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Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater
Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater taken in afternoon at Mt Korong, Victoria
Habitat
Bushland, rocky outcrop
Location
Mt Korong, Victoria, Australia
Date taken
26/7/2020
Scientific name
Acanthagenys rufogularis
Equipment used
Nikon D500, 500mm Nikkor with 1.4 teleconverter, (=700mm), handhled, f/8, 1/800 ISO 280
A very well detailed close up study, Matt, and what a beautiful eye he has.
 
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Ooooh!!! Lovely!!!

Thanks Matt... that's taken me straight back to the Botanical Gardens at Port Augusta, where I saw my first one. Such a lovely honeyeater this one and you've taken a terrific picture of him too.

BTW I've corrected a very tiny spelling error in the scientific name you used, hope you don't mind.
 
Beautiful close-up of this Honeyeater. Great lighting showing marvelous colors, feather detail, and eye contact. Top-marks Matt!
 
A good photo Matt but I'm sure that its actually a Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater, Acanthagenys rufogularis. Cheers.
 

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