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Cladorhynchus leucocephalus

Banded Stilt at Jervis Bay National Park

Cladorhynchus leucocephalus at Jervis Bay National Park - 30 Jun 2018
Cladorhynchus leucocephalus at Jervis Bay National Park - 30 Jun 2018
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Identification history

Cladorhynchus leucocephalus 5 Aug 2018 CharlesDove
Cladorhynchus leucocephalus 5 Aug 2018 CharlesDove

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Significant sighting

10 Sep 2018

An Unusual visitor vary rare on the coast due to severe drought in most areas of NSW and extreme in the west

Author's notes

Cladorhynchus leucocephalus, The Banded Stilt is a nomadic wader of the stilt and avocet family, Recurvirostridae, native to Australia. It belongs to the monotypic genus Cladorhynchus.

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Nearby sightings

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Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit) at Jervis Bay National Park - 8 Dec 2018 by KumikoCallaway
Recurvirostra novaehollandiae (Red-necked Avocet) at Jervis Bay National Park - 27 Jun 2018 by Charles Dove
Recurvirostra novaehollandiae (Red-necked Avocet) at Jervis Bay National Park - 7 Jan 2016 by Charles Dove
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Jervis Bay National Park - 17 Dec 2015 by Charles Dove

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Vagrant Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 30 Jun 2018 12:00 AM Recorded on
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