To: 'Graeme Chapman' <>, Stephen Ambrose <>
Subject: Scrubwrens
From: Peter Shute <>
Date: Sat, 26 May 2018 19:34:27 +0000
The list server has removed the photo from Graeme's email. Here's the copy from 
the moderation queue.

Peter Shute

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> Of Graeme Chapman
> Sent: Saturday, 26 May 2018 4:51 PM
> To: Stephen Ambrose <>
> Cc: 
> Subject: Re: [Birding-Aus] Scrubwrens
> Hello Stephen,
> Thought you might like to see this one, an adult WBSW with dependent
> young at my place - Basin View NSW.
> Shows the clear normal yellow eye colour of an east coast bird and a juvenile.
> How to describe the colour in the juvenile is interesting - grey-green?
> The point is that when discussing races/places and eye colour we should be
> careful to only deal with adults.
> I believe that the eye colour of young birds changes gradually to yellow (in
> the east) but it may take more than a year.
> Cheers
> Graeme
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