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Australian Owlet-nightjar at Red Hill Nature Reserve

Aegotheles cristatus at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Dec 2017

Identification history

Nocturnal Bird Aegotheles cristatus 14 Dec 2017 ChrisDavey
Nocturnal Bird Aegotheles cristatus 14 Dec 2017 KL

Author's notes

Identified by churning sound

1 comment

KL wrote:
   16 Dec 2017
Sadly 16 December 2017, I found a dismembered owl next to the tree.

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Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Oct 2019 Goodenia pinnatifida (Scrambled Eggs) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Oct 2019 Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Oct 2019 Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Oct 2019 Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2019 Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2019 Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Oct 2019 Eucalyptus cinerea subsp. cinerea (Argyle Apple) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Oct 2019 Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Sep 2019 Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Sep 2019 Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Sep 2019 Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Sep 2019 Perga sp. (genus) (Steel Blue Sawfly or Spitfire) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Sep 2019 Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Sep 2019 Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Sep 2019 Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Aug 2019 Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 25 Aug 2019 Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Aug 2019 Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Aug 2019 Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Aug 2019 Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Aug 2019 Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Aug 2019 Ptilotula penicillatus (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Aug 2019 Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Aug 2019 Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Aug 2019 Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 7 Aug 2019 Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 7 Aug 2019 Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Jul 2019 Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Jul 2019 Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2019 Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2019 Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2019 Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2019 Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Jul 2019 Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Jul 2019 Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Jul 2019 Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 20 Jun 2019 Billardiera heterophylla (Western Australian Bluebell Creeper) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Jun 2019 Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jun 2019 Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jun 2019 Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jun 2019 Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 May 2019 zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 20 Apr 2019 Acacia implexa (Hickory Wattle) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Mar 2019 Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2019 Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Mar 2019 Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Mar 2019 Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 3 Mar 2019 Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 3 Feb 2019 Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Jan 2019 Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2019 Eupoecila australasiae (Fiddler Beetle) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2019 Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Jan 2019 Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 7 Jan 2019 Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Jan 2019 Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Dec 2018 Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Dec 2018 Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Dec 2018 Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Dec 2018 Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Dec 2018 Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Dec 2018 Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Dec 2018 Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 25 Nov 2018 Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Nov 2018 Goodenia pinnatifida (Scrambled Eggs) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Nov 2018 Goodenia pinnatifida (Scrambled Eggs) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Nov 2018 Polyporus arcularius at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Nov 2018 Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 5 Nov 2018 Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Oct 2018 Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Oct 2018 Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 3 Sep 2018 Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 5 Aug 2018 Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 May 2018 Tiliqua scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Apr 2018 Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Feb 2018 Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 25 Jan 2018 Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2018 Bossiaea buxifolia (Bush Pea) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Jan 2018 Aegotheles cristatus (Australian Owlet-nightjar) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Dec 2017 Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Dec 2017 Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Apr 2015
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Oct 2019
Goodenia pinnatifida (Scrambled Eggs) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Oct 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Oct 2019
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Oct 2019
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2019
Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Oct 2019
Eucalyptus cinerea subsp. cinerea (Argyle Apple) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Oct 2019
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Sep 2019
Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Sep 2019
Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Sep 2019
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Sep 2019
Perga sp. (genus) (Steel Blue Sawfly or Spitfire) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Sep 2019
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Sep 2019
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Sep 2019
Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Aug 2019
Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 25 Aug 2019
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Aug 2019
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Aug 2019
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Aug 2019
Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Aug 2019
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Aug 2019
Ptilotula penicillatus (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Aug 2019
Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Aug 2019
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Aug 2019
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 7 Aug 2019
Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 7 Aug 2019
Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Jul 2019
Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Jul 2019
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2019
Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2019
Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2019
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2019
Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Jul 2019
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Jul 2019
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Jul 2019
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 20 Jun 2019
Billardiera heterophylla (Western Australian Bluebell Creeper) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Jun 2019
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jun 2019
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jun 2019
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jun 2019
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 May 2019
zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 20 Apr 2019
Acacia implexa (Hickory Wattle) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Mar 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2019
Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Mar 2019
Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Mar 2019
Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 3 Mar 2019
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 3 Feb 2019
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Jan 2019
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2019
Eupoecila australasiae (Fiddler Beetle) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2019
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Jan 2019
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 7 Jan 2019
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Jan 2019
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Dec 2018
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Dec 2018
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Dec 2018
Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Dec 2018
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Dec 2018
Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Dec 2018
Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Dec 2018
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 25 Nov 2018
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Nov 2018
Goodenia pinnatifida (Scrambled Eggs) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Nov 2018
Goodenia pinnatifida (Scrambled Eggs) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Nov 2018
Polyporus arcularius at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Nov 2018
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 5 Nov 2018
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Oct 2018
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Oct 2018
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 3 Sep 2018
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 5 Aug 2018
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 May 2018
Tiliqua scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Apr 2018
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Feb 2018
Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Feb 2018
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 25 Jan 2018
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2018
Bossiaea buxifolia (Bush Pea) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Jan 2018
Aegotheles cristatus (Australian Owlet-nightjar) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Dec 2017
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Dec 2017
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Apr 2015

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