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Polytelis swainsonii

Superb Parrot at suppressed

Polytelis swainsonii at suppressed - 1 Jun 2021
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Identification history

Polytelis swainsonii 8 Jun 2021 Liam.m
Polytelis swainsonii 8 Jun 2021 Tapirlord

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Author's notes

Reasonable-sized flock of superb, one male had a radio transmitter.


Liam.m wrote:
   8 Jun 2021
I don’t but I’m sure someone else does, nice sighting!
   8 Jun 2021
Thanks Tapirlord

This bird is an initial trial of a hopefully wider use of trackers to help understand Superb Parrot movements. This bird was probably a bird that raised young in the Molonglo valley last spring/summer. I will check and get back to you

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 30 Abundance
  • 1 Jun 2021 04:12 PM Recorded on
  • Tapirlord Recorded by

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