Bee (Hymenoptera, Apiformes)Xylocopa aeratus    

Metallic Green Carpenter Bee at ANBG

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Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 28 Mar 2018
Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 28 Mar 2018
Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 28 Mar 2018
Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 28 Mar 2018
Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 28 Mar 2018
Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 28 Mar 2018
Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 28 Mar 2018

Identification history

Bee (Hymenoptera, Apiformes) Xylocopa aeratus 28 Mar 2018 michael.batley
Bee (Hymenoptera, Apiformes) Xylocopa aeratus 28 Mar 2018 PeterA

Significant sighting

MichaelMulvaney1.1K noted:
28 Mar 2018

New gardens location of this rare bee

Author's notes

Three green carpenter bees in the Gardens!

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Nearby sightings

Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 9 Apr 2018
Thyreus caeruleopunctatus at ANBG - 28 Mar 2018
Thyreus caeruleopunctatus at ANBG - 12 Feb 2018
Corcorax melanorhamphos at ANBG - 18 Dec 2017
Heteronympha merope at ANBG - 18 Dec 2017
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus at ANBG - 18 Dec 2017
Cracticus torquatus at ANBG - 27 Oct 2017
Delias harpalyce at ANBG - 26 Sep 2017
Aegotheles cristatus at ANBG - 24 Sep 2017
Aegotheles cristatus at ANBG - 4 Sep 2017
Malurus cyaneus at ANBG - 28 Aug 2017
Eopsaltria australis at ANBG - 16 Jun 2017
Cladonia sp. at ANBG - 16 Jun 2017
Alisterus scapularis at ANBG - 26 Jun 2015
Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 9 Apr 2018
Thyreus caeruleopunctatus at ANBG - 28 Mar 2018
Thyreus caeruleopunctatus at ANBG - 12 Feb 2018
Corcorax melanorhamphos at ANBG - 18 Dec 2017
Heteronympha merope at ANBG - 18 Dec 2017
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus at ANBG - 18 Dec 2017
Cracticus torquatus at ANBG - 27 Oct 2017
Delias harpalyce at ANBG - 26 Sep 2017
Aegotheles cristatus at ANBG - 24 Sep 2017
Aegotheles cristatus at ANBG - 4 Sep 2017
Malurus cyaneus at ANBG - 28 Aug 2017
Eopsaltria australis at ANBG - 16 Jun 2017
Cladonia sp. at ANBG - 16 Jun 2017
Alisterus scapularis at ANBG - 26 Jun 2015

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.105378-35.275833
  • Altitude 652.3m
  • Nature Parks ANBG
  • Places Acton, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 28 Mar 2018 Recorded on
  • PeterA Recorded by
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