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Malurus cyaneus

Superb Fairywren at Wodonga, VIC

Malurus cyaneus at Wodonga, VIC - 21 Nov 2021
Malurus cyaneus at Wodonga, VIC - 21 Nov 2021
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Malurus cyaneus 21 Nov 2021 ChrisAllen
Malurus cyaneus 21 Nov 2021 KylieWaldon

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Two females and a male. One female flew in, vibrated her wings and tails and then this happened. Then the second female flew in and did the same with same result. First time I've seen this. during the day the male chases them all around without result!

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Eucalyptus polyanthemos (Red Box) at Wodonga, VIC - 20 Sep 2020 by Kyliegw
Acanthiza nana (Yellow Thornbill) at Wodonga, VIC - 20 Sep 2020 by Kyliegw
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Wodonga, VIC - 5 Sep 2020 by Kyliegw
Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Wodonga, VIC - 5 Sep 2020 by Kyliegw
Falco cenchroides (Nankeen Kestrel) at Wodonga, VIC - 5 Sep 2020 by Kyliegw
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Wodonga, VIC - 5 Sep 2020 by Kyliegw

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 21 Nov 2021 04:38 PM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

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