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2 Yellow Thornbill at Merimbula, NSW

Acanthiza nana at Merimbula, NSW - 31 Dec 2020
Acanthiza nana at Merimbula, NSW - 31 Dec 2020
Acanthiza nana at Merimbula, NSW - 31 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Acanthiza nana 3 Jan 2021 JackieMiles
Acanthiza nana 3 Jan 2021 Kyliegw

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Author's notes

They were like treecreepers- they scaled the trees from the bottom of the trunk up, and then went to the next one. The thornbills seemed to be getting some kind of food from under the bark.

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   3 Jan 2021
Looks like there'd be plenty of little insects and spiders holed up under that papery bark.

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Nearby sightings

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Lomandra longifolia (Spinyhead Matrush) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Jan 2021 by Kyliegw Samolus repens (Creeping Brookweed) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Jan 2021 by Kyliegw Lagunaria patersonia subsp. patersonia (Norfolk Hibiscus) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Jan 2021 by Kyliegw Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw Persoonia linearis (Narrow-leaved Geebung) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw Lobelia anceps (Angled Lobelia) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw Senecio linearifolius (Fireweed Groundsel) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw Solanum pseudocapsicum (Jerusalem Cherry or Madeira Cherry) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw Stellaria flaccida (Forest Starwort) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Apr 2018 by RossMannell Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Apr 2018 by RossMannell Cheiracanthium sp. (Sac Spider) at Merimbula, NSW - 17 Sep 2017 by lyndz Oncopeltus sordidus (A Seed bug) at Merimbula, NSW - 17 Sep 2017 by lyndz Myoporum acuminatum (Boobialla) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Sep 2017 by MaxCampbell Poliocephalus poliocephalus (Hoary headed Grebe) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Sep 2017 by MaxCampbell Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Merimbula, NSW - 14 Sep 2017 by ibaird Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Merimbula, NSW - 14 Sep 2017 by DeanAnsell Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Merimbula, NSW - 14 Sep 2017 by ibaird Leucosarcia melanoleuca (Wonga Pigeon) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Sep 2017 by DeanAnsell Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Sep 2017 by DeanAnsell Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Sep 2017 by ibaird
Lomandra longifolia (Spinyhead Matrush) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Jan 2021 by Kyliegw
Samolus repens (Creeping Brookweed) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Jan 2021 by Kyliegw
Lagunaria patersonia subsp. patersonia (Norfolk Hibiscus) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Jan 2021 by Kyliegw
Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Persoonia linearis (Narrow-leaved Geebung) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Lobelia anceps (Angled Lobelia) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Senecio linearifolius (Fireweed Groundsel) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Solanum pseudocapsicum (Jerusalem Cherry or Madeira Cherry) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Stellaria flaccida (Forest Starwort) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Apr 2018 by RossMannell
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Apr 2018 by RossMannell
Cheiracanthium sp. (Sac Spider) at Merimbula, NSW - 17 Sep 2017 by lyndz
Oncopeltus sordidus (A Seed bug) at Merimbula, NSW - 17 Sep 2017 by lyndz
Myoporum acuminatum (Boobialla) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Sep 2017 by MaxCampbell
Poliocephalus poliocephalus (Hoary headed Grebe) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Sep 2017 by MaxCampbell
Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Merimbula, NSW - 14 Sep 2017 by ibaird
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Merimbula, NSW - 14 Sep 2017 by DeanAnsell
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Merimbula, NSW - 14 Sep 2017 by ibaird
Leucosarcia melanoleuca (Wonga Pigeon) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Sep 2017 by DeanAnsell
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Sep 2017 by DeanAnsell
Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Sep 2017 by ibaird

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 31 Dec 2020 08:10 AM Recorded on
  • Kyliegw Recorded by

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