Aythya australis

Hardhead at Ocean Grove, VIC

Aythya australis at Ocean Grove, VIC - 26 Sep 2018
Aythya australis at Ocean Grove, VIC - 26 Sep 2018
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Identification history

Aythya australis 2 Apr 2024 Liam.m
Aythya australis 2 Apr 2024 Petesteamer

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Ocean Grove: Small swampy lake come flood mitigation bay. Lots of tall swamp plants, good cover, birds have walkers past frequently so are relatively docile and approachable.

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Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 26 Sep 2018 08:18 AM Recorded on
  • Petesteamer Recorded by

Species information

  • Aythya australis Scientific name
  • Hardhead Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local native
  • Non-Invasive
  • Up to 1062m Recorded at altitude
  • 196 images trained Machine learning
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