That looks like a perfect match! A google image search indeed shows the
bird but obviously in grey/gray (e.g.
http://www.pbase.com/james_lowen/image/82538827). The alula and black mask
I am flabbergasted by the efforts of someone using photoshop to
deliberately mislead people.
Well done, and thanks for your help!
On 20 February 2013 14:05, Allen Chartier <> wrote:
> It has the look of a South American bird, Masked Gnatcatcher, with all the
> grays shifted to blues. Looks the wrong shape for any Fairy-Wren.
> Allen T. Chartier
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> Sent from my Droid
> On Feb 19, 2013 9:00 PM, "Anthony Overs" <> wrote:
>> Hi everyone
>> Another bird picture doing the rounds on blogs and Facebook. This one is
>> labelled as a Blue Fairy Wren of Australia. Any ideas as to what species
>> actually is??
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