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Blue beauty The wrens are extremely tough to capture. I would've spent a good one hour trying to get this photo Australia,Geotagged,Malurus splendens,Splendid fairywren,Wildlife,Winter,birds,nature Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Blue beauty

The wrens are extremely tough to capture. I would've spent a good one hour trying to get this photo

    comments (7)

  1. Your bird pics are adorable! and I also like very much the others :-)
    Welcome back to JD! ;-)
    Posted 10 months ago, modified 10 months ago
  2. Thanks! Posted 10 months ago, modified 10 months ago
  3. A beautiful bird! Posted 10 months ago
  4. They are exceptionally flighty, so you did so well here with this capture! The males really do wow with these colours. One of my favourite species here in Australia. Posted 10 months ago
    1. I totally agree Posted 10 months ago
  5. Awesome! Posted 10 months ago
  6. What a pretty bird! And such a great shot. Thank you for sharing, makes me want to travel to Australia just to try and see one! Posted 10 months ago

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The splendid fairywren , also known simply as the splendid wren or more colloquially in Western Australia as the blue wren, is a passerine bird of the Maluridae family. It is found across much of the Australian continent from central-western New South Wales and southwestern Queensland over to coastal Western Australia. It inhabits predominantly arid and semi-arid regions. Exhibiting a high degree of sexual dimorphism, the male in breeding plumage is a small, long-tailed bird of predominantly bright.. more

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by saketh upadhya
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By saketh upadhya

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Uploaded Nov 18, 2018. Captured Sep 12, 2018 09:07 in 4 Roe St, Perth WA 6000, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 700D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/80s
  • ISO400
  • 250mm