Todiramphus sanctus

1 Sacred Kingfisher at Paddys River, ACT

Todiramphus sanctus at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019
Todiramphus sanctus at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019
Todiramphus sanctus at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019
Todiramphus sanctus at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019
Todiramphus sanctus at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019
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Todiramphus sanctus 2 Mar 2019 natureguy
Todiramphus sanctus 1 Mar 2019 RodDeb

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watched this gorgeous Sacred Kingisher for about half an hour eating Locusts, most times he found a spot behind a branch to eat them but then came out to look for more.

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Trapezites phigalioides (Montane Ochre) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Jan 2023 by RAllen
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Genduara punctigera (Spotted Clear Winged Snout Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Jan 2023 by RAllen
Calomela curtisi (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Dec 2022 by KorinneM
Orthorhinus cylindrirostris (Elephant Weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Dec 2022 by KorinneM
Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Dec 2022 by KorinneM
Caenoplana sulphurea (A Flatworm) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Drymaplaneta sp. (genus) (Unidentified Wood Runner) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Tetratheca bauerifolia (Heath Pink-bells) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Dacryopinax spathularia (Dacryopinax spathularia) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Praxis edwardsii (Edward's Praxis) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Stereum hirsutum (Hairy Curtain Crust) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Praxibulus sp. (genus) (A grasshopper) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Gonipterus scutellatus (Eucalyptus snout beetle, gum tree weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Stereum sp. at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Coronidium monticola (Mountain Button Everlasting) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Brachyscome spathulata (Coarse Daisy, Spoon-leaved Daisy) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Perperus sp. (Unidentified Perperus weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Tipulidae or Limoniidae (family) (Unidentified Crane Fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Halone sinuata (Rock Lichen Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Thysanotus sp. at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Feb 2022 by Bugologist
Timoconia flammeata (Bright Shield-skipper) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by Christine
Geitoneura acantha (Ringed Xenica) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock
Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock
Paralucia aurifera (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by Christine
Geitoneura acantha (Ringed Xenica) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by Christine
Paralucia aurifera (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock
Aades cultratus (Weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Gonipterus pulverulentus (Eucalyptus weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Dec 2021 by Harrisi
Calotis scabiosifolia var. integrifolia (Rough Burr-daisy) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by JaneR
Lomandra longifolia (Spiny-headed Mat-rush, Honey Reed) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by JaneR
Pimelea linifolia (Slender Rice Flower) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by JaneR
Leptotarsus (Leptotarsus) clavatus (A crane fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RAllen
Dictyotus conspicuus (A shield or stink bug) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Oct 2021 by RAllen
Diarsia intermixta (Chevron Cutworm, Orange Peel Moth.) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Oct 2021 by Harrisi
Amycterus morbillosus (A terrestrial weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Oct 2021 by Harrisi
Paralucia aurifera (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Feb 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Feb 2021 by JasonC
Acritoscincus platynotus (Red-throated Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Dec 2020 by BrianHerps
Perperus sp. (genus) (Weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Yoyetta denisoni (Black Firetail Cicada) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Johnrehnia contraria (Cockroach) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by trevorpreston
Scolopendromorpha (order) (A centipede) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by trevorpreston
Leptospermum continentale (Prickly Teatree) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Cabasa pulchella (Robber fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Bermius brachycerus (A grasshopper) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Cirphula pyrrhocnemis (Variable Cirphula) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Dichondra repens (Kidney Weed) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Echinopogon sp. (Hedgehog Grass) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Lagenophora stipitata (Common Lagenophora) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Cynoglossum australe (Australian Forget-me-not) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Gryllotalpa sp. (genus) (Mole Cricket) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Senecio hispidulus (Hill Fireweed) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Coronidium scorpioides (Button Everlasting) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by trevorpreston
Grevillea lanigera (Woolly Grevillea) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Pomaderris eriocephala (Woolly-head Pomaderris) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Banksia marginata (Silver Banksia) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Sep 2019 by RWPurdie
Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Sep 2019 by RWPurdie
Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Eolophus roseicapilla (Galah) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Feb 2019 by roymcd
Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Feb 2019 by roymcd
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Jalmenus evagoras (Imperial Hairstreak) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Paralucia aurifera (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Exocarpos strictus (Dwarf Cherry) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Jan 2019 by RWPurdie
Eusynthemis brevistyla (Small Tigertail) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Diphlebia lestoides (Whitewater Rockmaster) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Austroargiolestes calcaris (Powdered Flatwing) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Diphlebia lestoides (Whitewater Rockmaster) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Dec 2018 by Harrisi
Daptolestes limbipennis (Robber fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 by tpreston
Paralucia aurifera (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 by tpreston
Choretrum pauciflorum (Dwarf Sour Bush) at Paddys River, ACT - 10 Nov 2018 by JasonC
Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Nov 2018 by RichForshaw
Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Oct 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb

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  • 25 Feb 2019 03:59 PM Recorded on
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