Proudly supported by :: ACT Government :: Australian Native Plants Society (ANPS) Canberra Region NatureMapr NatureMapr

Cricket (Orthoptera, several families)Cooraboorama canberrae  

Canberra Raspy Cricket at Dunlop Grasslands

Cooraboorama canberrae at Dunlop Grasslands - 10 Feb 2015

Identification history

Cricket (Orthoptera, several families) Cooraboorama canberrae 10 Aug 2016 MichaelMulvaney
Cricket (Orthoptera, several families) Cooraboorama canberrae 9 Aug 2016 michaelb
Unidentified 22 Jul 2016 RobSpeirs

Significant sighting

10 Aug 2016

This is the first record of this rare ACT area endemic cricket within Dunlop Grassland Reserve

Author's notes

Canberra Raspy Cricket (Cooraboorama canberrae). Gravid female - note the large ovipositor and abdomen distended with eggs.

2 comments

   22 Jul 2016
Glad you finally found one at Dunlop, Rob.
   10 Aug 2016
Awesome!

Please Login or Register to comment.

Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 10 Feb 2015 11:17 PM Recorded on
  • RobSpeirs Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Frogwatch ACT and Region Atlas of Life Budawang Coast
1161293 sightings of 4821 species in 946 locations from 2039 members
Powered by NatureMapr |  Canberra Nature Map operates under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia |  Privacy