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Hylacola pyrrhopygia

Chestnut-rumped Heathwren at South Pacific Heathland Reserve

Hylacola pyrrhopygia at South Pacific Heathland Reserve - 4 May 2018
Hylacola pyrrhopygia at South Pacific Heathland Reserve - 4 May 2018
Hylacola pyrrhopygia at South Pacific Heathland Reserve - 4 May 2018
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Identification history

Hylacola pyrrhopygia 6 May 2018 CharlesDove
Hylacola pyrrhopygia 5 May 2018 CharlesDove

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Significant sighting

3 Jun 2018

Not a common bird and very secretive so very few sightings in this region

Author's notes

The Chestnut-rumped Heathwren is a species of bird in the family Acanthizidae. It is endemic to temperate and subtropical forests of Australia.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 4 May 2018 12:00 AM Recorded on
  • CharlesDove Recorded by
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