Range of Weebill

To: Mike Carter <>
Subject: Range of Weebill
From: Peter Shute <>
Date: Sun, 15 Apr 2018 19:07:55 +0000
What's the reason for the increase in butcherbirds? People feeding them?

Peter Shute

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> On 15 Apr 2018, at 8:34 pm, Mike Carter <> wrote:
> Hi Patrick, Buff-rumped Thornbill is even more unlikely; that 2006 
> publication that I mentioned lists that species as extinct on the Peninsula. 
> Yellow-rumped Thornbill is a possibility but is distinctive so unlikely to be 
> confused and has a patchy distribution. White-browed Scrubwren has a 
> prominent white eye and would be plundered by Grey Butcherbirds which have 
> become more common in built-up areas in the last three decades.

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