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Western Whistler

Pachycephala occidentalis

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Chunky, rounded songbird with heavy, thick bill, found only in southwestern Australia. Male has olive-yellow back, black head, white chin, bright yellow underparts, and black-tipped gray tail. Female plain gray above, and paler gray below, with buffy belly. Formerly considered a subspecies of Golden Whistler. Calls include a loud piercing whistle with a whip-like ending.

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