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Callocephalon fimbriatum

Gang-gang Cockatoo at suppressed

Callocephalon fimbriatum at suppressed - 30 Nov 2021
Callocephalon fimbriatum at suppressed - 30 Nov 2021
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Identification history

Callocephalon fimbriatum 5 Dec 2021 michaelb
Callocephalon fimbriatum 4 Dec 2021 CathB

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User's notes

On my way to the site I heard then saw a bird flying towards the known hollow. I arrived just in time to see a tail disappearing into the hollow, so I don't know if it was male or female. About a minute later the female emerged, sat briefly on the edge and then flew off. Possibly a change of shift? This was the first time since 11 Nov that I had seen any activity at this site.

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 30 Nov 2021 07:16 AM Recorded on
  • CathB Recorded by

Additional information

  • Mixed Gender
  • Leaving the hollow Behaviour
  • True Nesting site
  • True Repeat Observation

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