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Microcarbo melanoleucos

Little Pied Cormorant at Commonwealth & Kings Parks

Microcarbo melanoleucos at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 12 Feb 2020
Microcarbo melanoleucos at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 12 Feb 2020
Microcarbo melanoleucos at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 12 Feb 2020
Microcarbo melanoleucos at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 12 Feb 2020
Microcarbo melanoleucos at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 12 Feb 2020
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Identification history

Microcarbo melanoleucos 16 Feb 2020 natureguy
Microcarbo melanoleucos 12 Feb 2020 AlisonMilton

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This one kept walking towards the egret. I expected a confrontation but the egret eventually just flitted off.

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Delias aganippe (Spotted Jezebel) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 Jan 2021 by AndyRussell
Hylaeus (Hylaeorhiza) nubilosus (A yellow-spotted masked bee) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 19 Nov 2020 by PeterA
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 13 Apr 2020 by JanetRussell
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 11 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 11 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 11 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 11 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 3 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 3 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 3 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 3 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 3 Feb 2020 by AlisonMilton
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 14 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 14 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 14 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 13 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Ptilotula penicillatus (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 13 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 13 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 13 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 13 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 25 Nov 2018 by RodDeb
Gambusia holbrooki (Gambusia, Plague minnow, Mosquito fish) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 25 Nov 2018 by RodDeb
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 25 Nov 2018 by RodDeb
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Nov 2018 by JanetRussell
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Nov 2018 by JanetRussell
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Oct 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
Amanita muscaria (Fly agaric) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 10 Jun 2018 by AaronClausen
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 15 May 2018 by Alison Milton
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 May 2018 by Mike
Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 May 2018 by Mike
Miscanthus sinensis (Chinese Fairy Grass) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 May 2018 by Mike
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 May 2018 by Mike
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 21 Apr 2017 by Alison Milton
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 21 Apr 2017 by Alison Milton
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 26 Mar 2017 by AdamfromOz
Carduus pycnocephalus (Slender Thistle) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 Feb 2017 by JanetRussell
Portulaca oleracea (Pigweed, Purslane) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 17 Jan 2017 by JanetRussell
Lythrum salicaria (Purple Loosestrife) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 17 Jan 2017 by JanetRussell
Epilobium hirtigerum (Hairy Willowherb) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Jan 2017 by JanetRussell
Sarcophagidae sp. (family) (Unidentified flesh fly) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Jan 2017 by JanetRussell
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Jan 2017 by JanetRussell
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 28 Oct 2016 by JanetRussell
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 17 Sep 2016 by michaelb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 17 Sep 2016 by michaelb
Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 30 Jul 2016 by michaelb
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 30 Jul 2016 by michaelb
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 26 Jul 2016 by JanetRussell
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 11 Jun 2016 by Alison Milton
Streptopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 10 Jun 2016 by RyuCallaway
Turdus merula (Common Blackbird) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 10 Jun 2016 by RyuCallaway
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 10 Jun 2016 by RyuCallaway
Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae (Silver Gull) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Jul 2015 by michaelb
Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Jul 2015 by michaelb
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Jul 2015 by michaelb
Gymnopilus junonius (Spectacular Rustgill) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 10 Jul 2010 by Christine
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 10 Jul 2010 by Christine
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 7 Jul 2006 by Harrisi

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 12 Feb 2020 08:53 AM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by
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