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