Rufous Fantail

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Rufous FantailGenus: Rhipidura
Species: Rhipidura (Howeavis) rufifrons
Common names: Rufous Fantail
ALA reference

This active little bird with its permanently fanned tail is another visitor to the birdbath. It flits about near the ground or in the lower tree canopy hunting for small insects.

(September 2012)