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Flower wasp (Scoliidae & Tiphiidae)Laeviscolia frontalis

Two-spot hairy flower wasp at Molonglo Valley, ACT

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Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017
Laeviscolia frontalis at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017

Identification history

Flower wasp (Scoliidae & Tiphiidae) Laeviscolia frontalis 18 Mar 2017 KimPullen
Flower wasp (Scoliidae & Tiphiidae) Laeviscolia frontalis 16 Mar 2017 michael.batley
Flower wasp (Scoliidae & Tiphiidae) Scoliidae sp. (family) 16 Mar 2017 RogerFFounding Explorer - RogerF joined us in 2014!
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!

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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Verbena incompta at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 12 Mar 2017
Alternanthera denticulata at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 12 Mar 2017
Persicaria lapathifolia at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 12 Mar 2017
Fulica atra at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017
Intellagama lesueurii at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017
Gastrimargus musicus at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Mar 2017

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Location information

Species information

  • Not sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • KenT Recorded by
  • 11 Mar 2017 Recorded on
  • Website Reported via
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