Pied Butcherbirds

Pied Butcherbirds (Cracticus nigrogularis) by Rachel Dauer

Pied ButcherbirdsThe Pied Butcherbirds (Cracticus nigrogularis) are native to Australia, where they are common in woodlands and in urband developments.

This medium-sized songbird measures about 14 inches (~35 cm) in length. The adults have a black and white plumage; juveniles have a brown and white plumage.

They mostly feed on mall vertebrates and insects; but will also accept food from humans.


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