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Bourke's Parrot in flight
Mike Bouette

Bourke's Parrot in flight (Neopsephotus Bourkii)

Taken at Wondinong Station NE of Mount Magnet.

This is a female bird.

Mostly drab on the outside but brilliant powder blue under the wings and pink on the lower chest.
Semi dessert
Wondinong Station WA Western Australia
Date taken
August 2020
Scientific name
Neopsephotus Bourkii
Equipment used
Nikon D6 + Nikkor 500 mm PF lens
Goodness, he is so different in flight! A wonderful capture, Mike.
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Opus Editor
OMG!!! Oh that's beautiful Mike.

I didn't see one in flight. Excellent work catching that so well my friend. Oh I'm jealous of that picture LOL
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Opus Editor
I'm back again Mike... just to let you know that I've now added this lovely flight picture to The Opus article.

Many thanks again my friend.

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