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Chestnut Teal at Maffra, NSW

Anas castanea at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019

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Author's notes

The bird in the middle is a male Chestnut Teal. Though the head is not visible it was conspicuously glossy green, so not a Shoveler. There were also some Shovelers present (c. 10) but I didn't get photos.

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Location information

  • Coordinates 148.989020-36.545105
  • Altitude 880.0m
  • Places Maffra, NSW

Species information

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

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 11 Feb 2019 Recorded on
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