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ParrotPlatycercus eximius   

Eastern Rosella

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Platycercus eximius at Suppressed - 17 Nov 2018
Platycercus eximius at Suppressed - 17 Nov 2018

Identification history

Parrot Platycercus eximius 19 Nov 2018 natureguy
Parrot Platycercus eximius 18 Nov 2018 BIrdsinCanberra

Author's notes

While on the north side of Red Hill I came upon a eucalyptus tree with a long hollow in it. I saw a pair of Eastern Rosellas apparently comfortable at the hollow. I thought they had staked out their claim to the hollow. Then a Crimson Rosella arrived on the scene, who was chased off shortly afterwards by Gang-gangs.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 17 Nov 2018 7:16 AM Recorded on
  • BIrdsinCanberra Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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