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1 Little Buttonquail at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve

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Turnix velox at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2018
Turnix velox at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2018
Turnix velox at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2018

Identification history

Intermediate size Turnix velox 16 Dec 2018 natureguy
Turnix velox 16 Dec 2018 TidNam

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Author's notes

suspected Little Button Quail. ref Menkhorst et al. Rufous colouring on underside so chose ID this rather than Painted Button Quail

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natureguy wrote:
   16 Dec 2018
Nice sighting, this species is rarely found in the ACT. Thanks for posting it.

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Persicaria hydropiper (Water Pepper) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 23 Feb 2020 by Thommo17
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 7 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 19 Nov 2018 by Judith Roach
Cicadidae sp. (family) (Unidentified cicada) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 18 Nov 2018 by PeterR
Strepera versicolor (Grey Currawong) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 8 Jul 2018 by JohnBundock
Chalcites lucidus (Shining Bronze-Cuckoo) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock
Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 28 Dec 2017 by RodDeb
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 5 Dec 2017 by JohnBundock
Epilobium sp. (A Willow Herb) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock
Cacomantis variolosus (Brush Cuckoo) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock
Rhipidura rufifrons (Rufous Fantail) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock
Verbascum virgatum (Green Mullein) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 17 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock
Austrogomphus guerini (Yellow-striped Hunter) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 17 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 4 Nov 2016 by JohnBundock
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 3 Nov 2016 by JohnBundock
Gerygone olivacea (White-throated Gerygone) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 23 Oct 2016 by roymcd
Isoodon obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2016 by RyuCallaway
Falcunculus frontatus (Crested Shrike-tit) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 24 Jul 2016 by JohnBundock
Notechis scutatus (Common Tiger Snake) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 3 Apr 2016 by JohnBundock
Prostanthera lasianthos (Victorian Christmas Bush) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 22 Nov 2015 by galah681
Hypericum japonicum (Creeping St John's Wort) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 22 Nov 2015 by galah681

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Species information

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

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 9 Dec 2018 Recorded on
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