Diurnal, Sedentary and often banding inloose groups out of breeding Very weak in flight. Breeding pairs establish territories.
Shrubland Stone Country, Mallee; acacia spinifex on sandy areas.
Breeding season - after rain, 2; white, with spots of reddish-brown and lilac. Female alone nestbuilds, incubates and broods, the assists in feeding. Incubation period 13-14 days, young fledge 11-12 days.
Omnivore, Seeds; insects.
|| Striated Grasswren
|| Amytornis striatus
|| Near Threatened
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