Red-eared Firetail (Stagonopleura oculata) - HBW 15, p. 352
French: Diamant oculé
Spanish: Diamante Orejirrojo
Other common names: Red-eared Finch/Firetail-finch
Taxonomy: Fringilla oculata Quoy and Gaimard, 1830, King George Sound, Western Australia.
Present species and S. bella have sometimes been placed in a separate genus, Zonaeginthus. Monotypic.
Distribution: SW Western Australia from Darling Range S to Manjimup and Pemberton, and E along coast to Cape Le Grand National Park and Israelite Bay.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A freshly bathed male.
Locality Bridgetown, Western Australia, Australia
Andrew Shaw 10 March 2010 21 weeks ago 3.5
perched in riverside vegetation
Locality Albany, Western Australia, Australia
Mat Gilfedder 24 April 2007 3 years ago 2.7
Red-eared Firetail perched in a tree
Locality Wungong Reservoir, Armadale, Western Australia, Australia
Rhonda Hansch 24 September 2010 1 year ago 2.5
- No sound recordings available yet