unknown birds - id help needed - UPDATED

Subject: unknown birds - id help needed - UPDATED
From: Cheryl Ridge <>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 18:14:57 -0700 (PDT)
Hello again!

Am quite excited to now give some of the birds
identities. Still need help on some.
Here is an updated list (suggestions received or extra
information included):

unknown 1 - Yellow Thornbill or Buff Rumped Thornbill?
unknown 2 - Pallid Cuckoo suggested, also Thornbill?

unknown 3 - note: was photographed near a Seagull
breeding colony (Nobbies I think??)

unknown 4 - note: was photographed in bushland near
Cranbourne I believe

unknown 5 -  ?? note: tree beside Cherry Lake, Altona.
Small bird, longish bill, black legs.

unknown 6 - Common Starling
unknown 7 -  Black faced Cuckoo Shrike
unknown 8 -  Black faced Cuckoo Shrike
0319 - Sharp tailed Sandpiper
1399 -  type of whistler or robin suggested??

1423 -  immature grey butcherbird, type of robin or
female golden whistler suggested??

1782 -  Common Blackbird (trying to establish if young
or female, was flapping around my backyard)

3903 - Red Necked Stints has been suggested, type of
Plover suggested??

3906 - type of Plover suggested
7346 - Common Sandpiper
9255 - Little Friarbird
9430 - something very young or a weebill suggested

9435 - immature robin suggested (actually this and
9430 taken around same time)

9804 - Red Capped Plover

Further comments/emails more than welcome - I am very
grateful to those who have taken the time to comment.
Here again is the link:



--- Cheryl Ridge <> wrote:

> Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 15:59:30 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Cheryl Ridge <>
> Subject: unknown birds - id help needed
> To: 
> Hello folks
> I am taking some of this weekend to tidy up my
> online
> photo galleries and have a rather annoying gallery
> of
> "unknown" birds.


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