Bendora Dam Road

Region: Australia: Australian Capital Territory
Location: 35°23'44"S 148°49'46"E
Description: Part of Namadgi National Park. Tall open forest with winding dirt road down to water catchment area.
Period: 12/12/2012
List: 154659
Status: Approved
Observer: Christine D
Notes: Cool and cloudy to sunny and hot. Visited the Dam, and stopped and a number of locations along the road.
Species: 26

Common Names

SpeciesScientific NameCountNotesStatus
Collared SparrowhawkAccipiter cirrocephalus1 Approved
Fan-tailed CuckooCacomantis flabelliformis Lots heard.Approved
Gang-gang CockatooCallocephalon fimbriatum3None together, one male, one female, one heard only.Approved
Sulphur-crested CockatooCacatua galerita  Approved
Crimson RosellaPlatycercus elegans  Approved
Australian King-ParrotAlisterus scapularis2 Approved
White-throated TreecreeperCormobates leucophaea  Approved
Superb FairywrenMalurus cyaneus  Approved
Eastern SpinebillAcanthorhynchus tenuirostris One was feeding on flowering mistletoeApproved
Yellow-faced HoneyeaterLichenostomus chrysops  Approved
White-eared HoneyeaterLichenostomus leucotis  Approved
Red WattlebirdAnthochaera carunculata  Approved
Spotted PardalotePardalotus punctatus  Approved
White-browed ScrubwrenSericornis frontalis  Approved
Brown ThornbillAcanthiza pusilla  Approved
WeebillSmicrornis brevirostris  Approved
Spotted Quail-thrushCinclosoma punctatum1Initially spotted on the road, but flew into the bushes.Approved
Australasian MagpieGymnorhina tibicen  Approved
Pied CurrawongStrepera graculina  Approved
Common CicadabirdEdolisoma tenuirostre Heard. I got pretty close, then some cyclists came by and it stopped calling.Approved
Gray Shrike-ThrushColluricincla harmonica  Approved
Golden WhistlerPachycephala pectoralis  Approved
Rufous WhistlerPachycephala rufiventris  Approved
Gray FantailRhipidura albiscapa  Approved
Flame RobinPetroica phoenicea One male at the dam carpark. A few females at another location.Approved
Eastern Yellow RobinEopsaltria australis1 Approved
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