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Callocephalon fimbriatum

Gang-gang Cockatoo at suppressed

Callocephalon fimbriatum at suppressed - 4 Jan 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum at suppressed - 4 Jan 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum at suppressed - 4 Jan 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum at suppressed - 4 Jan 2019
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Identification history

Callocephalon fimbriatum 5 Jan 2019 RyuCallaway
Callocephalon fimbriatum 4 Jan 2019 JackyF

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Author's notes

My eighth observation of gang gangs at this hollow in last two weeks. Male with distinctive bald patch around left eye (photo 1), bottom up feeding young in hollow (photo 2) , definite baby bird feeding noises heard three times. Female on nearby branch chewing bark (top right of photo 3). Photo 4 shows female in hollow on previous evening 3 Jan at 8.20pm.

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 4 Jan 2019 08:22 PM Recorded on
  • JackyF Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site
  • True Repeat Observation
  • Mixed Gender
  • Seen entering hollow Hollow nester behaviour

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  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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