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Austrolestes aridus

Inland Ringtail at Forde, ACT

Austrolestes aridus at Forde, ACT - 13 Sep 2020
Austrolestes aridus at Forde, ACT - 13 Sep 2020
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Identification history

Austrolestes aridus 13 Sep 2020 HarveyPerkins

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Author's notes

It was a cool, dull day with drizzle - this male was clinging to the rushes almost immobile. The second photo is after I replaced him after taking the close-up.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 13 Sep 2020 10:23 AM Recorded on
  • HarveyPerkins Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • Male Gender
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