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ParrotPolytelis swainsonii

Superb Parrot at Parkes, ACT

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Polytelis swainsonii at Parkes, ACT - 15 Jan 2017
Polytelis swainsonii at Parkes, ACT - 15 Jan 2017

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Author's notes

Apologies for terrible photo - Male, Female and Begging Juvenile Superb Parrot at the NGA Sculpture Garden. Male doing the feeding. In and around the area for about an hour. I have audio that will help ID - happy to send separately.


   14 Jan 2017
Audio is available to help ID if necessary - sorry for terrible photo but thought it an important record.
   17 Jan 2017
No problem with id. The tail gives it away! Chris

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 14 Jan 2017 Recorded on
  • jksmits Recorded by

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