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Noisy Friarbird  Australia,Geotagged,Noisy friarbird,Philemon corniculatus,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. Love this bird, like a Disney villain. Posted 10 months ago
    1. Lol, Ferdy. I was thinking it looked evil too. But, listen to its adorable call!!

      Posted 10 months ago
      1. I was wrong, never judge a book by its cover! Posted 10 months ago
        1. Or a bird! ;P Posted 10 months ago
    2. Think so? Posted 10 months ago

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The noisy friarbird is a passerine bird of the honeyeater family Meliphagidae native to southern New Guinea and eastern Australia. It is one of several species known as friarbirds whose heads are bare of feathers. It is brown-grey in colour, with a prominent knob on its bare black-skinned head. It feeds on insects and nectar.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Calbost Niel
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By Calbost Niel

Uploaded Oct 8, 2021. Captured Oct 8, 2021 14:14 in 872 Megalong Rd, Megalong Valley NSW 2785, Australia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/9.0
  • 1/100s
  • ISO100
  • 500mm