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Nocturnal BirdAegotheles cristatus

Australian Owlet-nightjar

Aegotheles cristatus at Suppressed - 12 Jan 2018

Identification history

Nocturnal Bird Aegotheles cristatus 14 Jan 2018 ChrisDavey
Nocturnal Bird Aegotheles cristatus 13 Jan 2018 KMcCue

Author's notes

We walked past the tree and the bird flew out of a hollow and landed on the branch, both going to and from our destination, at 3pm and 4 pm approximately.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 12 Jan 2018 7:07 AM Recorded on
  • KMcCue Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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