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ParrotPolytelis swainsonii  

7 Superb Parrot at Gungahlin, ACT

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Polytelis swainsonii at Gungahlin, ACT - 26 Sep 2019
Polytelis swainsonii at Gungahlin, ACT - 26 Sep 2019
Polytelis swainsonii at Gungahlin, ACT - 26 Sep 2019

Identification history

Parrot Polytelis swainsonii 29 Sep 2019 natureguy
Parrot Polytelis swainsonii 29 Sep 2019 dannymccreadie

Significant sighting

  29 Sep 2019

Very large group size of this threatened species.

Author's notes

I counted a flock of 124 Superb Parrots feeding together with other birds on a recently seeded paddock in Gungahlin. Some were also drinking from nearby puddles of standing water.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 124 Abundance
  • 26 Sep 2019 5:15 PM Recorded on
  • dannymccreadie Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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