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Recent observations

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What

Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus

Observer

davidwoodfield

Date

November 26, 2015 02:44 PM MAGT

Description

Seen in karkarook park.

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Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus

Observer

davidwoodfield

Date

September 24, 2016 11:57 AM AEST

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Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus

Observer

mudkipisawesome

Date

September 24, 2016 05:42 PM AEST

Photos / Sounds

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Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus

Observer

mudkipisawesome

Date

September 24, 2016 05:43 PM AEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Echidnas Family Tachyglossidae

Observer

femmy

Date

September 24, 2016 11:09 AM AEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus

Observer

krish_sanghvi

Date

September 19, 2016 03:43 PM AEST

Description

Field Notes - Was burrowing under

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What

Duck-billed Platypus Ornithorhynchus anatinus

Observer

kayko77

Date

May 20, 2012 02:05 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus

Observer

gemmahocking

Date

February 2, 2016 12:53 PM MAGT

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No photos or sounds

What

Duck-billed Platypus Ornithorhynchus anatinus

Observer

waterbugwrangler

Date

September 9, 2016 05:30 PM AEST

Description

Spotted by the bat group. Multiple people verified.

Photos / Sounds

What

Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus

Observer

corinne1

Date

August 31, 2016 06:48 PM AEST

Description

Field Notes - I was going to see the Powerful Owl ( Project 2016), unfortunately I did not see them but instead I was very surprised to see an Echidna in this small park in suburbia.

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Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus

Observer

bioblogo

Date

October 3, 2010 05:24 PM CDT

Place

coral bay (Google, OSM)

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What

Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus

Date

April 30, 2016 05:57 PM CDT

Description

Visto en el camino a Mildura, atropellado por un vehiculo

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Description from Wikipedia

Monotremes (from the Greek μονός monos "single" + τρῆμα trema "hole", referring to the cloaca) are mammals that lay eggs (Prototheria) instead of giving birth to live young like marsupials (Metatheria) and placental mammals (Eutheria). The only surviving examples of monotremes are all indigenous to Australia and New Guinea, although there is evidence that they were once more widespread. Among living mammals they include the platypus and four species of echidnas (or spiny anteaters); there is...

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