Callocephalon fimbriatum

Gang-gang Cockatoo at Yarralumla, ACT

Callocephalon fimbriatum at Yarralumla, ACT - 1 Dec 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum at Yarralumla, ACT - 1 Dec 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum at Yarralumla, ACT - 1 Dec 2019
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Callocephalon fimbriatum 2 Dec 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Callocephalon fimbriatum 1 Dec 2019 Ratcliffe

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Single female (no male in vicinity) chewing bark and entering hollow in E Manifera Maculosa. Visits occasionally. Most active on his visit. Stayed 10 minutes. Not able to disappear into hollow, so suspect hollow not deep enough for breeding.


   2 Dec 2019
Paul - can you please check out this hollow again in the next few days and report any activity?
Ratcliffe wrote:
   7 Dec 2019
Female sighted at hollow on 5/12 @ 7am. Did not enter hollow or chew bark. Instead made a number of sideways head nodding actions, then departed. No male sighted
   8 Dec 2019
Thanks Paul

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 1 Dec 2019 06:42 AM Recorded on
  • Ratcliffe Recorded by

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  • True Nesting site
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  • Female Gender
  • Chewing bark around hollow Hollow nester behaviour

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