Calidris acuminata

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper at Fyshwick, ACT

Calidris acuminata at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 Dec 2019
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Calidris acuminata 14 Dec 2019 natureguy
Calidris acuminata 13 Dec 2019 Marthijn

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Standing in a dense group of birds in the remaining puddles of Kelly's swamp. I am not very knowledgeable about waders, so please check ID...

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Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
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Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by RodDeb
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Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by RodDeb
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Spatula clypeata (Northern Shoveler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 19 Jul 2020 by rawshorty
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Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jun 2020 by RodDeb
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 May 2020 by RodDeb
Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 May 2020 by RodDeb
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Feb 2020 by tom.tomward@gmail.com
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 Jan 2020 by RodDeb
Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 12 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by jbromilow50
Himantopus leucocephalus (Pied Stilt) at Fyshwick, ACT - 27 Nov 2019 by RodDeb
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Calidris melanotos (Pectoral Sandpiper) at Fyshwick, ACT - 20 Nov 2019 by Liam.m
Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Nov 2019 by rawshorty
Zapornia pusilla (Baillon's Crake) at Jerrabomberra Wetlands - 13 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 30 Oct 2019 by RodDeb
Anax papuensis (Australian Emperor) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Oct 2019 by RodDeb
Petrochelidon ariel (Fairy Martin) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Sep 2019 by RodDeb
Recurvirostra novaehollandiae (Red-necked Avocet) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Sep 2019 by RodDeb

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