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Hydromys chrysogaster

Rakali or Water Rat at Yarralumla, ACT

Hydromys chrysogaster at Yarralumla, ACT - 11 May 2020
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Identification history

Hydromys chrysogaster 11 May 2020 DonFletcher
Hydromys chrysogaster 11 May 2020 JBrickhill

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Not a good photo for identification, but diagnostic items seen: small ears, whiskers on nose, white tail tip. Seen swimming from Spinnaker island to southern shore of Lake Burley Griffin

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 11 May 2020 10:35 AM Recorded on
  • JBrickhill Recorded by
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