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Ptilonorhynchus violaceus

Satin Bowerbird at suppressed

Ptilonorhynchus violaceus at suppressed - 14 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Ptilonorhynchus violaceus 15 Jan 2021 Liam.m
Oriolus sagittatus 15 Jan 2021 KMcCue

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Author's notes

I saw what I suspect was a nestling drop to the thick ground cover with the quiet parents watching. The nestling was very vocal until I went looking then it went quiet and disappeared as did the parents. I didn't see a nest.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 14 Jan 2021 11:00 AM Recorded on
  • KMcCue Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site

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  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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