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Nocturnal BirdAegotheles cristatus   

Australian Owlet-nightjar at Mulligans Flat

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Aegotheles cristatus at Mulligans Flat - 1 Oct 2018
Aegotheles cristatus at Mulligans Flat - 1 Oct 2018
Aegotheles cristatus at Mulligans Flat - 1 Oct 2018

Identification history

Nocturnal Bird Aegotheles cristatus 29 Oct 2018 natureguy

Author's notes

Again, very poor photos. I retreated into its hollow when we came any closer and after waiting half an hour it did not come back out.

2 comments

natureguy wrote:
   29 Oct 2018
   29 Oct 2018
Note CNM automatically links sightings of the same species and coordinates that are within a few hundred metres. See the clock icon next to the scientific name at the top.

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Nearby Sightings

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Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at Mulligans Flat - 9 Dec 2018 Aegotheles cristatus (Australian Owlet-nightjar) at Mulligans Flat - 15 Sep 2018 Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Mulligans Flat - 17 Apr 2018 Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Mulligans Flat - 3 Nov 2017 Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Mulligans Flat - 31 Mar 2017
Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at Mulligans Flat - 9 Dec 2018
Aegotheles cristatus (Australian Owlet-nightjar) at Mulligans Flat - 15 Sep 2018
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Mulligans Flat - 17 Apr 2018
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Mulligans Flat - 3 Nov 2017
Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Mulligans Flat - 31 Mar 2017

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 1 Oct 2018 2:10 PM Recorded on
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