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Chenonetta jubata

1 Australian Wood Duck at suppressed

Chenonetta jubata at suppressed - 26 Nov 2019
Chenonetta jubata at suppressed - 26 Nov 2019
Chenonetta jubata at suppressed - 26 Nov 2019
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Identification history

Chenonetta jubata 1 Dec 2019 natureguy
Chenonetta jubata 29 Nov 2019 ruthkerruish

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Author's notes

Australian wood ducks nest in HGW every year. Getting to water can be a problem, if they wander through gardens, roads, etc, residents take them all down to the lake. However this brood including mum ended up in an adjacent swimming pool!

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 26 Nov 2019 07:00 PM Recorded on
  • ruthkerruish Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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