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Ardea alba

Great Egret at Wonga Wetlands

Ardea alba at Wonga Wetlands - 14 Nov 2020
Ardea alba at Wonga Wetlands - 14 Nov 2020
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Identification history

Ardea alba 27 Dec 2020 ChrisAllen
Ardea alba 7 Dec 2020 Kyliegw
Ardea alba 2 Dec 2020 MichaelMulvaney
Egretta garzetta 14 Nov 2020 Kyliegw

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Author's notes

I am really undecided about these. The size was right (I thought) for Little Egrets but the colours seem all wrong. I thought all Little Egrets had black legs? Are these Great Egrets?

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Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali Or Water Rat) at Wonga Wetlands - 26 Nov 2020 by WingsToWander
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Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wonga Wetlands - 13 Nov 2020 by Kyliegw
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Wonga Wetlands - 13 Nov 2020 by Kyliegw
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Wonga Wetlands - 9 Nov 2020 by PaulF
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Wonga Wetlands - 9 Nov 2020 by PaulF
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Wonga Wetlands - 8 Sep 2020 by WingsToWander
Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis) at Wonga Wetlands - 21 Dec 2019 by WingsToWander
Falcunculus frontatus (Crested Shrike-Tit) at Wonga Wetlands - 16 Jun 2019 by Kyliegw

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 Abundance
  • 14 Nov 2020 07:30 AM Recorded on
  • Kyliegw Recorded by
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