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Superb Fairy Wren (Male)

Malurus cyaneus

Description:

Adult male Superb Fairy-wrens are among the most brightly coloured of the species, especially during the breeding season. They have rich blue and black plumage above and on the throat. The belly is grey-white and the bill is black. (From "Birds in Backyards")

Habitat:

I saw a number of the male Wrens flitting about trees in a neighbouring yard to where I was attending a birthday party in the Maitland Suburb of Abberglasslyn in the Hunter Valley N.S.W. recently

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3 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 3 years ago

Your welcome, JamesPriest2...

JamesPriest2
JamesPriest2 3 years ago

Thank you Maplemoth. Yes it is a lovely looking little bird. It's mating season now and that is why the blue is really bright

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 3 years ago

A beautiful bird, with beautiful colors...

JamesPriest2
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JamesPriest2

NSW, Australia

Spotted on Sep 10, 2017
Submitted on Sep 13, 2017

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