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A flocks of Doolor love bird baths during warm days where they can drink, cool off, socialise, and chirp the day away.

Small Songbirds Bushland Heathland

Noongar Names: Doolor

Scientific Name: Zosterops lateralis

Conservation Status: Least concern

Threats: Cat predation and habitat loss

Will they visit?: They frequently visit home gardens with dense vegetation

Natural Distribution: Common and widespread throughout the South West and Perth region

Habitat at a Glance

See Habitat Guide for more detail

Shelter: Dense vegetation

Diet: Insects, invertebrates, seeds, nectar, and fruit

Water: Bird baths

ReWild Benefit: Pest control and pollination

ReWild Benefits

Small songbirds help to control pest species within the ecosystem. Silvereyes are pollinators of native plants and help create a more connected ecosystem. Visit BirdLife Australia to learn more about our native birds of prey. If you have seen one in your neighbourhood or around the home you can record your sighting on Birdata and help scientists monitor their population

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