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4 Feb 2022

Hi NatureMappers, You may be aware that there is currently an application for an environmental impact assessment exemption for further urban development in the Bluetts Block area near Denman Prospect. It is an absolutely pristine grassland area with hundreds of plant and animal species. We have cre...

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HelenCross wrote:
27 min ago
Thanks Michael - I looked that species up on the ANBG's Find A Plant platform in this location and couldn't find it, but it did show there's a Eucalyptus multicaulis (Whipstick Mallee Ash) there. (I'll do more homework in future when I post things from the ANBG!). The birds appeared to be eating the blossoms.

Callocephalon fimbriatum
JonLewis wrote:
58 min ago
Yep, good ID Christine. Cheers, Jon

Papyrius sp (undescribed)
JonLewis wrote:
1 hr ago
Thanks for the descriptions Tmac - the little ant is probably Pheidole. Cheers, Jon

Rhytidoponera sp. (genus)
michaelb wrote:
2 hrs ago
Entomophthora sp. (genus) attacks flies. But there is a similar fungus that attacks beetles- Erynia sp. (genus). See an example of Erynia nebriae at:

Entomophthora sp. (genus) (TBC)
michaelb wrote:
2 hrs ago
Hi Harvey. Are you not able to confirm the ID of sightings? If so, try logging out then logging into CNM.

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