Help Again

To: Philip Veerman <>
Subject: Help Again
From: Michael Tarburton <>
Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2018 19:45:29 +1100

If this bird is also found in New Guinea then Alan is correct it is a female 



> On 8 Mar 2018, at 8:13 AM, Philip Veerman <> wrote:
> I believe I recall seeing the same bird at Jurong Bird Park in September
> 2014 and wondering what it is. The little camera I have is insufficient for
> taking bird photos. I knew it was a female Bird of Paradise (of some kind).
> By my memory, the label on the aviary was to the effect of another Bird of
> Paradise species, I don't remember which. At the time I believed that the
> aviary contained a male and female of 2 different species of Bird of
> Paradise. I recall thinking it was maybe correct for the male. If it was not
> the same bird, then my story is still true.
> Philip
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Birding-Aus  On Behalf Of
> Alan Gillanders
> Sent: Wednesday, 7 March, 2018 6:22 PM
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> Subject: Re: [Birding-Aus] Help Again
> David,
> That's a Red Bird of Paradise, female.
> Regards,
> Alan
> On 7/03/2018 4:44 PM,  wrote:
>> Hi all
>> I hope you don't mind if I post a photo of the odd bird from overseas
> which
>> I cannot identify?  The attached photo was taken a little while ago at the
>> Jurong Bird Park. I have no idea what it is. Any help out there?
>> Thanks
>> David in Blackheath
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