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A small bird with a black crown, grey-brown back and white underparts,
shows orange wing patches in flight. Eye-ring, base of bill, legs and
feet all yellow. Immature bird has grey head. Forages head-down on high
branches and tree trunks. Usually in groups, flying quickly between
'seewit-seewee'; chip-chip contact calls.
1: 'seewit call' by a single bird.
Call 2: contact calls as a group
flies overhead; a White-browed Scrubwren chatters to begin with.
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