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Peter and Adrienne had got a bit ahead of me, when I spotted movement in a tree. Spent a few minutes chasing it about and finally came up with this picture.

I knew it was a new bird for me, but couldn't work it out. Peter immediately identified it for me as a New Holland Honeyeater.

There are so many honeyeaters in Australia, that I hadn't, so far, even looked at the page in my book that this one was on!
Habitat
Wetland nature reserve
Location
Laratinga Wetlands, Adelaide, South Australia
Date taken
25 October 2019
Scientific name
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae
Equipment used
Nikon Coolpix P900 Birdwatching mode
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What a fantastic closeup of this Honeyeater D!

A great lifer to get and a smashing record shot girl!
 
What a brilliant colourful first time capture and colourful close up Delia, well done.
 
Great shot dear Delia , many congratulations on this wonderful DC closeup , a masterpiece indeed , very beautiful bird and pose , many TFS my friend

mo
 
I think it's one the prettiest honey-eaters, Delia, love those black and white and yellow colours, excellent photo and congratulations with this lovely lifer, many tfs!!!
 

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