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Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (TBC)

Unidentified at Suppressed - 9 Oct 2019

Identification history

Insufficient or inconclusive evidence 13 Oct 2019 natureguy


Comments from moderator

Cannot see any bird in the picture and description and suggestion do not match.
Magpie or larger Ptilonorhynchus violaceus 9 Oct 2019 katyp23

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Author's notes

Lyrebird calling, mimicking lorikeets, kookaburras and crows.

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   9 Oct 2019
Lyrebirds would not occur there (wrong habitat for starters), and you've suggested bowerbird but they don't really mimic? I can't see the bird in the pic either?

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