Re: Satin Flycatcher in SEQ?

Subject: Re: Satin Flycatcher in SEQ?
From: "mat & cathy" <>
Date: Tue, 4 Mar 2008 12:38:53 +1000
Thanks to everyone who took the time to look at the pics, and reply -
you all voted for Satin.
Lee's bird was in Acacia Ridge, a southern suburb of Brisbane.


PS - White-eared Monarchs are showing well around Brisbane at the
moment.  2 birds by the last creek crossing on Gold Ck Rd on Sunday
morning, and 1 bird seen in the carpark off Mill Rd in Moggill SF this

On Mon, Mar 3, 2008 at 8:50 AM, mat & cathy <> wrote:
> Hello again
>  I have uploaded some flycatcher photos to:
>  They were taken in SE Qld over the weekend, and we believe it is a
>  male Satin Flycatcher.
>  (we also know how uncommon Satin is around here)
>  The bird was very glossy black (no hint of brown in the wings), had a
>  very dark under-tail, and the bib-shape matches the thoughts for Satin
>  in Graeme Chapman's wingspan article.
>  Any thoughts?
>  Cheers
>  Mat (and Lee Halasz who found it)

To unsubscribe from this mailing list, 
send the message:
(in the body of the message, with no Subject line)

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>

The University of NSW School of Computer and Engineering takes no responsibility for the contents of this archive. It is purely a compilation of material sent by many people to the birding-aus mailing list. It has not been checked for accuracy nor its content verified in any way. If you wish to get material removed from the archive or have other queries about the archive e-mail Andrew Taylor at this address: andrewt@cse.unsw.EDU.AU