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Pachycephala pectoralis

Golden Whistler at suppressed

Pachycephala pectoralis at suppressed - 21 Dec 2020
Pachycephala pectoralis at suppressed - 21 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Pachycephala pectoralis 22 Dec 2020 KylieWaldon

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User's notes

The adult birds scurried off into the thicket leaving this bird. I thinks its a just out of the nest golden whistler.

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   22 Dec 2020
Wow, I never knew that - the CSIRO field guide says the juvenile is uniformly rufous brown for a few days after fledging. Guess your one is transitioning to to the immature plumage, which includes those rufous wing feathers.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 21 Dec 2020 10:00 AM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site

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