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Nocturnal BirdPodargus strigoides

Tawny Frogmouth at Red Hill Nature Reserve

Podargus strigoides at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Jan 2018

Identification history

Nocturnal Bird Podargus strigoides 10 Jan 2018 ChrisDavey
Nocturnal Bird Podargus strigoides 6 Jan 2018 KL

Author's notes

pair of Frogmouth owls

2 comments

ChrisDavey wrote:
   10 Jan 2018
Many thanks for the posting. For interest Frogmouths are not owls. They are in a different family. One difference is that unlike Owls they do not hunt with their feet. Chris
KL wrote:
   10 Jan 2018
Chris - thank you, now I understand why it is not an owl. There seems to be a lot of nocturnal bird activity over the last few months up on Red Hill (Hughes side).

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Nearby Sightings

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Scleroderma sp. (Earth balls) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jun 2019 Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Jun 2019 Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Mar 2019 Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Mar 2019 Acacia implexa (Hickory Wattle) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Feb 2019 Suhpalacsa sp. (genus) (Owlfly) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Jan 2019 Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jan 2019 Eucalyptus rossii (Inland Scribbly Gum) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2019 Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2018 Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Dec 2018 Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Dec 2018 Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Dec 2018 Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Dec 2018 Cassinia longifolia (Shiny Cassinia, Cauliflower Bush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2018 Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2018 Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Dec 2018 Lalage tricolor (White-winged Triller) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Nov 2018 Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Nov 2018 Eucalyptus mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Nov 2018 Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Nov 2018 Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018 Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Oct 2018 Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Oct 2018 Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Oct 2018 Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Sep 2018 Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Sep 2018 Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Sep 2018 Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Sep 2018 Cacomantis flabelliformis (Fan-tailed Cuckoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Sep 2018 Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Mar 2018 Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Mar 2018 Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2018 Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Feb 2018 Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Feb 2018 Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Feb 2018 Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Feb 2018 Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2018 Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Jan 2018 Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Jan 2018 Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Jan 2018 Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2018 Sedum sp. (A stonecrop) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Dec 2017
Scleroderma sp. (Earth balls) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jun 2019
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Jun 2019
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Mar 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Mar 2019
Acacia implexa (Hickory Wattle) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Feb 2019
Suhpalacsa sp. (genus) (Owlfly) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Jan 2019
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jan 2019
Eucalyptus rossii (Inland Scribbly Gum) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2019
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2018
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Dec 2018
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Dec 2018
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Dec 2018
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Dec 2018
Cassinia longifolia (Shiny Cassinia, Cauliflower Bush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2018
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2018
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Dec 2018
Lalage tricolor (White-winged Triller) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Nov 2018
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Nov 2018
Eucalyptus mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Nov 2018
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Nov 2018
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Oct 2018
Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Oct 2018
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Oct 2018
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Sep 2018
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Sep 2018
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Sep 2018
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Sep 2018
Cacomantis flabelliformis (Fan-tailed Cuckoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Sep 2018
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Mar 2018
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Mar 2018
Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2018
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Feb 2018
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Feb 2018
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Feb 2018
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Feb 2018
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2018
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Jan 2018
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Jan 2018
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Jan 2018
Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2018
Sedum sp. (A stonecrop) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Dec 2017

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

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  • 6 Jan 2018 9:15 PM Recorded on
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