Waxbills (Estrildidae)

Diamond Firetail (Stagonopleura guttata) - HBW 15, p. 352

French: Diamant à gouttelettes German: Diamantamadine Spanish: Diamante Moteado
Other common names: Diamond Sparrow/Finch, Spot(ted)-sided Finch

Taxonomy: Loxia guttata Shaw, 1796, New Holland = Sydney region, New South Wales, Australia.
Has been placed in genus Emblema. Monotypic.

Distribution: SE Australia from SC & SE Queensland S to SE South Australia (S to S Eyre Peninsula and Kangaroo I) and S Victoria.