Southern Boobook (Ninox novaeseelandiae) fledgling

Photo of Southern Boobook

Southern Boobook

I came across this fledgling Boobook as its parent was defending the nest hollow against a Lace Monitor, which eventually turned it's attention to a Dollarbird nest and scored a nestling for its efforts.

File Name: 2000-00-00_0000   Date/Time: Unknown
Location: Arkarra Lagoons, Dundowran, Queensland, Australia.
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