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Our computer vision photo identification system requires 500+ images of each species to accurately identify that species. The Macaulay Library needs additional photos for the following list of species. Help us build this system and submit your own photos at eBird.org. View our photo list for other regions and learn more about submitting images to eBird.

Species Name – Number of photos uploaded (as of 6 March 2017) 



Southern Cassowary – 151
Emu – 176
Magpie Goose – 237
Spotted Whistling-Duck – 34
Plumed Whistling-Duck – 232
Wandering Whistling-Duck – 174
Cape Barren Goose – 102
Freckled Duck – 131
Australian Shelduck – 145
Radjah Shelduck – 111
Green Pygmy-Goose – 83
Cotton Pygmy-Goose – 192
Maned Duck – 368
Pacific Black Duck – 450
Australian Shoveler – 136
Gray Teal – 221
Chestnut Teal – 279
Pink-eared Duck – 177
White-eyed Duck – 131
Blue-billed Duck – 95
Musk Duck – 150
Australian Brushturkey – 207
Malleefowl – 19
Orange-footed Scrubfowl – 71
Brown Quail – 152
Blue-breasted Quail – 17
Stubble Quail – 20
Australasian Grebe – 334
Hoary-headed Grebe – 95
Little Penguin – 103
Yellow-nosed Albatross – 144
Buller’s Albatross – 106
White-capped Albatross – 223
Black-browed Albatross – 354
Royal Albatross – 216
Wandering Albatross – 327
Southern Giant-Petrel – 217
Northern Giant-Petrel – 193
Cape Petrel – 147
Great-winged Petrel – 23
Gray-faced Petrel – 62
Providence Petrel – 38
Soft-plumaged Petrel – 37
White-headed Petrel – 38
Black-winged Petrel – 17
Fairy Prion – 74
White-chinned Petrel – 179
Flesh-footed Shearwater – 177
Wedge-tailed Shearwater – 317
Short-tailed Shearwater – 277
Hutton’s Shearwater – 33
Fluttering Shearwater – 88
Common Diving-Petrel – 51
Gray-backed Storm-Petrel – 23
White-faced Storm-Petrel – 144
Black-necked Stork – 191
Lesser Frigatebird – 130
Australasian Gannet – 185
Little Pied Cormorant – 363
Little Black Cormorant – 258
Pied Cormorant – 276
Black-faced Cormorant – 79
Australasian Darter – 364
Australian Pelican – 456
Australasian Bittern – 48
Black-backed Bittern – 39
Black Bittern – 167
Pacific Heron – 202
Great-billed Heron – 65
White-faced Heron – 487
Pacific Reef-Heron – 357
Pied Heron – 52
Rufous Night-Heron – 254
Australian Ibis – 309
Straw-necked Ibis – 192
Royal Spoonbill – 352
Yellow-billed Spoonbill – 140
Australian Kite – 224
Letter-winged Kite – 14
Black-breasted Kite – 22
Square-tailed Kite – 155
Pacific Baza – 246
Little Eagle – 149
Wedge-tailed Eagle – 304
Swamp Harrier – 209
Spotted Harrier – 90
Gray Goshawk – 155
Brown Goshawk – 311
Collared Sparrowhawk – 206
Red Goshawk – 18
Whistling Kite – 308
Australian Bustard – 115
Red-necked Crake – 13
Buff-banded Rail – 243
Lewin’s Rail – 48
Rufous-tailed Bush-hen – 35
White-browed Crake – 75
Australian Crake – 84
Baillon’s Crake – 290
Spotless Crake – 126
Chestnut Rail – 3
Australasian Swamphen – 398
Dusky Moorhen – 289
Black-tailed Native-hen – 43
Tasmanian Native-hen – 73
Sarus Crane – 110
Brolga – 217
Bush Thick-knee – 199
Beach Thick-knee – 198
Pied Stilt – 409
Banded Stilt – 79
Red-necked Avocet – 79
Pied Oystercatcher – 305
Sooty Oystercatcher – 153
Banded Lapwing – 90
Masked Lapwing – 438
Greater Sand-Plover – 327
Double-banded Plover – 183
Red-capped Plover – 302
Oriental Plover – 116
Red-kneed Dotterel – 86
Hooded Plover – 164
Black-fronted Dotterel – 274
Inland Dotterel – 44
Plains-wanderer – 35
Australian Painted-Snipe – 72
Comb-crested Jacana – 171
Little Curlew – 69
Far Eastern Curlew – 283
Great Knot – 275
Broad-billed Sandpiper – 168
Long-toed Stint – 205
Asian Dowitcher – 85
Latham’s Snipe – 236
Swinhoe’s Snipe – 46
Terek Sandpiper – 359
Gray-tailed Tattler – 361
Red-backed Buttonquail – 3
Black-breasted Buttonquail – 14
Chestnut-backed Buttonquail – 3
Painted Buttonquail – 58
Red-chested Buttonquail – 0
Little Buttonquail – 15
Australian Pratincole – 56
Oriental Pratincole – 198
Brown Skua – 181
Silver Gull – 367
Pacific Gull – 148
Black Noddy – 246

White Tern – 138
Sooty Tern – 493
Bridled Tern – 486
Little Tern – 456
Australian Fairy Tern – 107
White-winged Tern – 469
White-fronted Tern – 155
Black-naped Tern – 109
Lesser Crested Tern – 159
Rock Pigeon – 132
White-headed Pigeon – 90
Brown Cuckoo-Dove – 139
Pacific Emerald Dove – 76
Common Bronzewing – 258
Brush Bronzewing – 46
Flock Bronzewing – 5
Crested Pigeon – 287
Spinifex Pigeon – 42
Squatter Pigeon – 81
Partridge Pigeon – 8
Chestnut-quilled Rock-Pigeon – 12
White-quilled Rock-Pigeon – 6
Wonga Pigeon – 83
Diamond Dove – 56
Peaceful Dove – 158
Bar-shouldered Dove – 184
Black-banded Fruit-Dove – 9
Wompoo Fruit-Dove – 83
Superb Fruit-Dove – 31
Rose-crowned Fruit-Dove – 126
Torresian Imperial-Pigeon – 80
Topknot Pigeon – 106
Pheasant Coucal – 110
Pacific Koel – 168
Channel-billed Cuckoo – 119
Horsfield’s Bronze-Cuckoo – 154
Black-eared Cuckoo – 38
Shining Bronze-Cuckoo – 225
Little Bronze-Cuckoo – 107
Pallid Cuckoo – 80
Chestnut-breasted Cuckoo – 10
Fan-tailed Cuckoo – 285
Brush Cuckoo – 140
Sooty Owl – 19
Australian Masked-Owl – 20
Australasian Grass-Owl – 25
Rufous Owl – 63
Powerful Owl – 347
Barking Owl – 86
Southern Boobook – 175
Tawny Frogmouth – 449
Marbled Frogmouth – 16
Papuan Frogmouth – 87
Spotted Nightjar – 7
White-throated Nightjar – 15
Large-tailed Nightjar – 48
Australian Owlet-nightjar – 128
White-throated Needletail – 166
Australian Swiftlet – 14
Pacific Swift – 104
Azure Kingfisher – 152
Little Kingfisher – 36
Blue-winged Kookaburra – 89
Red-backed Kingfisher – 52
Forest Kingfisher – 195
Torresian Kingfisher – 76
Yellow-billed Kingfisher – 13
Buff-breasted Paradise-Kingfisher – 38
Rainbow Bee-eater – 355
Dollarbird – 352
Australian Kestrel – 282
Australian Hobby – 233
Brown Falcon – 266
Gray Falcon – 14
Black Falcon – 60
Palm Cockatoo – 22
Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo – 169
Glossy Black-Cockatoo – 83
Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo – 258
Carnaby’s Black-Cockatoo – 75
Baudin’s Black-Cockatoo – 26
Gang-gang Cockatoo – 129
Pink Cockatoo – 76
Galah – 347
Long-billed Corella – 225
Western Corella – 28
Little Corella – 241
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo – 349
Cockatiel – 100
Superb Parrot – 90
Regent Parrot – 34
Princess Parrot – 2
Australian King-Parrot – 212
Red-winged Parrot – 102
Eclectus Parrot – 20
Red-cheeked Parrot – 28
Ground Parrot – 17
Bourke’s Parrot – 17
Blue-winged Parrot – 52
Elegant Parrot – 28
Rock Parrot – 23
Orange-bellied Parrot – 44
Turquoise Parrot – 55
Scarlet-chested Parrot – 10
Swift Parrot – 77
Australian Ringneck – 165
Green Rosella – 45
Crimson Rosella – 260
Northern Rosella – 12
Eastern Rosella – 200
Pale-headed Rosella – 114
Western Rosella – 57
Greater Bluebonnet – 45
Naretha Bluebonnet – 2
Red-rumped Parrot – 228
Mulga Parrot – 56
Hooded Parrot – 22
Golden-shouldered Parrot – 10
Red-capped Parrot – 58
Double-eyed Fig-Parrot – 53
Budgerigar – 154
Musk Lorikeet – 141
Little Lorikeet – 44
Purple-crowned Lorikeet – 44
Varied Lorikeet – 12
Rainbow Lorikeet – 371
Scaly-breasted Lorikeet – 100
Papuan Pitta – 7
Noisy Pitta – 78
Rainbow Pitta – 16
Albert’s Lyrebird – 30
Superb Lyrebird – 88
Rufous Scrub-bird – 2
Noisy Scrub-bird – 4
Spotted Catbird – 39
Black-eared Catbird – 0
Green Catbird – 78
Tooth-billed Catbird – 24
Golden Bowerbird – 49
Regent Bowerbird – 116
Satin Bowerbird – 214
Western Bowerbird – 27
Spotted Bowerbird – 27
Great Bowerbird – 84
Fawn-breasted Bowerbird – 18
White-throated Treecreeper – 219
White-browed Treecreeper – 29
Red-browed Treecreeper – 42
Brown Treecreeper – 108
Black-tailed Treecreeper – 11

Rufous Treecreeper – 38
Gray Grasswren – 2
Pilbara Grasswren – 0
Sandhill Grasswren – 2
Rusty Grasswren – 2
Striated Grasswren – 11
White-throated Grasswren – 5
Carpentarian Grasswren – 5
Short-tailed Grasswren – 2
Western Grasswren – 12
Thick-billed Grasswren – 3
Black Grasswren – 0
Eyrean Grasswren – 0
Dusky Grasswren – 12
Kalkadoon Grasswren – 8
Southern Emuwren – 94
Rufous-crowned Emuwren – 6
Mallee Emuwren – 21
Purple-crowned Fairywren – 18
Red-winged Fairywren – 57
Blue-breasted Fairywren – 22
Variegated Fairywren – 280
Lovely Fairywren – 21
Splendid Fairywren – 150
White-winged Fairywren – 60
Red-backed Fairywren – 239
Eastern Spinebill – 182
Western Spinebill – 33
Pied Honeyeater – 13
Yellow-spotted Honeyeater – 21
Lewin’s Honeyeater – 185
White-lined Honeyeater – 4
Kimberley Honeyeater – 0
Graceful Honeyeater – 16
Yellow Honeyeater – 53
White-gaped Honeyeater – 47
White-fronted Honeyeater – 26
Yellow-faced Honeyeater – 186
Yellow-tufted Honeyeater – 108
Purple-gaped Honeyeater – 16
Bell Miner – 96
Noisy Miner – 230
Yellow-throated Miner – 69
Black-eared Miner – 0
Bridled Honeyeater – 26
Eungella Honeyeater – 2
Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater – 101
Little Wattlebird – 176
Western Wattlebird – 27
Regent Honeyeater – 45
Red Wattlebird – 213
Yellow Wattlebird – 40
Varied Honeyeater – 36
Mangrove Honeyeater – 50
Singing Honeyeater – 124
Yellow-plumed Honeyeater – 51
White-plumed Honeyeater – 157
Yellow-tinted Honeyeater – 21
Fuscous Honeyeater – 71
Gray-headed Honeyeater – 12
Gray-fronted Honeyeater – 21
Brown-backed Honeyeater – 65
Bar-breasted Honeyeater – 24
Rufous-banded Honeyeater – 26
Rufous-throated Honeyeater – 37
Gray Honeyeater – 5
Gibber Chat – 0
Yellow Chat – 16
Crimson Chat – 40
Orange Chat – 13
White-fronted Chat – 113
Black Honeyeater – 17
Dusky Myzomela – 49
Red-headed Myzomela – 10
Scarlet Myzomela – 131
Tawny-crowned Honeyeater – 60
Green-backed Honeyeater – 5
Banded Honeyeater – 20
Brown Honeyeater – 249
Crescent Honeyeater – 54
New Holland Honeyeater – 305
White-cheeked Honeyeater – 159
White-streaked Honeyeater – 8
White-eared Honeyeater – 91
Yellow-throated Honeyeater – 27
Blue-faced Honeyeater – 201
White-throated Honeyeater – 135
Gilbert’s Honeyeater – 20
White-naped Honeyeater – 100
Black-headed Honeyeater – 22
Brown-headed Honeyeater – 95
Black-chinned Honeyeater – 37
Strong-billed Honeyeater – 24
Tawny-breasted Honeyeater – 8
Macleay’s Honeyeater – 54
Striped Honeyeater – 103
Painted Honeyeater – 38
Little Friarbird – 129
Helmeted Friarbird – 74
Silver-crowned Friarbird – 16
Noisy Friarbird – 151
Western Bristlebird – 15
Eastern Bristlebird – 42
Rufous Bristlebird – 16
Spotted Pardalote – 233
Forty-spotted Pardalote – 36
Red-browed Pardalote – 18
Striated Pardalote – 216
Pilotbird – 25
Rockwarbler – 49
Fernwren – 8
Yellow-throated Scrubwren – 74
White-browed Scrubwren – 261
Tasmanian Scrubwren – 26
Atherton Scrubwren – 21
Tropical Scrubwren – 2
Large-billed Scrubwren – 93
Scrubtit – 17
Redthroat – 17
Speckled Warbler – 85
Rufous Fieldwren – 16
Striated Fieldwren – 39
Chestnut-rumped Heathwren – 22
Shy Heathwren – 27
Buff-rumped Thornbill – 97
Western Thornbill – 18
Slender-billed Thornbill – 6
Mountain Thornbill – 16
Brown Thornbill – 183
Tasmanian Thornbill – 18
Inland Thornbill – 59
Yellow-rumped Thornbill – 167
Chestnut-rumped Thornbill – 41
Slaty-backed Thornbill – 9
Yellow Thornbill – 90
Striated Thornbill – 59
Weebill – 81
Green-backed Gerygone – 8
Fairy Gerygone – 40
White-throated Gerygone – 116
Large-billed Gerygone – 34
Dusky Gerygone – 0
Brown Gerygone – 99
Western Gerygone – 35
Mangrove Gerygone – 79
Southern Whiteface – 66
Chestnut-breasted Whiteface – 2
Banded Whiteface – 3
Gray-crowned Babbler – 114
White-browed Babbler – 58

Hall’s Babbler – 9
Chestnut-crowned Babbler – 24
Australian Logrunner – 82
Chowchilla – 16
Eastern Whipbird – 100
Western Whipbird – 8
Chiming Wedgebill – 6
Chirruping Wedgebill – 4
Spotted Quail-thrush – 68
Chestnut Quail-thrush – 23
Copperback Quail-thrush – 6
Chestnut-breasted Quail-thrush – 4
Western Quail-thrush – 0
Cinnamon Quail-thrush – 2
Nullarbor Quail-thrush – 2
Yellow-breasted Boatbill – 21
White-breasted Woodswallow – 214
Masked Woodswallow – 37
White-browed Woodswallow – 60
Black-faced Woodswallow – 73
Dusky Woodswallow – 261
Little Woodswallow – 20
Black-backed Butcherbird – 4
Gray Butcherbird – 239
Silver-backed Butcherbird – 16
Pied Butcherbird – 171
Black Butcherbird – 62
Australian Magpie – 424
Pied Currawong – 225
Black Currawong – 46
Gray Currawong – 75
Ground Cuckooshrike – 36
Barred Cuckooshrike – 52
Black-faced Cuckooshrike – 288
White-bellied Cuckooshrike – 183
White-winged Triller – 107
Varied Triller – 141
Common Cicadabird – 93
Varied Sittella – 184
Crested Shrike-tit – 130
Little Shrikethrush – 86
Sandstone Shrikethrush – 7
Gray Shrikethrush – 231
Bower’s Shrikethrush – 17
Olive Whistler – 44
Red-lored Whistler – 5
Gilbert’s Whistler – 18
Golden Whistler – 338
Western Whistler – 29
Black-tailed Whistler – 13
Gray Whistler – 18
Rufous Whistler – 380
White-breasted Whistler – 14
Crested Bellbird – 31
Olive-backed Oriole – 193
Green Oriole – 44
Australasian Figbird – 268
Spangled Drongo – 174
Northern Fantail – 63
Willie-wagtail – 346
Rufous Fantail – 168
Arafura Fantail – 14
Gray Fantail – 357
Mangrove Fantail – 5
White-eared Monarch – 58
Black-faced Monarch – 151
Black-winged Monarch – 11
Spectacled Monarch – 114
Frill-necked Monarch – 7
Pied Monarch – 26
Magpie-lark – 260
Leaden Flycatcher – 358
Broad-billed Flycatcher – 43
Satin Flycatcher – 135
Restless Flycatcher – 149
Paperbark Flycatcher – 46
Shining Flycatcher – 95
Torresian Crow – 68
Little Crow – 13
Australian Raven – 136
Little Raven – 58
Forest Raven – 19
White-winged Chough – 163
Apostlebird – 157
Trumpet Manucode – 3
Paradise Riflebird – 44
Victoria’s Riflebird – 65
Magnificent Riflebird – 12
Jacky-winter – 157
Lemon-bellied Flycatcher – 57
Scarlet Robin – 264
Red-capped Robin – 176
Flame Robin – 154
Rose Robin – 176
Pink Robin – 68
Hooded Robin – 122
Dusky Robin – 29
White-faced Robin – 8
Pale-yellow Robin – 84
Eastern Yellow Robin – 390
Western Yellow Robin – 34
White-breasted Robin – 32
Mangrove Robin – 39
White-browed Robin – 24
Buff-sided Robin – 13
Gray-headed Robin – 47
Northern Scrub-Robin – 4
Southern Scrub-Robin – 25
Australasian Bushlark – 107
Eurasian Skylark – 395
Welcome Swallow – 362
Fairy Martin – 109
Tree Martin – 143
White-backed Swallow – 16
Australian Reed-Warbler – 161
Spinifex-bird – 9
Little Grassbird – 51
Brown Songlark – 41
Tawny Grassbird – 139
Rufous Songlark – 85
Zitting Cisticola – 481
Golden-headed Cisticola – 352
Australian Yellow White-eye – 16
Silver-eye – 327
Bassian Thrush – 151
Russet-tailed Thrush – 147
Song Thrush – 445
Metallic Starling – 71
Mistletoebird – 213
Olive-backed Sunbird – 309
Eastern Yellow Wagtail – 304
Australasian Pipit – 295
Painted Firetail – 15
Beautiful Firetail – 75
Red-eared Firetail – 44
Diamond Firetail – 84
Red-browed Firetail – 341
Crimson Finch – 102
Star Finch – 12
Plum-headed Finch – 81
Zebra Finch – 181
Double-barred Finch – 182
Masked Finch – 12
Long-tailed Finch – 31
Black-throated Finch – 41
Blue-faced Parrotfinch – 27
Gouldian Finch – 38
Yellow-rumped Munia – 3
Chestnut-breasted Munia – 196
Pictorella Munia – 12