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Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae) perched on a Silver Wattle (Acacia dealbata), Waterworks Reserve, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Date 23 June 2010
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Author JJ Harrison (

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42° 54′ 37.91″ S, 147° 17′ 10.75″ E

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