Himantopus leucocephalus

Pied Stilt at Fyshwick, ACT

Himantopus leucocephalus at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Himantopus leucocephalus 27 Dec 2020 natureguy
Himantopus leucocephalus 27 Dec 2020 MatthewFrawley
Unidentified 27 Dec 2020 Rixon

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2 comments

   27 Dec 2020
Immature plumage
Rixon wrote:
   27 Dec 2020
Thanks for the comment Matthew, that explains why I was struggling to match it to other images.

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Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by RodDeb
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Ardea plumifera (Plumed Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Oct 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
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Feb 2020 by tom.tomward@gmail.com
Podalonia tydei (Caterpillar-hunter wasp) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Dec 2019 by DPRees125
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by jbromilow50
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Nov 2019 by Marthijn

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Location information

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 21 Dec 2020 10:37 AM Recorded on
  • Rixon Recorded by

Species information

  • Himantopus leucocephalus Scientific name
  • Pied Stilt Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon native
  • Non-Invasive
  • Up to 825m Recorded at altitude
  • 175 images trained Machine learning
  • External link More information
  • Synonyms

    Himantopus himantopus
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