Other - smaller than magpieAcanthiza pusilla   

Brown Thornbill at ANBG

Acanthiza pusilla at ANBG - 14 Apr 2017

Identification history

Other - smaller than magpie Acanthiza pusilla 21 Apr 2017 ChrisDavey Confirmed
Other - smaller than magpie Acanthiza pusilla 19 Apr 2017 RyuCallawayMultiple Significant Sightings - RyuCallaway has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - RyuCallaway has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - RyuCallaway joined us in 2014! Suggested
Unidentified 14 Apr 2017 QwertyBulk Reporter - Qwerty has reported over 100 sightings! Pending ID

1 comment

ChrisDavey wrote:
   21 Apr 2017
I had thought Brown Thornbill but not entirely happy. I have shown the image to others who are also not entirely happy but the general consensus is Brown Thornbill. I think the problem lies with the angle of the photo. Given the location, BT is most likely. Chris

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Acacia constablei at ANBG - 23 Dec 2000
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Scaevola albida var. albida at ANBG - 22 Dec 2000
Persoonia laurina subsp. leiogyna at ANBG - 22 Dec 2000
Pelargonium rodneyanum at ANBG - 21 Dec 2000
Grevillea buxifolia subsp. buxifolia at ANBG - 20 Dec 2000
Rhytidosporum prostratum at ANBG - 20 Dec 2000
Grevillea sphacelata at ANBG - 20 Dec 2000
Maytenus silvestris at ANBG - 20 Dec 2000
Prostanthera walteri at ANBG - 17 Nov 2000
Acalypha nemorum at ANBG - 17 Nov 2000
Bertya brownii at ANBG - 17 Nov 2000
Boronia subulifolia at ANBG - 17 Nov 2000
Grevillea renwickiana at ANBG - 17 Nov 2000
Stackhousia spathulata at ANBG - 10 Nov 2000
Pomaderris elachophylla at ANBG - 27 Oct 2000
Melaleuca squamea at ANBG - 21 Oct 2000
Micromyrtus sessilis at ANBG - 21 Oct 2000
Xerochrysum viscosum at ANBG - 21 Oct 2000
Acacia subtilinervis at ANBG - 11 Oct 2000
Leucopogon fraseri at ANBG - 27 Sep 2000

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  • Coordinates 149.109195-35.276339

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