Crimson Rosella in the wet

A Crimson Rosella hangs out on a wire in a Sydney rain storm.

Crimson Rosella in the wet

(Click the image to zoom in.)

The Rosella looks a little miffed. The rain’s been going on a while, and I guess the bird’s had enough of it.

Crimson Rosella in the wet

Common name: Crimson Rosella

Scientific name: Platycercus elegans elegans

Approximate length: 35 cm

Date spotted: 26 September 2015

Season: Spring

Location: Allambie Heights, New South Wales, Australia

Latitude/longitude: 33°46’13.9″S 151°15’39.2″E

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About Sarah Maddox

Technical writer, author and blogger in Sydney

Posted on 2015/09/27, in Birds, Parrot, Rosella and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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