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ParrotPolytelis swainsonii   

3 Superb Parrot at Hughes Garran Woodland

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Polytelis swainsonii at Hughes Garran Woodland - 23 Feb 2019
Polytelis swainsonii at Hughes Garran Woodland - 23 Feb 2019

Identification history

Parrot Polytelis swainsonii 27 Feb 2019 natureguy
Parrot Polytelis swainsonii 26 Feb 2019 BIrdsinCanberra

Author's notes

I saw two male Superb Parrots on the ground feeding among the long grass. There was a juvenile male Australian King-parrot near these two Superb Parrots that kept trying to push the Superb Parrots away.

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 23 Feb 2019 8:38 AM Recorded on
  • BIrdsinCanberra Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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