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Blue & Copper (Lycaenidae)Lampides boeticus    

Long-tailed Pea-blue at ANBG

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Lampides boeticus at ANBG - 24 May 2018
Lampides boeticus at ANBG - 24 May 2018
Lampides boeticus at ANBG - 24 May 2018

Identification history

Blue & Copper (Lycaenidae) Lampides boeticus 28 May 2018 SuziBond
Blue & Copper (Lycaenidae) Lampides boeticus 26 May 2018 RobParnell

Significant sighting

SuziBond noted:
28 May 2018

First record of this species flying during the month of May in the ACT.

Author's notes

Near the Red Centre Garden in the ANBG

1 comment

SuziBond wrote:
   28 May 2018
Nice sighting Rob, first May record (that I'm aware of) of an adult on the wing for the ACT! Thanks for submitting your record.

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Dacelo novaeguineae at ANBG - 30 May 2018
Apis mellifera at ANBG - 15 May 2018
Malurus cyaneus at ANBG - 15 May 2018
Amegilla sp. (genus) at ANBG - 29 Mar 2018
Theclinesthes serpentata at ANBG - 29 Mar 2018
Junonia villida at ANBG - 29 Mar 2018
Theclinesthes serpentata at ANBG - 29 Mar 2018
Lampides boeticus at ANBG - 29 Mar 2018
Theclinesthes serpentata (TBC) at ANBG - 29 Mar 2018
Jalmenus evagoras at ANBG - 29 Jan 2018
Harmonia conformis at ANBG - 30 Nov 2017
Bembix sp. (genus) at ANBG - 30 Nov 2017
Tachyglossus aculeatus at ANBG - 1 Nov 2017
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris at ANBG - 16 Jun 2017
Xylocopa aeratus at ANBG - 16 Apr 2017
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae at ANBG - 2 Jun 2016
Phalaenoides glycinae at ANBG - 2 Mar 2015

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.107704-35.274634
  • Nature Parks ANBG
  • Places Acton, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 24 May 2018 2:51 PM Recorded on
  • RobParnell Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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