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Yellow Wattlebird

(Anthochaera paradoxa)
Alternate name(s): "Wattle-bird*", "Long-wattle Bird", "Tasmanian Wattlebird"
Size: 38-48 cm
Weight: 105-210 g

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Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Yellow Wattlebird at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat, finding this species

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Sightings

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Photos

Race "paradoxa"

ADULT

Sex unknown

Frontal view of an adult Yellow Wattlebird; note the long wattles with their orange tips (photo courtesy of B. Hensen)
[Hobart, TAS, March 2016]

Frontal view of a Yellow Wattlebird issuing its call (photo courtesy of B. Hensen)
[Hobart, TAS, March 2016]

Lateral view of a Yellow Wattlebird issuing its call; note the tapered length of the tail feathers (photo courtesy of B. Hensen)
[Hobart, TAS, March 2016]

Near-dorsal view of a Yellow Wattlebird (photo courtesy of B. Hensen)
[Bruny Island, TAS, March 2016]

Dorsal view of a Yellow Wattlebird (photo courtesy of B. Hensen)
[Hobart, TAS, March 2016]

Dorsal view of a Yellow Wattlebird issuing its call (photo courtesy of B. Hensen)
[Hobart, TAS, March 2016]

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