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GrasshopperAcrida conica

Giant green slantface at Tennent, ACT

Acrida conica at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017

Identification history

Grasshopper Acrida conica 19 Feb 2017 RogerFFounding Explorer - RogerF joined us in 2014!
Grasshopper Acrida conica 18 Feb 2017 michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014!

Author's notes

Near the Murrumbidgee River, on the west side, in Gigerline Nature Reserve.

1 comment

michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014! wrote:
   19 Feb 2017
After the photo I rescued the insect from the web.

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Dacelo novaeguineae at Tennent, ACT - 13 Aug 2017
Eopsaltria australis at Tennent, ACT - 21 Jun 2017
Icerya acaciae at Tennent, ACT - 1 Apr 2017
Callococcus acaciae at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Eurystomus orientalis at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Rhinotia phoenicoptera at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Dicranosterna immaculata at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Ludwigia palustris at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Ancita australis at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Mordellidae sp. (family) at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Eleale pulchra at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Stenoderus suturalis at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Diphlebia nymphoides at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Agonoscelis rutila at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Gastrimargus musicus at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Mictis profana at Tennent, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Sceliphron laetum at Tennent, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Neoaratus hercules at Tennent, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Mictis profana at Tennent, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Chrysomya sp. (genus) (TBC) at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Sorghum leiocladum at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Dicranosterna immaculata at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Nososticta solida at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Colepia ingloria at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Merops ornatus at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Coccinella transversalis at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Phyllotocus rufipennis at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Obrida fascialis at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Anoplognathus chloropyrus at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Artamus cyanopterus at Tennent, ACT - 22 Oct 2016
Caligavis chrysops at Tennent, ACT - 22 Oct 2016
Carduus tenuiflorus at Tennent, ACT - 22 Oct 2016
Rhipidura fuliginosa at Tennent, ACT - 22 Oct 2016
Euphorbia dallachyana at Tennent, ACT - 3 May 2016
Calotis lappulacea at Tennent, ACT - 3 May 2016
Portulaca oleracea at Tennent, ACT - 28 Feb 2016
Gastrimargus musicus at Tennent, ACT - 11 Jan 2016
Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta at Tennent, ACT - 11 Jan 2016
Ischnura heterosticta at Tennent, ACT - 11 Jan 2016
Wallabia bicolor at Tennent, ACT - 27 Jun 2015
Macropus robustus at Tennent, ACT - 27 Jun 2015
Caligavis chrysops at Tennent, ACT - 16 Mar 2015
Acacia dealbata at Tennent, ACT - 18 Feb 2015
Persicaria prostrata at Tennent, ACT - 18 Feb 2015
Dichanthium sericeum at Tennent, ACT - 18 Feb 2015
Rytidosperma carphoides at Tennent, ACT - 10 Nov 2014
Acacia mearnsii at Tennent, ACT - 10 Nov 2014
Acacia dealbata at Tennent, ACT - 10 Sep 2014
Dama dama at Tennent, ACT - 6 Aug 2014
Colluricincla harmonica at Tennent, ACT - 6 Aug 2014
Eopsaltria australis at Tennent, ACT - 2 Mar 2014
Eucalyptus viminalis at Tennent, ACT - 16 Sep 2008
Dacelo novaeguineae at Tennent, ACT - 13 Aug 2017
Eopsaltria australis at Tennent, ACT - 21 Jun 2017
Icerya acaciae at Tennent, ACT - 1 Apr 2017
Callococcus acaciae at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Eurystomus orientalis at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Rhinotia phoenicoptera at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Dicranosterna immaculata at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Ludwigia palustris at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Ancita australis at Tennent, ACT - 15 Feb 2017
Mordellidae sp. (family) at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Eleale pulchra at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Stenoderus suturalis at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Diphlebia nymphoides at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Agonoscelis rutila at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Gastrimargus musicus at Tennent, ACT - 16 Jan 2017
Mictis profana at Tennent, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Sceliphron laetum at Tennent, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Neoaratus hercules at Tennent, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Mictis profana at Tennent, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Chrysomya sp. (genus) (TBC) at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Sorghum leiocladum at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Dicranosterna immaculata at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Nososticta solida at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Colepia ingloria at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Merops ornatus at Tennent, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Coccinella transversalis at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Phyllotocus rufipennis at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Obrida fascialis at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Anoplognathus chloropyrus at Tennent, ACT - 27 Dec 2016
Artamus cyanopterus at Tennent, ACT - 22 Oct 2016
Caligavis chrysops at Tennent, ACT - 22 Oct 2016
Carduus tenuiflorus at Tennent, ACT - 22 Oct 2016
Rhipidura fuliginosa at Tennent, ACT - 22 Oct 2016
Euphorbia dallachyana at Tennent, ACT - 3 May 2016
Calotis lappulacea at Tennent, ACT - 3 May 2016
Portulaca oleracea at Tennent, ACT - 28 Feb 2016
Gastrimargus musicus at Tennent, ACT - 11 Jan 2016
Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta at Tennent, ACT - 11 Jan 2016
Ischnura heterosticta at Tennent, ACT - 11 Jan 2016
Wallabia bicolor at Tennent, ACT - 27 Jun 2015
Macropus robustus at Tennent, ACT - 27 Jun 2015
Caligavis chrysops at Tennent, ACT - 16 Mar 2015
Acacia dealbata at Tennent, ACT - 18 Feb 2015
Persicaria prostrata at Tennent, ACT - 18 Feb 2015
Dichanthium sericeum at Tennent, ACT - 18 Feb 2015
Rytidosperma carphoides at Tennent, ACT - 10 Nov 2014
Acacia mearnsii at Tennent, ACT - 10 Nov 2014
Acacia dealbata at Tennent, ACT - 10 Sep 2014
Dama dama at Tennent, ACT - 6 Aug 2014
Colluricincla harmonica at Tennent, ACT - 6 Aug 2014
Eopsaltria australis at Tennent, ACT - 2 Mar 2014
Eucalyptus viminalis at Tennent, ACT - 16 Sep 2008

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Location information

Species information

  • Not sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
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  • 15 Feb 2017 Recorded on
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