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Tawny Frogmouth on nest

Podargus strigoides

Description:

Apparently Tawny's are well known for there lax nest building, this one looks like a few twigs balancing on a branch!

Habitat:

Grassy Dry Forest

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1 Comment

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 6 years ago

Well spotted, Vinny. The chicks look so funny when they're really small. I had a nest in my yard many years ago, and a Butcherbird would constantly tug at the Frogmouth's tail feathers to get it off the nest. No way! Those parents weren't going to budge an inch!

Vinny
Spotted by
Vinny

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Sep 6, 2014
Submitted on Sep 6, 2014

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