Adult and 3-4mth old chick on Tully-Mission Beach road about 1km from Lindsay Street turnoff into Carmoo. Birds foraging for...

Adult cassowary & young chick on verge of Tully-Mission Beach road.
Adult and 3-4mth old chick on Tully-Mission Beach road about 1km from Lindsay Street turnoff into Carmoo. Birds foraging for...
Species: Southern Cassowary   Casuarius casuarius
Author: Jeff Larson
Date: 
Thursday, July 18, 2013
Added to IBC: 3 Sep 2013 - 04:28
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...food. Crossed road after holding up traffic and proceeded into rainforest on western side of road. Adult is having a shake of its feathers.Was a clear day at about 4:50pm

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Citation

Jeff Larson, IBC1033144. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1033144.

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Jeff Larson, IBC1033144. Photo of Southern Cassowary Casuarius casuarius at Carmoo, Australia. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1033144.

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