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WaterfowlTadorna tadornoides

Australian Shelduck at Maffra, NSW

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Tadorna tadornoides at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019
Tadorna tadornoides at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019
Tadorna tadornoides at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019

Identification history

Waterfowl Tadorna tadornoides 13 Feb 2019 natureguy
Waterfowl Tadorna tadornoides 13 Feb 2019 JackieMiles

Author's notes

Nice easy species to count accurately, being twice the size of all the other ducks present. Not sure what all these waterfowl were finding to eat on Maffra Lake, which is currently very low.

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Nearby Sightings

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Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019
Anas castanea (Chestnut Teal) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 148.989647-36.544896
  • Altitude 880.0m
  • Places Maffra, NSW

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 49 Abundance
  • 11 Feb 2019 9:19 AM Recorded on
  • JackieMiles Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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