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Other - smaller than magpieStagonopleura guttata

Diamond Firetail at Tantawangalo, NSW

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Stagonopleura guttata at Tantawangalo, NSW - 8 Aug 2015
Stagonopleura guttata at Tantawangalo, NSW - 8 Aug 2015
Stagonopleura guttata at Tantawangalo, NSW - 8 Aug 2015

Identification history

Other - smaller than magpie Stagonopleura guttata 20 Sep 2017 MaxCampbellUltra Reporter - MaxCampbell has reported over 500 sightings!
Other - smaller than magpie Stagonopleura guttata 20 Sep 2017 TONIeye

Author's notes

Diamond Firetail Finch. An endangered species. Reappears on our farm each Spring in flocks of ten or more. Feeds with the Yellow Rumped Thornbill.

2 comments

libbyhMultiple Significant Sightings - libbyh has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Bulk Reporter - libbyh has reported over 100 sightings! wrote:
   21 Sep 2017
Thanks for this Toni, a splendid image
   21 Sep 2017
Good to know they are hanging in somewhere. I haven't seen any for a long time.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • TONIeye Recorded by
  • 8 Aug 2015 Recorded on
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