Flower wasp (Scoliidae & Tiphiidae)Laeviscolia frontalis

Two-spot hairy flower wasp at Central Molonglo

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Laeviscolia frontalis at Central Molonglo - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Central Molonglo - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Central Molonglo - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo River Stromlo - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo River Stromlo - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo River Stromlo - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo River Stromlo - 11 Mar 2017

Identification history

Flower wasp (Scoliidae & Tiphiidae) Laeviscolia frontalis 18 Mar 2017 KimPullen Confirmed
Flower wasp (Scoliidae & Tiphiidae) Laeviscolia frontalis 16 Mar 2017 michael.batley Suggested
Flower wasp (Scoliidae & Tiphiidae) Scoliidae sp. (family) 16 Mar 2017 RogerFFounding Explorer - RogerF joined us in 2014! Suggested
Unidentified 16 Mar 2017 KenTMultiple Significant Sightings - KenT has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - KenT has reported over 500 sightings! Pending ID

2 comments

KenTMultiple Significant Sightings - KenT has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - KenT has reported over 500 sightings! wrote:
   16 Mar 2017
Yes, thanks Michael that does look like it.
RogerFFounding Explorer - RogerF joined us in 2014! wrote:
   16 Mar 2017
I have seen a lot of this scoliid this year, with the pair of yellow abdominal dots, but did not know the species. Thanks for that.

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Nearby sightings

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  • Coordinates 149.034361-35.285333

Sighting information

Sensitivity key

  • Highly sensitive
  • Sensitive
  • Not sensitive

Conservation key

  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Rare Native
  • Local Native
  • Non-local Native
  • Exotic
  • Noxious Pest (Exotic)
  • Locally Extinct

Laeviscolia frontalis locations

Laeviscolia frontalis has been recorded at:

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