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Spinebill, Western
 
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Scientific Name:
Acanthorhynchus superciliosus
Location(s):
Australasia, Australia, Global Read more
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IUCN
The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as common (Morcombe 2000). ...
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Wikipedia
Like other honeyeaters, the Western Spinebill feeds on nectar. It tends to obtain its nectar from lower shrubs than most other honeyeaters, including Banksia, Dryandra, Grevillea, Adenanthos and Verticordia.[ 2] It also feeds from trees of Banksia and Eucalyptus, and from herbs such as Anigozanthos. In addition to nectar, it feeds on insects that it captures in the air or on plants. ...
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