Grasshopper (Orthoptera, several families)Keyacris scurra  

Key's Matchstick Grasshopper at Mulligans Flat

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Keyacris scurra at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Keyacris scurra at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Keyacris scurra at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Keyacris scurra at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Keyacris scurra at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017

Identification history

Grasshopper (Orthoptera, several families) Keyacris scurra 3 Sep 2017 RogerFFounding Explorer - RogerF joined us in 2014!
Grasshopper (Orthoptera, several families) Keyacris scurra 3 Sep 2017 ClubFEDFounding Explorer - ClubFED joined us in 2014!

Significant sighting

4 Sep 2017

This is an uncommon species restricted to higher condition sites. Mulligans Flat is a local hotspot for it

Author's notes

Found on a group walk in Mulligan's flat with Alison Milton. This grasshopper was was found nearby, but not the same as her submission.

1 comment

   4 Sep 2017
We had a good time, thanks for coming along. Need to do it again soon. Peter

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Nearby sightings

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Acanthiza reguloides at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Petroica boodang at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Rhipidura fuliginosa at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Drosera sp. at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Acanthiza reguloides at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Petroica boodang at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017
Rhipidura fuliginosa at Mulligans Flat - 3 Sep 2017

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  • Coordinates 149.167877-35.163830
  • Altitude 683.0m

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