• Kimberley Flycatcher

    24 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Last week I introduced you to the Kimberley Flycatcher - Microeca tormenti. This species is easier to find in Derby than Broome and the Derby wharf is a good place to go and observe them.
    The Kimberley Flycatcher had previously been a sub-species of the Lemon-bellied Flycatcher , but is now a species in its own right as of August 2019. The significant visible difference between the Lemon-bellied Flycatcher and the Kimberley Flycatcher is the lack of “lemon” colour in the Kimberley Flycatcher. In fact it is a rather dull bird for Australia!
    The Kimberley Flycatcher that we encountered at...
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