A deviant Crimson Rosella

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Subject: A deviant Crimson Rosella
From: Robin Eckermann <>
Date: Sun, 1 Sep 2019 05:52:16 +0000

This fellow - first posted to the chatline about a year ago - has become a regular visitor to our garden - most likely nesting nearby with its partner.

Deviant Crimson Rosella

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A theory floated at the time was that the yellow colour was symptomatic of a pigment deficiency.

Regards ... Robin
Phone: 02-6161-6161 (w) 0418-630-555 (m)

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