Trichosurus vulpecula

1 Common Brushtail Possum at Fyshwick, ACT

Trichosurus vulpecula at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Oct 2021
Trichosurus vulpecula at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Oct 2021
Trichosurus vulpecula at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Oct 2021
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Identification history

Trichosurus vulpecula 9 Oct 2021 DonFletcher
Trichosurus vulpecula 8 Oct 2021 RodDeb
Pseudocheirus peregrinus 8 Oct 2021 RodDeb

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a female with a youngster was recently seen by a few people in Bittern hide. Looked like this was only one Possum so not sure what has happened. Oops put the wrong name in first.

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Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by MatthewFrawley
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Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Zapornia pusilla (Baillon's Crake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by RodDeb
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Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 1 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Aug 2023 by RodDeb
Poodytes gramineus (Little Grassbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Aug 2023 by RodDeb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Aug 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae (Silver Gull) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Aug 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Zapornia tabuensis (Spotless Crake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Aug 2023 by RodDeb
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jul 2023 by RodDeb
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jul 2023 by RodDeb
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Jul 2023 by davidcunninghamwildlife
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 19 Jul 2023 by RodDeb
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 19 Jul 2023 by RodDeb
Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Jul 2023 by AlisonMilton
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 30 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Jun 2023 by Harrisi
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Poodytes gramineus (Little Grassbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 20 Jun 2023 by Harrisi
Bubulcus coromandus (Eastern Cattle Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 10 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Psychodidae sp. (family) (Moth Fly, Drain Fly) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Fyshwick, ACT - 19 May 2023 by RodDeb
Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Apr 2023 by MatthewFrawley

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  • 8 Oct 2021 12:04 PM Recorded on
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