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Rostratula australis

2 Australian Painted-snipe at Bywong, NSW

Rostratula australis at Bywong, NSW - 5 Feb 2017
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Identification history

Rostratula australis 11 Sep 2020 Illilanga
Rostratula australis 10 Sep 2020 Liam.m

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Significant sighting

Liam.m noted:
16 Sep 2020

Rare vagrant to ACT and surrounds

Author's notes

Pair of painted snipes

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 5 Feb 2017 06:20 PM Recorded on
  • Liam.m Recorded by
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