Platalea regia

Royal Spoonbill at Fyshwick, ACT

Platalea regia at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Jan 2023
Platalea regia at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Jan 2023
Platalea regia at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Jan 2023
Platalea regia at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Jan 2023
Platalea regia at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Jan 2023
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Platalea regia 7 Jan 2023 MatthewFrawley
Platalea regia 7 Jan 2023 RodDeb

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Zapornia tabuensis (Spotless Crake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Aug 2023 by RodDeb
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Aug 2023 by RodDeb
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jul 2023 by RodDeb
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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
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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
Poodytes gramineus (Little Grassbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 20 Jun 2023 by Harrisi
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
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Poodytes gramineus (Little Grassbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Fyshwick, ACT - 19 May 2023 by RodDeb
Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 Apr 2023 by RodDeb
Crabronidae (family) (Sand wasp) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 Apr 2023 by RodDeb
Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Apr 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Apr 2023 by RodDeb
Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Fyshwick, ACT - 31 Mar 2023 by RodDeb
Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Zapornia tabuensis (Spotless Crake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Mar 2023 by RodDeb
Mentha x piperita (Peppermint) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Mar 2023 by RodDeb
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Mar 2023 by RodDeb
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Feb 2023 by Christine
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Feb 2023 by AlisonMilton
Ardea plumifera (Plumed Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Feb 2023 by RodDeb
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 10 Feb 2023 by rawshorty
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 27 Jan 2023 by RodDeb
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jan 2023 by RodDeb
Ardea pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jan 2023 by rawshorty
Lissopimpla excelsa (Orchid dupe wasp, Dusky-winged Ichneumonid) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jan 2023 by JohnBundock
Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Jan 2023 by RodDeb
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 3 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 31 Dec 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Tadorna tadornoides (Australian Shelduck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 30 Dec 2022 by RodDeb
Ptilotula penicillata (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 10 Dec 2022 by JimL
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 10 Dec 2022 by JimL
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Fyshwick, ACT - 10 Dec 2022 by JimL
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 10 Dec 2022 by JimL
Sturnus vulgaris (Common Starling) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Dec 2022 by RodDeb
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Dec 2022 by RodDeb
Circus approximans (Swamp Harrier) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Sep 2022 by rawshorty
Poodytes gramineus (Little Grassbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Jun 2022 by RodDeb
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 May 2022 by Christine
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 May 2022 by Harrisi
Poodytes gramineus (Little Grassbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 Apr 2022 by Christine
Australomisidia sp. (genus) (Flower spider) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Apr 2022 by RodDeb
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2022 by RodDeb
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 Mar 2022 by RodDeb
Poodytes gramineus (Little Grassbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Feb 2022 by RodDeb
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Jan 2022 by RodDeb
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Jan 2022 by RodDeb
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by RodDeb
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 19 Jan 2022 by RodDeb

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Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 7 Jan 2023 10:52 AM Recorded on
  • RodDeb Recorded by

Species information

  • Platalea regia Scientific name
  • Royal Spoonbill Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon native
  • Non-Invasive
  • Up to 709m Recorded at altitude
  • 227 images trained Machine learning
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