One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A secretive warbler that frequents thickets of spinifex in central Australia.
Eremiornis carteri, family Sylviidae
- ‘Red-tailed black cockatoos fly noisily overhead while the small spinifexbird perches in the dense grass below.’
- ‘Others, like the spinifexbird and white-winged fairly-wren, also occur far from water, but appear to be resident through good seasons and poor.’
- ‘Bird species of regional significance include the peregrine falcon Falco peregrinus, bush thick-knee Burhinus grallarius, spinifexbird Eremiornis carteri and redthroat Sericornis brunneus 5.’
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