Australian Logrunner (species: Orthonyx temminckii) in Tooloom NP (Gaia Guide)
Orthonyx temminckii
Australian Logrunner

©David Cook: Male Australian Logrunner (Orthonyx temminckii)

©Peter Kuttner: Male Australian Logrunner (Orthonyx temminckii)

©Tom Tarrant: Male Australian Logrunner (Orthonyx temminckii)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Orthonychidae
Genus Orthonyx
Species Orthonyx temminckii
Status least concern



Distinguishing features

Females are distinguished from males by the orange at their throat.


  • From 17 cm to 20 cm (Length of specimen)


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Distribution and habitat preferences

Its natural habitats are temperate forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. (Wikipedia)

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