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Myzomela sanguinolenta

1 Scarlet Honeyeater at suppressed

Myzomela sanguinolenta at suppressed - 31 Dec 2020
Myzomela sanguinolenta at suppressed - 31 Dec 2020
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Myzomela sanguinolenta 3 Jan 2021 KylieWaldon

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I've separated the count for males to females/young birds. The males were on one side of the path singing, eating, and showing off. The most predominate species of honeyeater at the site.

2 comments

   3 Jan 2021
Yeah, they seem to be abundant generally down here this summer. We don't normally see them at Brogo but this year we've been hearing them daily. I can only recall one other year in the last 20 or so when that happened. Probably because so much of their habitat got burnt further north, and south last summer.
   3 Jan 2021
Thanks Jackie. I agree but they are not in their numbers yet of other years - but then I didn't find alot of gums out in flower.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 6 Abundance
  • 31 Dec 2020 09:35 AM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site

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