Definition of spinifexbird in English:

spinifexbird

Line breaks: spini¦fex|bird
Pronunciation: /ˈspʌɪnɪfɛks/

noun

  • A secretive warbler that frequents thickets of spinifex in central Australia.
    • Eremiornis carteri, family Sylviidae
    More example sentences
    • Red-tailed black cockatoos fly noisily overhead while the small spinifexbird perches in the dense grass below.
    • Others, like the spinifexbird and white-winged fairly-wren, also occur far from water, but appear to be resident through good seasons and poor.
    • Bird species of regional significance include the peregrine falcon Falco peregrinus, bush thick-knee Burhinus grallarius, spinifexbird Eremiornis carteri and redthroat Sericornis brunneus 5.

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