(Taeniopygia bichenovii annulosa).
There are two distinct races of Double-barred finches, this bird is an example of the western race which has a black rump.
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Mallee ringneck (Barnardius zonarius barnardi)
Mallee ringneck (Barnardius zonarius barnardi) showing the crimson frontal band, a distinguishing feature among the four subspecies of Port Lincoln ringneck, shared only with the Western Australian subspecies. Gluepot Reserve, near Waikerie, Riverland, South Australia, Australia
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