Two baby Tawny Frogmouths hiding in a tree trunk.
Timber: Camphor Laurel
Size: 23cm by 41cm or 9" by 16"
Tawny Frogmouth Podargus strigoides 34-52cm
“Probably the best known Australian nocturnal bird; occasionally seen in camouflage pose on an exposed limb, stiffly posed to mimic a broken branch…. Habitat: woodlands, open eucalypt forests and wide variety of other vegetation types; least often seen in treeless deserts, rainforest and wet, dense, tall eucalypt forests…” ( page 200 Field Guide to Australian Birds. Michael Morcombe. c.2003)
(For the group 60 and Beyond… I am 61yrs.)