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Oxyura australis

Blue-billed Duck at Wonga Wetlands

Oxyura australis at Wonga Wetlands - 26 Nov 2020
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Identification history

Oxyura australis 27 Nov 2020 ChrisAllen
Oxyura australis 27 Nov 2020 Kyliegw

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Author's notes

I only ever see this male Blue Billed Duck when reviewing my photos - never at the site. He takes some flushing out of the reeds, and then he sits conveniently near Hardheads and other ducks. Worst photo ever.

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Location information

Species information

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

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 26 Nov 2020 08:00 PM Recorded on
  • Kyliegw Recorded by
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