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Platypus

Ornithorhynchus anatinus

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13 Comments

ScottHarte
ScottHarte 6 years ago

This was up at Eungella NP inland of Mackay QLD KarenSaxton

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 6 years ago

and where is this?

SarahWhitt
SarahWhitt 7 years ago

How exciting! I have never seen a platypus before....even at a zoo!

drpalombella
drpalombella 7 years ago

Fantastic! Yay monotremes!

ScottHarte
ScottHarte 7 years ago

Thanks, normally they are in horrible light, this was tolerable.

mcaul6515
mcaul6515 7 years ago

Oh WOW! Awesome spotting!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Great capture Scott!

emanuelgoyco
emanuelgoyco 7 years ago

It looks like a work of art!

ShannaB
ShannaB 7 years ago

NICE ONE. Last time I saw a platypus in the wild was about 1990.

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 7 years ago

You got some great shots Scott :)

ScottHarte
ScottHarte 7 years ago

Thanks, this is the spot if you really want to see one. Everywhere else they take off but here they are pretty chilled.

lori.tas
lori.tas 7 years ago

Well done. They are so circumspect that they usually disappear the moment I see one.

Great cache scott,beautiful series,lovely animal,congrats and thanks for sharing

ScottHarte
Spotted by
ScottHarte

Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Jan 9, 2013
Submitted on Feb 13, 2013

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