Green Catbird - Linden, Blue Mountains

To: Evan Beaver <>
Subject: Green Catbird - Linden, Blue Mountains
From: Syd Curtis <>
Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2011 08:37:01 +1000
Hi Evan,

The Albert Lyrebird I studied on Tamborine Mt (In from Gold Cost) for some 
years in the 1960's did a pretty good Green Catbird call in his mimicry.  But I 
don't know if Superbs ever do so.  And of course you wouldn't be mistaken 
anyway, because of the other calls/songs obviously coming from the same source, 
if it were a lyrebird.



On 15/11/2011, at 5:29 AM, Evan Beaver wrote:

> Hi Birders! First post for a couple of years. Re-subscribed just to
> tell you about this.
> Staying with family in Linden recently, I heard a Green Catbird
> calling from one of the wet gullies near by. Shamefully I didn't get
> after it for a visual, mostly because our baby wasn't keen on any more
> birding, but the call is pretty unmistakable. New bird in the Bluies
> for me, which I didn't think would happen again after living there for
> a few years. I've even got Topknot Pigeon up there.
> EB
> -- 
> Evan Beaver
> Downer, ACT
> lat=-35.24, lon=149.15

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