Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow-winged Honeyeaters (Genus Phylidonyris)

Observer

deborod

Date

October 15, 2021 01:02 PM AEDT

Description

New Holland x White-cheeked Honeyeater (hybrid)
no white eye ring or white moustache, please note these are known for this area it is a hybrid. Phylidonyris niger X novaehollandiae (Hybrid)
Hybrid/s as a result of breeding between a lone White-cheeked Honeyeater (vagrant to our area) with local New Holland Honeyeaters in 2016 at Jerrabomberra Wetlands has been well documented, and is discussed in detail in Canberra Bird Notes 41(3) (2016): 206-217, available at http://canberrabirds.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/CBN-41-3-23-Jan.pdf pages 206-216. Also on Canberra Bird Notes July 2020 http://canberrabirds.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/CBN-45-2-final-2.pdf page 144-157

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Black Duck × Mallard Hybrid (Anas superciliosa × platyrhynchos)

Observer

birdexplorers

Date

January 8, 2005 02:01 PM +07

Description

2.0 AUSTRALIA
ssp superciliosa
2.4 New South Wales
Sydney Botanical Gardens, several seen in ponds including some with older ducklings, Waypoint 319, 17 m, photo, 8 January 2005.

Photos / Sounds

What

Painted Buttonquail (Turnix varius)

Observer

cactusjoe17

Date

October 4, 2021 07:57 PM AEDT

Description

Sighting and photos (c) cactusjoe.
Field Notes - Small, roundish ground dwelling bird; red eye; white flecked crown, face and breast; chestnut shoulder patch. Cautiously moving around in the scrub, ready to run when threatened.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mainland Purple-backed Fairywren (Malurus assimilis ssp. assimilis)

Observer

cinclosoma

Date

October 3, 2013 04:57 PM AEST

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Flatwing (Austroargiolestes icteromelas)

Observer

nicklambert

Date

December 8, 2018 05:22 PM AEDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Aurora Bluetail (Ischnura aurora)

Observer

oneanttofew

Date

March 2018

Description

emerging male

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Flatwing (Austroargiolestes icteromelas)

Observer

reiner

Date

November 3, 2014 04:27 PM AEDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion microcephalum)

Date

December 29, 2020 02:21 PM AEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion microcephalum)

Date

January 16, 2015 10:58 AM AEST

Description

Blue Riverdamsel reflection. It is resting on a swimming pool vacuum cleaning hose. Identification was determined from side on shots.