The Birds of Australia

John Gould
(drawn/lith'd by John & Elizabeth Gould,
or J. Gould & H.C. Richter)
London 1840 - 1869
7 Volumes (36 parts) 1840-8, 600 lithographic plates
+1 Volume Suppl. (54 parts) 1851-69, 81 lith. plates

Volume 1 Scientific Name Common Name
1 Aquila fucosa,Cuv. Wedge-tailed Eagle
2 Aquila morphnoïdes,Gould. Little Australian Eagle
3 Ichthyiaëus leucogaster White-bellied Sea-eagle
4 Haliastur leucosternus, Gould. White-breasted Sea-Eagle
5 Haliastur? sphenurus Whistling Eagle
6 Pandion leucocephalus,Gould. White-headed Osprey
7 Falco hypoleucus,Gould. Grey Falcon
8 Falco melanogenys,Gould. Black-cheeked Falcon
9 Falco subniger,Gray. Black Falcon
10 Falco frontatus,Gould. White-fronted Falcon
11 Ieracidea berigora Brown Hawk
12 Ieracidea occidentalis, Gould. Western Brown Hawk
13 Tinnunculus cencroïdes Nankeen Kestrel
14 Astur novæ-Hollandiæ New Holland Goshawk
15 Astur novæ-Hollandiæ,Vig. and Horsf.,Albino. White Goshawk
16 Astur radiatus Radiated Goshawk
17 Astur approximans,Vig. and Horsf. Australian Goshawk
18 Astur cruentus,Gould. West Australian Goshawk
19 Accipiter torquatus,Vig. and Horsf. Collared Sparrow Hawk
20 Buteo melanosternon,Gould. Black-breasted Buzzard
21 Milvus affinis,Gould. Allied Kite
22 Milvus isurus,Gould. Square-tailed Kite
23 Elanus axillaris Black-shouldered Kite
24 Elanus scriptus,Gould. Letter-winged Kite
25 Lepidogenys subcristatus, Gould. Crested Hawk
26 Circus assimilis,Jard. and Selb. Allied Harrier
27 Circus jardinii,Gould. Jardine's Harrier
28 Strix castanops,Gould. Chestnut-faced Owl
29 Strix personata,Vig. Masked Barn Owl
30 Strix tenebricosus,Gould. Sooty Owl
31 Strix delicatulus,Gould. Delicate Owl
32 Athene boobook Boobook Owl
33 Athene maculata Spotted Owl
34 Athene? connivens Winking Owl
35 Athene strenua,Gould Powerful Owl
36 Athene rufa,Gould Rufous Owl
Volume 2 Scientific Name Common Name
1 Ægothes novæ-hollandiæ,Vig. and Horsf. Owlet Nightjar
2 Ægotheles leucogaster,Gould. White-bellied Owlet-Nightjar
3 Podargus humeralis,Vig. and Horsf. Tawny-shouldered Podargus
4 Podargus cuvieri,Vig. and Horsf. Cuvier's Podargus
5 Podargus phalænoïdes,Gould. Moth-plumaged Podargus
6 Podargus plumiferus,Gould. Plumed Podargus
7 Eurostopodus albogularis White-throated Goat-sucker
8 Eurostopodus guttatus Spotted Goat-sucker
9 Caprimulgus macrurus,Horsf. Large-tailed Goatsucker
10 Acanthylis caudacuta Australian Spine-tailed Swallow
11 Cypselus Australis,Gould. Australian Swift
12 Atticora leucosternon,Gould. White-breasted Swallow
13 Hirundo neoxena,Gould. Welcome Swallow
14 Collocalia arborea Tree Martin
15 Collocalia ariel,Gould Fairy Martin
16 Merops ornatus,Lath. Australian Bee-eater
17 Eurystomus Australis,Swains. Australian Roller
18 Dacelo gigantea,Leach. Great Brown Kingfisher
19 Dacelo leachii,Vig. and Horsf. Leach's Kingsfisher
20 Dacelo cervina,Gould. Fawn-breasted Kingsfisher
21 Halcyon sanctus,Vig. and Horsf. Sacred Halcyon
22 Halcyon pyrrhopygia,Gould. Red-backed Halcyon
23 Halcyon sordidus,Gould. Sordid Halcyon
24 Halcyon macleayii,Jard. and Selb. MacLeay's Halcyon
25 Alcyone azurea Azure Kingsfisher
26 Alcyone pusilla Little Kingsfisher
27 Artamus sordidus Wood Swallow
28 Artamus minor,Vieill. Little Wood Swallow
29 Artamus cinereus,Vieill Grey-breasted Wood Swallow
30 Artamus albiventris,Gould. White-vented Wood-Swallow
31 Artamus personatus,Gould. Masked Wood Swallow
32 Artamus superciliosus,Gould. White Eye-browed Wood Swallow
33 Artamus leucopygialis,Gould. White-rumped Wood Swallow
34 Dicæum hirundinaceum Swallow Dicæum
35 Pardalotus punctatus,Temm. Spotted Pardalote
36 Pardalotus rubricatus,Gould. Red-lored Pardalote
37 Pardalotus quadragintus, Gould. Forty-spotted Pardalote
38 Pardalotus striatus,Temm. Striated Pardalote
39 Pardalotus affinis,Gould. Allied Pardalote
40 Pardalotus melanocephalus, Gould. Black-headed Pardalote
41 Pardalotus uropygialis, Gould. Yellow-rumped Pardalote
42 Strepera graculina Pied Crow-Shrike
43 Strepera fuliginosa,Gould. Sooty Crow-Shrike
44 Strepera arguta,Gould. Hill Crow-Shrike
45 Strepera anaphonensis Grey Crow-Shrike
46 Gymnorhina tibicen Piping Crow-Shrike
47 Gymnorhina leuconota,Gould. White-backed Crow-Shrike
48 Gymnorhina organicum,Gould. Tasmanian Crow-Shrike
49 Cracticus nigrogularis, Gould. Black-throated Crow-Shrike
50 Cracticus picatus Pied Crow Shrike
51 Cracticus argenteus,Gould. Silvery-backed Butcher-Bird
52 Cracticus destructor Butcher Bird
53 Cracticus quoyii Quoy's Crow Shrike
54 Grallina Australis,G. R. Gray. Pied Grallina
55 Graucalus melanops Black-faced Graucalus
56 Graucalus mentalis,Vig. and Horsf. Varied Graucalus
57 Graucalus hypoleucus,Gould White-bellied Graucalus
58 Graucalus swainsonii Swainson's Graucalus
59 Pteropodocys phasianella Ground Graucalus
60 Campephaga jardinii Jardine's Campephaga
61 Campephaga karu Northern Campephaga
62 Campephaga leucomela,Vig. and Horsf. Black and White Camephaga
63 Campephaga humeralis,Gould. White-shouldered Campephaga
64 Pachycephala gutturalis Guttural Pachycephala
65 Pachycephala glaucura,Gould. Grey-tailed Pachycephala
66 Pachycephala melanura,Gould. Black-tailed Pachycephala
67 Pachycephala pectoralis,Vig. and Horsf. Banded Thick-head
68 Pachycephala falcata,Gould. Lunated Pachycephala
69 Pachycephala lanoïdes,Gould. Shrike-like Pachycephala
70 Pachycephala rufogularis, Gould. Red-lored Whistler
71 Pachycephala gilbertii, Gould. Gilbert's Pachycephala
72 Pachycephala simplex,Gould. Plain-coloured Pachycephala
73 Pachycephala olivacea,Vig. and Horsf. Olivaceous Pachycephala
74 Colluricincla harmonica Harmonicus Colluricincla
75 Colluricincla rufiventris, Gould. Buff-bellied Colluricincla
76 Colluricincla brunnea,Gould. Brown Colluricincla
77 Colluricincla selbii,Jard. Selby's Colluricincla
78 Colluricincla parvula,Gould. Little Colluricincla
79 Falcunculus frontatus, Vieill. Frontal Shrike-Tit
80 Falcunculus leucogaster, Gould. White-bellied Shrike-Tit
81 Oreoïca gutturalis,Gould. Crested Oreoïca
82 Dicrurus bracteatus,Gould. Spangled Drongo
83 Rhipidura albiscapa,Gould. White-shafted Fantail
84 Rhipidura rufifrons Rufous-fronted Fantail
85 Rhipidura isura,Gould. Northern Fantail
86 Rhipidura motacilloïdes,Vig. and Horsf. Black Fantailed Flycatcher
87 Seïsura Inquieta Restless Flycatcher
88 Piezorhynchus nitidus,Gould. Shining Flycatcher
89 Myiägra plumbea,Vig. and Horsf. Plumbeous Fly-catcher
90 Myiagra concinna,Gould. Pretty Flycatcher
91 Myiagra nitida,Gould. Shining Flycatcher
92 Myiagra latirostris,Gould. Broad-billed Flycatcher
93 Micrœca macroptera Great-winged Macroptera
94 Micrœca flavigaster,Gould. Yellow-bellied Micrœca
95 Monarcha carinata Carinated Flycatcher
96 Monarcha trivirgata Black-fronted Flycatcher
97 Gerygone albogularis,Gould. White-throated Gerygone
98 Gerygone fusca,Gould. Fuscous Gerygone
99 Gerygone culicivorus,Gould. Western Gerygone
100 Gerygone magnirostris,Gould. Great-billed Gerygone
101 Gerygone lævigaster,Gould. Buff-breasted Gerygone
102 Gerygone chloronotus,Gould. Green-backed Gerygone
103 Smicrornis brevirostris, Gould. Short-billed Smicrornis
104 Smicrornis flavescens,Gould. Yellow-tinted Smicronis
Volume 3 Scientific Name Common Name
1 Erythrodryas rhodinogaster Pink-breasted Wood-Robin
2 Erythrodryas rosea Rose-breasted Wood Robin
3 Petroica multicolor,Swains. Scarlet-breasted Robin
4 Petroica erythrogastra Norfolk Island Robin
5 Petroica goodenovii,Jard. and Selb. Red-capped Robin
6 Petroica phœnicea,Gould. Flame-breasted Robin
7 Petroica Bicolor,Swains. Pied Robin
8 Petroica fusca,Gould. Dusky Robin
9 Petroica superciliosa,Gould. White-eyebrowed Robin
10 Drymodes brunneopygia,Gould. Scrub Robin
11 Eöpsaltria Australis Yellow-breasted Robin
12 Eöpsaltria griseogularis, Gould. Grey-breasted Robin
13 Eöpsaltria leucogaster, Gould. White-bellied Robin
14 Menura superba,Davies. Lyre-Bird
15 Psophodes crepitans,Vig. and Horsf. Coach-whip Bird
16 Psophodes nigrogularis, Gould. Black-throated Psophodes
17 Sphenostoma cristatum,Gould. Crested Wedge-bill
18 Malurus cyaneus,Vieill. Blue Wren
19 Malurus longicaudus,Gould. Long-tailed Wren
20 Malurus melanotus,Gould. Black-backed Wren
21 Malurus splendens Banded Wren
22 Malurus elegans,Gould. Graceful Wren
23 Malurus pulcherrimus,Gould. Beautiful Wren
24 Malurus lamberti,Vig. and Horsf. Lambert's Wren
25 Malurus leucopterus,Quoy et Gaim.? White-winged Wren
26 Malurus melanocepalus,Vig. and Horsf. Black-headed Wren
27 Malurus brownii,Vig. and Horsf. Brown's Wren
28 Amytis textilis Textile Wren
29 Amytis striatus Striated Wren
30 Amytis macrourus,Gould. Large-tailed Wren
31 Stipiturus malachurus,Less. Emu Wren
32 Dasyornis Australis,Vig. and Horsf. Bristle-bird
33 Dasyornis longirostris, Gould. Long-billed Bristle-bird
34 Atrichia clamosa,Gould. Noisy Brush-bird
35 Sphenœacus galactotes Tawny Sphenœacus
36 Sphenœacus gramineus,Gould. Grass-loving Sphenœcus
37 Acrocephalus Australis, Gould. Reed Warbler
38 Acrocephalus longirostris, Gould. Long-billed Sedge-Warbler
39 Hylacola pyrrhopygia Red-rumped Wren
40 Hylacola cauta,Gould. Cautious Wren
41 Cysticola magna,Gould.
42 Cysticola exilis Exile Warbler
43 Cysticola lineocapilla, Gould. Lineated Warbler
44 Cysticola isura,Gould. Square-tailed Warbler
45 Cysticola ruficeps,Gould. Rufous-headed Warbler
46 Sericornis citreogularis, Gould. Yellow-throated Sericornis
47 Sericornis humilis,Gould. Sombre-coloured Sericornis
48 Sericornis osculans,Gould. Allied Sericornis
49 Sericornis frontalis White-fronted Sericornis
50 Sericornis lævigaster,Gould. Buff-breasted Sericornis
51 Sericornis maculatus,Gould. Spotted Sericornis
52 Sericornis magnirostris, Gould. Large-billed Sericornis
53 Acanthiza pusilla Little Brown Acanthiza
54 Acanthiza diemenensis,Gould. Tasmanian Acanthiza
55 Acanthiza ewingii,Gould. Ewing's Acanthiza
56 Acanthiza uropygialis,Gould. Chestnut-rumped Acanthiza
57 Acanthiza apicalis,Gould. Western Acanthiza
58 Acanthiza pyrrhopygia,Gould. Red-rumped Acanthiza
59 Acanthiza inornata,Gould. Plain-coloured Acanthiza
60 Acanthiza nana,Vig. and Horsf. Little Acanthiza
61 Acanthiza lineata,Gould. Striated Acanthiza
62 Acanthiza reguloides,Vig. and Horsf. Regulus-like Acanthiza
63 Acanthiza chrysorrhœa Yellow-tailed Acanthiza
64 Epthianura albifrons White-fronted Epthianura
65 Epthianura aurifrons,Gould. Orange-fronted Epthianura
66 Epthianura tricolor,Gould. Tri-coloured Epthianura
67 Xerophila leucopsis,Gould. White-faced Xerophila
68 Pyrrholæmus brunneus,Gould. Brown Red-Throat
69 Origma rubricata Rock-Warbler
70 Calamanthus fuliginosus Striated Reed-Lark
71 Calamanthus campestris Field Reed-Lark
72 Chthonicola minima Little Chthonicola
73 Anthus Australis,Vig. and Horsf. Australian Pipit
74 Cincloramphus cruralis Brown cincloramphus
75 Cincloramphus cantillans, Gould. Black-breasted Cincloramphus
76 Cincloramphus rufescens Rufous-tinted Cincloramphus
77 Mirafra horsfieldii,Gould. Horsfield's Mirafra
78 Estrelda bella Fire-tailed Finch
79 Estrelda oculea Red-eared Finch
80 Estrelda bichenovii Bicheno's Finch
81 Estrelda annulosa,Gould. Black-rumped Finch
82 Estrelda temporalis Red-eyebrowed Finch
83 Estrelda phaeton Crimson Finch
84 Estrelda ruficauda,Gould. Red-tailed Finch
85 Amadina modesta,Gould. Plain-coloured Finch
86 Amadina lathami Spotted-sided Finch
87 Amadina castanotis,Gould. Chestnut-eared Finch
88 Amadina Gouldiæ Gouldian Finch
89 Poëphila mirabilis,Homb. et Jacq. Beautiful Grass-Finch
90 Poëphila acuticauda,Gould. Long-tailed Grass Finch
91 Poëphila personata,Gould. Masked Grass Finch
92 Poëphila leucotis,Gould. White-eared Grass Finch
93 Poëphila cincta,Gould. Banded Grass Finch
94 Donacola castaneothorax, Gould. Chestnut-breasted Finch
95 Donacola pectoralis,Gould. White-breasted Finch
96 Donacola flaviprymna,Gould. Yellow-rumped Finch
97 Emblema picta,Gould. Painted Finch
Volume 4 Scientific Name Common Name
1 Pitta strepitans,Temm. Noisy Pitta
2 Pitta vigorsii,Gould. Vigors' Pitta
3 Pitta iris,Gould. Rainbow Pitta
4 Cinclosoma punctatum,Vig. and Horsf. Spotted Ground-Thrush
5 Cinclosoma castanotus,Gould. Chestnut-backed Ground-Thrush
6 Cinclosoma cinnamomeus, Gould. Cinnamon-coloured Cinclosoma
7 Oreocincla lunulata Mountain Thrush
8 Chlamydera maculata,Gould. Spotted Bower-bird
9 Chlamydera nuchalis Great Bower-bird
10 Ptilonorhynchus holosericeus, Kuhl. Satin Bower-bird
11 Ptilonorhynchus smithii,Vig. and Horsf. Cat Bird
12 Sericulus chrysocephalus Regent Bird
13 Oriolus viridis New South Wales Oriole
14 Oriolus flavocinctus Crescent-marked Oriole
15 Sphecotheres Australlis, Swains. Australian Sphecotheres
16 Corcorax leucopterus White-winged Chough
17 Struthidea cinerea,Gould. Grey Struthidea
18 Corvus coronoïdes,Vig. and Horsf. White-eyed Crow
19 Neomorpha gouldii,G. R. Gray. Gould's Neomorpha
20 Pomatorhinus temporalis Temporal Pomatorhinus
21 Pomatorhinus rubeculus, Gould. Red-breasted Pomatorhinus
22 Pomatorhinus superciliosus, Vig. and Horsf. White-eyebrowed Pomatorhinus
23 Meliphaga novæ-Hollandiæ, Vig. and Horsf. New Holland Honey-eater
24 Meliphaga longirostris, Gould. Long-billed Honey-eater
25 Meliphaga sericea,Gould. White-cheeked Honey-eater
26 Meliphaga mystacalis,Gould. Moustached Honey-eater
27 Meliphaga Australasiana,Vig. and Horsf. Tasmanian Honey-eater
28 Glyciphila fulvifrons, Swains. Fulvolus-fronted Honey-eater
29 Glychiphila albifrons,Gould. White-fronted Honey-eater
30 Glyciphila fasciata,Gould. Fasciated Honey-eater
31 Glyciphila ocularis,Gould. Brown Honey-eater
32 Ptilotis chrysotis Yellow-eared Honey-eater
33 Ptilotis sonorus,Gould. Singing Honey-eater
34 Ptilotis versicolor,Gould. Varied Honey-eater
35 Ptilotis flavigula,Gould. Yellow-throated Honey-eater
36 Ptilotis leucotis White-eared Honey-eater
37 Ptilotis auricomis Yellow-tufted Honey-eater
38 Ptilotis cratitius,Gould. Wattle-cheeked Honey-eater
39 Ptilotis ornatus,Gould. Graceful Ptilotis
40 Ptilotis plumulus,Gould. Plumed Ptilotis
41 Ptilotis flavescens,Gould. Yellow-tinted Honey-eater
42 Ptilotis flava,Gould. Yellow Honey-eater
43 Ptilotis penicillatus,Gould. White-plumed Honey-eater
44 Ptilotis fuscus,Gould. Fuscous Honey-eater
45 Ptilotis chrysops Yellow-faced Honey-eater
46 Ptilotis unicolor,Gould. Uniform Honey-eater
47 Plectorhyncha lanceolata, Gould. Lanceolate Honey-eater
48 Zanthomyza phrygia,Swains. Warty-faced Honey-eater
49 Melicophila picata,Gould. Pied Honey-eater
50 Entomophila picta,Gould. Painted Honey-eater
51 Entomophila albogularis, Gould. White-throated Honey-eater
52 Entomophila rufogularis, Gould. Red-throated Honey-eater
53 Acanthogenys rufogularis, Gould. Spiny-cheeked Honey-eater
54 Anthochæra inauris Wattled Honey-eater
55 Anthochæra carunculata Wattled Honey-eater
56 Anthochæra mellivora,Vig. and Horsf. Brush Wattle-Bird
57 Anthochæra lunulata,Gould. Lunulated Wattle-Bird
58 Tropidorhynchus corniculatus, Vig. and Horsf. Friar Bird
59 Tropidorhynchus argenticeps, Gould. Silvery-crowned Friar-bird
60 Tropidorhynchus citreogularis,Gould. Yellow-throated Friar-Bird
61 Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris Slender-billed Spine-bill
62 Acanthorhynchus superciliosus,Gould. White-eyebrowed Spine-bill
63 Myzomela sanguinolenta Sanguineous Honey-eater
64 Myzomela erythrocephala, Gould. Red-headed Honey-eater
65 Myzomela pectoralis,Gould. Banded Honey-eater
66 Myzomela nigra,Gould. Black Honey-eater
67 Myzomela obscura,Gould. Obscure Honey-eater
68 Entomyza cyanotis,Swains. Blue-faced Entomyza
69 Entomyza albipennis,Gould. White-pinioned Honey-eater
70 Melithreptus validirostris, Gould. Strong-billed Honey-eater
71 Melithreptus gularis,Gould. Black-throated Honey-eater
72 Melithreptus lunulatus Lunulated Honey-eater
73 Melithreptus chloropsis, Gould. Swan River Honey-eater
74 Melithreptus albogularis, Gould. White-throated Honey-eater
75 Melithreptus melanocephalus, Gould. Black-headed Honey-eater
76 Myzantha garrula,Vig. and Horsf. Garrulous Honey-eater
77 Myzantha obscura,Gould. Sombre Honey-eater
78 Myzantha lutea,Gould. Luteous Honey-eater
79 Myzantha flavigula,Gould. Yellow-throated Miner
80 Myzantha melanophrys Australian Bell-bird
81 Zosterops dorsalis,Vig. and Horsf. Grey-backed Zosterops
82 Zosterops chloronotus,Gould. Green-backed Zosterops
83 Zosterops luteus,Gould. Yellow Zosterops
84 Cuculus optatus,Gould. Australian Cuckoo
85 Cuculus inornatus,Vig. and Horsf. Unadorned Cuckoo
86 Cuculus cineraceus,Vig. and Horsf. Ash-coloured Cuckoo
87 Cuculus Insperatus,Gould. Brush Cuckoo
88 Chalcites osculans,Gould. Black-eared Cuckoo
89 Chrysococcyx lucidus Shining Cuckoo
90 Scythrops novæ-Hollandiæ, Lath. Channel-Bill
91 Eudynamys flindersii Flinders's Cuckoo
92 Centrops phasianus Pheasant Cuckoo
93 Climacteris scandens,Temm. Brown Tree-Creeper
94 Climacteris rufa,Gould. Rufous Tree Creeper
95 Climacteris erythrops,Gould. Red-eyebrowed Tree-Creeper
96 Climacteris melanotus,Gould. Black-backed Tree-Creeper
97 Climacteris melanura,Gould. Black-tailed Tree-Creeper
98 Climacteris picumnus,Temm. White-throated Tree-Creeper
99 Orthonyx spinicaudus,Temm. Spine-tailed Orthonyx
100 Ptiloris paradiseus,Swains. Rifle Bird
101 Sittella chrysoptera,Swains. Orange-winged Sittela
102 Sittella leucocephala,Gould. White-headed Sittella
103 Sittella leucoptela,Gould. White-winged Sittella
104 Sittella pileata,Gould. Black-capped Sittella
Volume 5 Scientific Name Common Name
1 Cacatua galerita,Vieill. Crested Cockatoo
2 Cacatua leadbeateri,Wagl. Leadbeater's Cockatoo
3 Cacatua sanguinea,Gould. Blood-stained Cockatoo
4 Cacatua eos Rose-breasted Cockatoo
5 Licmetis nasicus Long-billed Cockatoo
6 Nestor productus,Gould. Phillip Island Parrot
7 Calyptorhynchus banksii Banksian Cockatoo
8 Calyptorhynchus macrorhynchus,Gould. Great-billed Black Cockatoo
9 Calyptorhynchus naso,Gould. Western Black Cockatoo
10 Calyptorhynchus leachii Leach's Cockatoo
11 Calyptorhynchus funereus Funereal Cockatoo
12 Calyptorhynchus xanthonotus, Gould. Yellow-eared Black Cockatoo
13 Calyptorhynchus Baudinii, Vig. Baudin's Cockatoo
14 Callocephalon Galeatum Gang-gang Cockatoo
15 Polytelis barrabandi,Wagl. Barraband's Parrakeet
16 Polytelis melanura Black-tailed Parrakeet
17 Aprosmictus scapulatus King Lory
18 Aprosmictus Erythropterus Red-winged Lory
19 Platycercus semitorquatus, Quoy and Gaim. Yellow-collared Parrakeet
20 Platycercus baueri,Vig. and Horsf. Bauer's Parrakeet
21 Platycercus barnardi,Vig. and Horsf. Barnard's Parrakeet
22 Platycercus adelaidiæ,Gould. Adelaide Parrakeet
23 Platycercus pennantii Pennant's Parrakeet
24 Platycercus flaviventris Yellow-bellied Parrakeet
25 Platycercus flaveolus,Gould. Yellow-rumped Parrakeet
26 Platycercus palliceps,Vig. Pale-headed Parrakeet
27 Platycercus eximius,Vig. and Horsf. Rose-hill Parrakeet
28 Platycercus splendidus, Gould. Splendid Parrakeet
29 Platycercus icterotis,Wagl. The Earl of Derby's Parrakeet
30 Platycercus ignitus,Leadb. Fiery Parrakeet
31 Platycercus brownii,Vig. and Horsf. Brown's Parrakeet
32 Platycercus pileatus,Vig. Red-capped Parrakeet
33 Psephotus hæmatogaster, Gould. Crimson-bellied Parrakeet
34 Psephotus pulcherrimus, Gould. Beautiful Parrakeet
35 Psephotus multicolor Many-colored Parrakeet
36 Psephotus hæmatonotus,Gould. Red-backed Parrakeet
37 Euphema chrysostoma,Wagl. Blue-Banded Grass-Parrakeet
38 Euphema elegans,Gould. Elegant Grass-Parrakeet
39 Euphema aurantia,Gould. Orange-bellied Grass-Parrakeet
40 Euphema petrophila,Gould. Rock Grass-Parrakeet
41 Euphema pulchella,Wagler. Chestnut-shouldered Grass-Parrakeet
42 Euphema splendida,Gould. Splendid Grass Parrakeet
43 Euphema bourkii Bourke's Grass-Parrakeet
44 Melopsittacus undulatus Warbling Grass-Parrakeet
45 Nymphicus novæ-Hollandiæ, Wagl. Cockatoo Parrakeet
46 Pezoporus formosus,Ill. Ground Parrakeet
47 Lathamus discolor Swift Lorikeet
48 Trichoglossus swainsonii, Jard. and Selb. Swainson's Lorikeet
49 Trichoglossus rubritorquis, Vig. and Horsf. Red-collared Lorikeet
50 Trichoglossus Chlorolepidotus,Jard. and Selb. Scaly-breasted Lorikeet
51 Trichoglossus Versicolor, Vig. Varied Lorikeet
52 Trichoglossus concinnus,Vig. and Horsf. Musky Parrakeet
53 Trichoglossus porphyrocephalus,Diet. Porphyry-crowned Lorikeet
54 Trichoglossus pusillus,Vig. and Horsf. Little Parrakeet
55 Ptilinopus swainsonii,Gould. Swainson's Fruit Pigeon
56 Ptilinopus ewingii,Gould. Ewing's Fruit Pigeon
57 Ptilinopus superbus Superb Fruit-Pigeon
58 Carpopaga magnifica Magnificent Fruit Pigeon
59 Carpophaga leucomela White-headed Fruit Pigeon
60 Carpophaga luctuosa Torres Strait Fruit Pigeon
61 Lopholaimus antarcticus,G. R. Gray Top-knot Pigeon
62 Chalcophaps Chrysochlora Little Green Pigeon
63 Leucosarcia picata Wonga-wonga
64 Peristera chalcoptera, Swains. Bronze-winged Pigeon
65 Peristera elegans Brush Bronze-winged Pigeon
66 Peristera histrionica,Gould. Harlequin Bronzewing
67 Geophaps scripta Partridge Bronze-wing
68 Geophaps smithii Smith's Partridge Bronze-wing
69 Geophaps plumifera,Gould. Plumed Partridge Bronze-wing
70 Ocyphaps lophotes Crested Pigeon
71 Petrophassa albipennis, Gould. White-quilled Rock Dove
72 Geopelia humeralis Barred-shouldered Ground-Dove
73 Geopelia tranquilla,Gould. Peaceful Dove
74 Geopelia cuneata Graceful Ground-Dove
75 Macropygia phasianella Pheasant-tailed Pigeon
76 Gnathodon strigirostris, Jard. Gnathodon
77 Talegalla lathami Wattled Talegalla
78 Leipoa ocellata,Gould. Ocellated Leipoa
79 Megapodius tumulus,Gould. Mound-raising megapode
80 Pedionomus torquatus,Gould. Collared Plain Wanderer
81 Hemipodius melanogaster, Gould. Black-breasted Hemipode
82 Hemipodius varius Varied Hemipode
83 Hemipodius scintillans, Gould. Sparkling Hemipode
84 Hemipodius melanotus,Gould. Black-backed Hemipode
85 Hemipodius castanotus,Gould. Chestnut-backed Hemipode
86 Hemipodius pyrrhothorax, Gould. Red-chested Hemipode
87 Hemipodius velox,Gould. Swift-flying Hemipode
88 Coturnix pectoralis,Gould. Pectoral Quail
89 Synoicus Australis Australian Partridge
90 Synoïcus diemenensis,Gould. Van Diemen's Land Partridge
91 Synoïcus sordidus,Gould. Sombre Partridge
92 Synoicus? Chinensis Chinese Quail
Volume 6 Scientific Name Common Name
1 Dromaius novæ-Hollandiæ The Emu
2 Apteryx Australis,Shaw. Kiwi Kiwi
3 Apteryx owenii,Gould. Owen's Apteryx
4 Otis Australasianus,Gould. Australian Bustard
5 Œdicnemus grallarius Southern Stone Plover
6 Esacus magnirostris Large-billed Plover
7 Hæmatopus longirostris, Vieill. White-breasted Oyster-catcher
8 Hæmatopus fuliginosus,Gould. Sooty Oyster-catcher
9 Lobivanellus lobatus Wattled Pewit
10 Lobivanellus personatus, Gould. Masked Pewit
11 Sarciophorus pectoralis Black-breasted Pewit
12 Squatarola helvetica Grey Plover
13 Charadrius xanthocheilus, Wagl. Australian Golden Plover
14 Charadrius veredus,Gould. Brown Plover
15 Eudromias Australis,Gould. Australian Dottrel
16 Hiaticula bicincta Double-banded Dottrel
17 Hiaticula ruficapilla Red-capped Dottrel
18 Hiaticula monacha Hooded Dottrel
19 Hiaticula inornata,Gould. Allied Dottrel
20 Hiaticula nigrifrons Black-fronted Dottrel
21 Erythrogonys cinctus,Gould. Banded Red-Knee
22 Glareola grallaria,Temm. Australian Pratincole
23 Glareola orientalis,Leach. Oriental Pratincole
24 Himantopus leucocephalus, Gould. White-headed Stilt
25 Himantopus Novæ-Zelandiæ, Gould. New Zealand Stilt
26 Chladorhynchus pectoralis,G. R. Gray. Banded Stilt
27 Recurvirostra rubricollis, Temm. Red-necked Avocet
28 Limosa melanuroïdes,Gould. Black-tailed Godwit
29 Limosa uropygialis,Gould. Barred-rumped Godwit
30 Schœniclus Australis Australian Tringa
31 Schœniclus albescens Little Sandpiper
32 Schœniclus subarquatus Curlew Sandpiper
33 Schœniclus magnus,Gould. Great Sandpiper
34 Terekia cinerea Terek Godwit
35 Actitis empusa,Gould. Fairy Sandpiper
36 Glottis glottoïdes Australian Greenshank
37 Totanus stagnatilis Marsh Sandpiper
38 Totanus griseopygius,Gould. Grey-rumped Sandpiper
39 Strepsilas interpres Turnstone
40 Scolopax Australis,Lath. New Holland Snipe
41 Rhynchæa Australis,Gould. Australian Rhynchæa
42 Numenius Australis,Gould. Australian Curlew
43 Numenius uropygialis,Gould. Australian Whimbrel
44 Numenius minutus,Gould. Little Whimbrel
45 Geronticus Spinicollis Straw-necked Ibis
46 Threskiornis strictipennis White Ibis
47 Falcinellus Igneus Glossy Ibis
48 Grus Australasianus,Gould. Australian Crane
49 Platalea flavipes,Gould. Yellow-legged Spoonbill
50 Platalea regia,Gould. Royal Spoonbill
51 Mycteria Australis,Lath. Australian Mycteria
52 Ardea Pacifica,Lath. Pacific Heron
53 Ardea novæ-hollandiæ,Lath. White-fronted Heron
54 Ardea rectirostris Great-billed Heron
55 Ardea leucophæa,Gould. Australian Heron
56 Herodias syrmatophorus, Gould. Australian Egret
57 Herodias plumiferus,Gould. Plumed Egret
58 Herodias immaculata,Gould. Spotless Egret
59 Herodias pannousus Sombre Egret
60 Herodias jugularis Blue Reef Heron
61 Herodias greyi,Gray. White Reef Heron
62 Herodias picata,Gould. Pied Egret
63 Nycticorax caledonicus Nankeen Night Heron
64 Botaurus Australis,Gould. Australian Bittern
65 Ardetta? Favicollis Yellow-necked Bittern
66 Ardetta macrorhyncha,Gould. Thick-billed Green Bittern
67 Ardetta stagnatilis,Gould. Little Grey Bittern
68 Ardetta pusilla Minute Bittern
69 Porphyrio melanotus,Temm. Black-backed Porphyrio
70 Porphyrio bellus,Gould. Azure-breasted Porphyrio
71 Tribonyx Mortieri,Du Bus. Mortier's Tribonyx
72 Tribonyx ventralis,Gould. Black-tailed Tribonyx
73 Gallinura tenebrosa,Gould. Sombre Gallinule
74 Fulica Australis,Gould. Australian Coot
75 Parra gallinacea,Temm. Gallinaceous Parra
76 Rallus pectoralis,Cuv. Pectoral Rail
77 Rallus lewinii,Swains. Lewin's Water Rail
78 Eulabeornis castaneoventris, Gould. Chestnut-bellied Rail
79 Porzana fluminea,Gould. Spotted Water Crake
80 Porzana palustris,Gould. Water Crake
81 Porzana leucophrys,Gould. White-eyebrowed Water Crake
82 Porzana? immaculata Spotless Gallinule
Volume 7 Scientific Name Common Name
1 Cereopsis novæ-Hollandiæ, Lath. Cereopsis Goose
2 Anseranas melanoleuca Semipalmated Goose
3 Bernicla jubata Maned Goose
4 Nettapus pulchellus,Gould. Beautiful Pygmy Goose
5 Nettapus coromandelianus Pygmy Goose
6 Cygnus atratus Black Swan
7 Casarca tadornoïdes,Eyton Chestnut-coloured Shieldrake
8 Tadorna radjah,Eyton Radjah Shieldrake
9 Anas superciliosa,Gmel. Australian Wild Duck
10 Anas nævosa,Gould. Freckled Duck
11 Anas punctata,Cuv. Chestnut-breasted Duck
12 Spatula rhynchotis Australian Shoveller
13 Malacorhynchus membranaceus, Swains Membranaceous Duck
14 Dendrocygna arcuata Whistling Duck
15 Leptotarsis eytoni,Gould. Eyton's Duck
16 Nyroca Australis Gould. White-eyed Duck
17 Erismatura Australis Blue-billed Duck
18 Biziura lobata Musk-Duck
19 Larus pacificus,Lath. Pacific Gull
20 Xema jamesonii Jameson's Gull
21 Lestris catarractes Skua Gull
22 Sylochelidon strenuus,Gould. Powerful Tern
23 Thalasseus pelecanoïdes Torre's Straits' Tern
24 Thalasseus poliocercus, Gould. Bass's Straits' Tern
25 Thalasseus torresii,Gould. Torres' Tern
26 Sterna melanorhyncha,Gould. Black-billed Tern
27 Sterna gracilis,Gould. Graceful Tern
28 Sterna melanauchen,Temm. Black-naped Tern
29 Sternula nereis,Gould. Australian Little Tern
30 Gygis candida White Tern
31 Hydrochelidon fluviatilis, Gould. Marsh Tern
32 Onychoprion fuliginosus? Sooty Tern
33 Onychoprion panaya Panayan Tern
34 Anoüs stolidus Noddy Tern
35 Anoüs melanops,Gould. Lesser Noddy
36 Anoüs leucocapillus,Gould. White-capped Tern
37 Anoüs cinereus,Gould. Grey Noddy
38 Diomedea exulans,Linn. Wandering Albatros
39 Diomedea brachyura,Temm. Short-tailed Albatros
40 Diomedea cauta,Gould. Cautious Albatros
41 Diomedea culminata,Gould. Culminated Albatros
42 Diomedea chlororhynchos, Lath. Yellow-billed Albatros
43 Diomedea melanophrys,Temm. Black-eyebrowed Albatros
44 Diomedea fuliginosa,Gmel. Sooty Albatros
45 Procellaria gigantea,Gmel. Giant Petrel
46 Procellaria conspicillata, Gould. Spectacled Petrel
47 Procellaria hasitata,Kuhl. Great Grey Petrel
48 Procellaria gracialoïdes, Smith. Silvery-grey Petrel
49 Procellaria lessonii,Garn. White-headed Petrel
50 Procellaria mollis,Gould. Soft-plumaged Petrel
51 Procellaria cookii,G. R. Gray. Cook's Petrel
52 Procellaria cœrulea,Gmel. Blue Petrel
53 Daption capensis Cape Petrel
54 Prion Turtur Dove-like Prion
55 Prion vittatus,Cuv. Broad-billed Prion
56 Puffinus brevicaudus,Brandt. Short-tailed Petrel
57 Puffinus carneipes,Gould. Fleshy-footed Petrel
58 Puffinus sphenurus,Gould. Wedge-tailed Petrel
59 Puffinus assimilis,Gould. Allied Petrel
60 Puffinuria urinatrix Diving Petrel
61 Thalassidroma marina,Less. White-faced Storm-Petrel
62 Thalassidroma melanogaster, Gould. Black-bellied Storm-Petrel
63 Thalassidroma leucogaster, Gould. White-bellied Storm Petrel
64 Thalassidroma nereis,Gould. Grey-backed Storm-Petrel
65 Thalassidroma wilsonii, Bonap. Wilson's Storm Petrel
66 Phalacrocorax carboïdes, Gould. Australian Cormorant
67 Phalacrocorax sulcirostris Groove-billed Cormorant
68 Phalacrocorax hypoleucus Pied Cormorant
69 Phalacrocorax leucogaster, Gould. White-breasted Cormorant
70 Phalacrocorax melanoleucus, Vieill. Pied Cormorant
71 Phalacrocorax punctatus Spotted Cormorant
72 Attagen ariel,Gould. Small Frigate Bird
73 Phaëon phœnicurus,Gmel. Red-tailed Tropic Bird
74 Pelecanus conspicillatus, Temm. Australian Pelican
75 Plotus novæ-Hollandiæ,Gould. New Holland Darter
76 Sula Australis,Gould. Australian Gannet
77 Sula personata,Gould. Masked Gannet
78 Sula fusca,Briss. Brown Gannet
79 Sula piscator,Linn. Red-legged Gannet
80 Podiceps Australis,Gould. Australian Tippet Grebe
81 Podiceps gularis,Gould. Black-throated Grebe
82 Podiceps poliocephalus,Jard. and Selb. Hoary-headed Grebe
83 Eudyptes chrysocome Crested Penguin
84 Spheniscus minor,Temm. Little Penguin
85 Spheniscus undina,Gould. Fairy Penguin
Volume 8 Scientific Name Common Name
1 Strix candida,Tickell. Grass-Owl
2 Sceloglaux albifacies. Wekau
3 Podargus Papuensis,Quoy et Gaim Papuan Podargus
4 Podargus marmoratus,Gould. Marbled Podargus
5 Hacyon flavirostris,Gould. Yellow-billed Kingfisher
6 Tanysiptera sylvia,Gould. White-tailed Tanysiptera
7 Artamus melanops,Gould. Black-faced Wood-Swallow
8 Pardalotus xanthopygius, M'Coy. Yellow-rumped Pardalote
9 Manucodia keraudreni Keraudren's Crow-Shrike
10 Arses kaupi,Gould. Kaup's Flycatcher
11 Machærirhynchus flaviventer, Gould. Yellow-breasted Flycatcher
12 Monarcha Leucotis,Gould. White-eared Flycatcher
13 Monarcha albiventris,Gould. White-bellied Flycatcher
14 Gerygone personata,Gould. Masked Gerygone
15 Petroica? cerviniventris, Gould. Buff-sided Robin
16 Drymodes superciliaris, Gould. Eastern Scrub Robin
17 Eöpsaltria capito,Gould. Large-headed Robin
18 Eopsaltria leucura,Gould. White-tailed Robin
19 Menura alberti,Gould. Albert Lyre Bird
20 Malurus coronatus,Gould. Crowned Wren
21 Malurus amabilis,Gould. Lovely Wren
22 Malurus hypoleucus,Gould. Fawn-breasted Superb Warbler
23 Malurus Callainus,Gould. Turquoisine Superb Warbler
24 Malurus Leuconotus,Gould. White-backed Superb Warbler
25 Sphenura broadbenti,M'Coy. Rufous-headed Bristle-bird
26 Atrichia rufescens,Ramsay. Rufescent Scrub-bird
27 Pycnoptilus floccosus,Gould. Downy Pycnoptilus
28 Acanthiza magna,Gould Great Acanthiza
29 Pitta mackloti,Müll. et Schleg. Macklot's Pitta
30 Merula poliocephala Grey-headed Blackbird
31 Merula vinitincta,Gould. Vinous-tinted Blackbird
32 Cinclosoma castaneothorax, Gould. Chestnut-breasted Ground Thrush
33 Aplonis metallica Shining Aplonis
34 Ptilonorhynchus rawnsleyi, Digg. Rawnsley's Bower-bird
35 Chlamydera guttata,Gould. Guttated Bower-bird
36 Chlamydera cerviniventris, Gould. Fawn-breasted Bower-bird
37 Sphecotheres flaviventris, Gould. Yellow-bellied Sphecotheres
38 Pomatorhinus ruficeps,Hartl. Chestnut-crowned Pomatorhinus
39 Ptilotis cassidix,Jard. Helmeted Honey-eater
40 Ptilotis fasciogularis, Gould. Fasciated Honey-eater
41 Ptilotis notata,Gould. Yellow-spotted Honey-eater
42 Ptilotis filigera,Gould. Streaked Honey-eater
43 Ptilotis cockerelli,Gould. Cockerell's Honey-eater
44 Tropidorhynchus buceroïdes Helmeted Honey-eater
45 Nectarinia Australis,Gould. Australian Sun-bird
46 Zosterops albogularis,Gould. White-breasted Zosterops
47 Zosterops tenuirostris, Gould. Slender-billed Zosterops
48 Zosterops strenuus,Gould. Robust Zosterops
49 Zosterops tephropleurus, Gould. Grey-breasted Zosterops
50 Ptiloris victoriæ,Gould. Victoria Rifle Bird
51 Ptiloris magnifica Magnificent Rifle Bird
52 Semioptera wallacei,G. R. Gray Standard-Wing
53 Orthonyx spaldingi,Rams. Spalding's Orthonyx
54 Sittella striata,Gould. Striated Sittella
55 Cacomantis castaneiventris, Gould. Chestnut-breasted Cuckoo
56 Chrysococcyx minutillus, Gould. Little Cuckoo
57 Strigops harbroptilus,G. R. Gray. Kakapo
58 Nestor hypopolius Ka-ka Parrot
59 Nestor Esslingii. Souance. Prince of Essling's Parrot
60 Nestor notabilis,Gould. Kea Parrot
61 Microglossus aterrimus Great Palm Cockatoo
62 Polytelis alexandræ,Gould. The Princess of Wales's Parrakeet
63 Platycercus cyanogenys, Gould. Blue-cheeked parrakeet
64 Psephotus chrysopterygius, Gould. Golden-backed Parrakeet
65 Cyclopsitta coxeni,Gould. Coxen's Parrakeet
66 Geopsittacus occidentalis, Gould. Nocturnal Ground-Parrakeet
67 Carpophaga assimilis,Gould. Allied Fruit Pigeon
68 Lophophaps ferruginea,Gould. Rust-coloured Bronzewing
69 Lophophaps leucogaster, Gould. White-bellied Bronzewing
70 Casuarius Australis,Wall. Australian Cassowary (head and feet, natural size)
71 Casuarius Australis,Wall. Australian Cassowary
72 Casuarius bennetti,Gould. Bennett's Cassowary
73 Casuarius bennetti,Gould. Bennett's Cassowary
74 Casuarius uniappendiculatus, Blyth. One-carunculated Cassowary
75 Casuarius uniappendiculatus, Blyth. One-carunculated Cassowary
76 Notornis mantelli,Owen. Notornis
77 Actiturus bartramius Bartram's Sandpiper
78 Rallina tricolor,G. R. Gray. Red-necked Rail
79 Gallinula ruficrissa,Gould. Rufous-vented Gallinule
80 Spatula variegata,Gould. Variegated Shoveller
81 Gelochelidon macrotarsa, Gould. Great-footed Tern

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