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michaelb

Hi. I'm Michael Bedingfield. I've been exploring the natural areas around southern Tuggeranong since I moved here in 1992 and became interested in the local native plants. Since then I've drawn many of them, joining Friends of Grasslands to share this interest. Later I began to document and photograph these plants, starting with Tuggeranong Hill Nature Reserve, then the lower slopes of Mount Rob Roy Range, and the Murrumbidgee River Corridor nearby. Tuggeranong Hill and Rob Roy are very rich in native floral diversity. After a while I started photographing and drawing the local animals as well, large and small. When Michael Mulvaney and Aaron Clausen saw my enthusiasm for the local flora and fauna, they asked me to help them in developing and administering the Canberra Nature Map website. It has been a very rewarding experience.

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14 Longhorn beetle (Cerambycidae) sightings with images

Coptocercus aberrans at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Apr 2017
Ancita sp. (genus) at Tuggeranong, ACT - 7 Mar 2017
Zygocera pruinosa at Greenway, ACT - 22 Feb 2017
Ancita australis at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Ancita sp. (genus) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017
Ancita australis at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017
Aridaeus thoracicus at Bonython, ACT - 21 Jan 2017
Stenoderus suturalis at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Aridaeus thoracicus at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Jan 2017
Obrida fascialis at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Phoracantha semipunctata at Conder, ACT - 13 Dec 2016
Ancita australis at Tuggeranong, ACT - 21 Jan 2016
Ancita sp. (genus) at Tuggeranong, ACT - 21 Jan 2016
Epithora dorsalis at Conder, ACT - 24 Jan 2015
Coptocercus aberrans at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Apr 2017
Ancita sp. (genus) at Tuggeranong, ACT - 7 Mar 2017
Zygocera pruinosa at Greenway, ACT - 22 Feb 2017
Ancita australis at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Ancita sp. (genus) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017
Ancita australis at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017
Aridaeus thoracicus at Bonython, ACT - 21 Jan 2017
Stenoderus suturalis at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Aridaeus thoracicus at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Jan 2017
Obrida fascialis at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Phoracantha semipunctata at Conder, ACT - 13 Dec 2016
Ancita australis at Tuggeranong, ACT - 21 Jan 2016
Ancita sp. (genus) at Tuggeranong, ACT - 21 Jan 2016
Epithora dorsalis at Conder, ACT - 24 Jan 2015

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