An early unsigned watercolour of a Fuscous Honeyeater based on the lower half of plate 281 in John Gould's, The Birds of Australia.
With an accompanying sheet of hand written letterpress.
Modern common name Fuscous Honeyeater, Yellow-tinted Honeyeater & Pale-yellow Honeyeater.
Modern binomial name Lichenostomus fuscus
First described Gould 1837
Distribution WA, NT, QLD, NSW & VIC
Reference Readers Digest Book of Birds 2nd ed 1986 Page: 521, ill. 521