Sunday, November 22, 2015

Tawny Frogmouth - Podargus strigoides

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Tawny Frogmouth - Podargus strigoides
© NF Photo 140908 Granite gorge, Queensland, Australia

The Tawny Frogmouth became one of my favorite birds in Queensland. Despite the fact that it was mostly asleep. This was two birds sleeping. But not close enough to get them in one image. 

Learn more about Tawny Frogmouth on wiki

Linking up with  Bird D´Pot  Thanks Anni!
Also liking up with Eileens Saturday Critters  Thanks Eileen!

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  1. What an amazing bird!!!!! Wow, love the pattern and the coloration....the tail is magnificent. Beautiful all the way around....and great photos.

    Thanks for sharing this weekend at I'd Rather B Birdin'.

  2. Love the tawnies, had 5 sitting on a branch not long ago, usually just sight a single babe, so cute!

  3. These are great birds - I always like seeing them! I have been away for a bit and have a nest site I need to go and check this weekend.

    Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

    PS: my slowness to comment and visit has been caused by a trip to an island in the Pacific!

  4. How wonderful! I've never seen these in the wild either! We usually only get Honeyeaters, Figbirds, etc in our yard.

  5. Wonderful to see this birdandgret shots of it

  6. Cool bird! It would be one of my favorite birds too, awesome sighting and photos. Thank you for linking up and sharing your post. Have a happy weekend!

  7. What an unusual name for a bird!

  8. I absolutely love Tawny Frogmouths....they are so gorgeous....those big, big eyes and strange wide beak...lucky you for spotting one.


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