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Yellow-throated Miner

The Biyooro are not very common and only found in a few small pockets in Perth's suburbs

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Noongar Names: Biyooro

Scientific Name: Manorina flavigula

Conservation Status: Least concern

Threats: Cat predation

Will they visit?: Frequent visitor to home gardens located near their natural habitat

Natural Distribution: Only found in a few small pockets throughout Perth’s suburbs

Habitat at a Glance

See Habitat Guide for more detail

Shelter: Yellow-throated Miners build nests in shrubs and trees

Diet: Nectar, insects, fruits and honeydew

Water: Bird baths

ReWild Benefit: Pollination and pest control

ReWild Benefits

Yellow-throated Miners pollinate native plants and help to create a more connected ecosystem throughout the landscape. Visit BirdLife Australia to learn more about these native birds and record any sightings via Birdata to help scientists monitor their population.

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