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Cereopsis novaehollandiae

Cape Barren Goose at National Zoo and Aquarium

Cereopsis novaehollandiae at National Zoo and Aquarium - 3 Jun 2015
Cereopsis novaehollandiae at National Zoo and Aquarium - 3 Jun 2015
Cereopsis novaehollandiae at National Zoo and Aquarium - 3 Jun 2015
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Cereopsis novaehollandiae 3 Feb 2016 michaelb

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4 comments

   7 Feb 2016
Should we really be including zoo birds!?
michaelb wrote:
   8 Feb 2016
This is a beautiful Australian native bird, which is residing in Canberra, there is no reason not to include it. There are lots of Australian native plants, which have come from other parts of Australia, as well as even more plants that have come from other countries, and these have been included.
   8 Feb 2016
Of course, it would be okay to include vagrants or even birds that have escaped, as long as it is seen in the open- It is just that I'm pretty sure this would have been a captive individual pretty much inside its 'cage' (the zoo).

There are about 3 isolated occurrences 100-200kms away of probably released or escaped birds, but closest real occurrences are over 500kms away near melbourne.

Have a look at
http://canberrabirds.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/ACT_annotated_birds_checklist_17Dec14.pdf
and
http://ebird.org/ebird/australia/map/cabgoo1
for more info.
michaelb wrote:
   8 Feb 2016
This is not the COG website.

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Pavo cristatus (Indian Peafowl) at National Zoo and Aquarium - 28 Jul 2015 by michaelb
Canis lupus (Dingo / Wild Dog) at National Zoo and Aquarium - 28 Jul 2015 by michaelb
Pavo cristatus (Indian Peafowl) at National Zoo and Aquarium - 3 Jun 2015 by michaelb
Dromaius novaehollandiae (Emu) at National Zoo and Aquarium - 3 Jun 2015 by michaelb
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Phascolarctos cinereus (Koala) at National Zoo and Aquarium - 3 Jun 2015 by michaelb

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Non-local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 3 Jun 2015 05:53 PM Recorded on
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