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Other - smaller than magpieMalurus cyaneus

Superb Fairy-wren at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare

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Malurus cyaneus at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 25 Mar 2020
Malurus cyaneus at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 25 Mar 2020
Malurus cyaneus at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 25 Mar 2020

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Author's notes

I am going for Superb because the females of both Variegated and Superb have reddish bill, but Variegated apparently has deep rufous lores and eye ring, markedly darker than the bill. Superb female - bill, lores and eyering are concolorous. Hope I'm right.

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Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Meliphaga lewinii (Lewin's Honeyeater) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 24 Mar 2020 by Andrejs
Biprorulus bibax (Spined citrus bug) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 1 Jan 2020 by gerringongTB
Anas castanea (Chestnut Teal) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 26 Dec 2019 by Andrejs
Pseudechis porphyriacus (Red-bellied Black Snake) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 6 Oct 2019 by Christine
Eulamprus quoyii (Eastern Water-skink) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 6 Oct 2019 by Christine
Austroscolia soror (Austroscolia soror) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 28 Feb 2019 by gerringongTB
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 16 Jan 2019 by gerringongTB
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 21 Oct 2018 by KumikoCallaway
Cosmodes elegans (Green Blotched Moth) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 5 May 2018 by gerringongTB
Cruria synopla at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 16 Mar 2018 by gerringongTB
Caedicia simplex (Common Garden Katydid) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 10 Jan 2018 by gerringongTB
TETTIGONIIDAE (Katydid) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 10 Jan 2018 by gerringongTB
Acalolepta sp. (Longhorn beetle) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 20 Oct 2017 by gerringongTB
PHASMATODEA (Unidentified Stick Insect) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 23 Sep 2017 by gerringongTB
Haliaeetus leucogaster (White-bellied Sea-eagle) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 13 Sep 2017 by gerringongTB
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 22 Sep 2014 by Andrejs
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 21 Sep 2014 by Andrejs
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 21 Sep 2014 by Andrejs
Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Shoalhaven Heads Bushcare - 21 Sep 2014 by Andrejs

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 24 Mar 2020 Recorded on
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