Photo: Courtesy of Damon Ramsey
BSc.(Zool) Biologist Guide
TAWNY FROGMOUTH: Podargus strigoides
Additional Information: Courtesy of Damon Ramsey
A remarkable looking bird that is brownish-grey with a large orange eye.
While the Papuan is more common in the tropical rainforest of the lowlands, the Tawny is found in tropical rainforest in the higher altitude rainforest, such as around the Atherton Tablelands.
It also extends into drier habitats over most of Australia.
Script: Courtesy of Damon Ramsey BSc.(Zool) Biologist Guide
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