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Checklist S39613822

 
Location
Barwon River, western side at Belmont Common, Greater Geelong, Victoria, AU ( Map )
Date and Effort
Sun Oct 08, 2017 2:00 PM
Protocol:
Stationary
Party Size:
1
Duration:
1 hour(s), 15 minute(s)
Observers:
David Tytherleigh
Comments:
Patchy sky with strong N wind: warm conditions
Species
14 species total
2

On grassed area beside river, swooped by White-backed Magpie

1

Flew OH

6

Flew OH

2

2.00pm: Adult female sitting quietly on perch
2.35pm : Nil movement from position: wing stretching
2.40pm: Flew from perch through thicket on southern side, calling
2.50pm: Male flew in from northern side with prey. Joined by female who took prey and commenced feeding. Male moved to lower branch
2.55pm: Female flew off with prey to eastern side thicket, male remained
3.00pm: Male flew to where female was perched, noisy chatter heard. Located pair on same branch. Male sitting quietly while female fed.
3.12pm: Female finished eating, cleaned beak then flew off. Male remained on limb.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
C Courtship, Display, or Copulation (Probable)

© David Tytherleigh

Average Quality
Age:
Adult
Sex:
Female

© David Tytherleigh

Average Quality

Female feeding

© David Tytherleigh

Average Quality
Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
2
2
4
1

Heard calling

1
1

Calling

2
2
2

Heard

1
 

Are you submitting a complete checklist of the birds you were able to identify?

Yes