ParrotPolytelis swainsonii

Superb Parrot at Bruce, ACT

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Polytelis swainsonii at Bruce, ACT - 20 Dec 2017
Polytelis swainsonii at Bruce, ACT - 20 Dec 2017
Polytelis swainsonii at Bruce, ACT - 20 Dec 2017

Identification history

Parrot Polytelis swainsonii 20 Dec 2017 ChrisDaveySignificant Sighting - ChrisDavey has made a recognised, significant sighting!
Parrot Polytelis swainsonii 20 Dec 2017 Alison MiltonMultiple Significant Sightings - Alison Milton has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Alison Milton has reported over 500 sightings!

2 comments

   21 Dec 2017
Thanks Alison. Recent research where small satellite trackers were placed on the back of adult birds feeding young at Throsby has highlighted how important planted eucalypts like this Red Box are important for this species.
Laura wrote:
   21 Dec 2017
Great shots! :)

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.099738-35.246033
  • Altitude 626.1m
  • Locations Bruce, ACT

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened

Sighting information

  • 8 Abundance
  • Alison Milton Recorded by
  • 20 Dec 2017 Recorded on
  • Website Reported via
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