Enquiry re status of Brown Gerygone in the Melbourne region

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Subject: Enquiry re status of Brown Gerygone in the Melbourne region
From: Richard Nowotny <>
Date: Sat, 10 Oct 2015 22:40:00 +0000
A week ago a very good young visiting birder from the US fairly confidently
identified a Brown Gerygone in the Dandenongs from both good views and song
(unfortunately his ID photo is not good enough to assist in confirming his

My understanding from range maps, atlases and personal experience is that
the western limit of this species' range in Victoria is well east of

Can anyone comment on the likelihood of this sighting, please.


Port Melbourne, Victoria

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