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Katydid (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae)Zaprochilus australis

Twig-mimic katydid at Aranda, ACT

Zaprochilus australis at Aranda, ACT - 20 Apr 2014

Identification history

Katydid (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae) Zaprochilus australis 19 May 2018 RogerF
Unidentified 19 May 2018 JanetRussell

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RogerF wrote:
   19 May 2018
Although very twiggy in appearance, this is not a phasmatid but a flower-feeding katydid. Its long ovipositor shows it to be a female. See page 193 my book.

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Praxis porphyretica (Brown Praxis) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Jan 2016 Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Jan 2016 Thomisidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Crab spider or Flower spider) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Dec 2015 Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Nov 2015 Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Nov 2015 Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Nov 2015 Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Nov 2015 Cormocephalus aurantiipes (Orange-legged centipede) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2015 Wahlenbergia planiflora subsp. planiflora (Bluebell) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Nov 2015 Tiliqua scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Nov 2015 Xyloryctinae sp. (subfamily) (A concealer moth) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Oct 2015 Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Oct 2015 Culicidae sp. (family) (A mosquito) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Oct 2015 Fuligo septica (Scrambled egg slime mould) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Oct 2015 Lavandula stoechas (Spanish Lavender or Topped Lavender) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Oct 2015 Dimorphotheca ecklonis (African Daisy) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Oct 2015 Sparassidae sp. (family) (A Huntsman Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Oct 2015 Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Sep 2015 Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Sep 2015 Perga sp. (genus) (Steel Blue Sawfly or Spitfire) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Sep 2015 Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Aug 2015 Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Jul 2015 Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Apr 2015 Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Mar 2015 Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Aranda, ACT - 27 Feb 2015 Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Aranda, ACT - 25 Feb 2015 Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Feb 2015 Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 14 Feb 2015 Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Feb 2015 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Feb 2015 Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Jan 2015 Siphanta acuta (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Jan 2015 Dolophones conifera (Wrap-around spider) at Aranda, ACT - 16 Jan 2015 Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 13 Jan 2015 Pompilidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Jan 2015 Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Jan 2015 Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Dec 2014 Geometridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Geometer moths) at Aranda, ACT - 15 Dec 2014 Nymphes myrmeleonoides (Blue Eyes Lacewing) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Dec 2014 Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Dec 2014 Bibio imitator (Garden maggot) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Dec 2014 Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Dec 2014 Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Aranda, ACT - 25 Nov 2014 Colepia ingloria (A robber fly) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Nov 2014 Ichneumonidae sp. (family) (Unidentified ichneumon wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Nov 2014 Leptotarsus (Leptotarsus) sp.(genus) (A Crane Fly) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Nov 2014 Exaireta spinigera (Garden Soldier Fly) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Nov 2014 Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Nov 2014 Thallarcha chrysochares (Tiger Footman) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2014 Porrostoma sp. (genus) (Lycid beetle, Net-winged beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2014 Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2014 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2014 Siphanta sp. (genus) (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Aranda, ACT - 15 Nov 2014 Lissopimpla excelsa (Orchid dupe wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Nov 2014 Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Nov 2014 Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2014 Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2014 Lepidoscia sp. (genus) (Unidentified cone case moth) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2014 Anestia sp. (genus) (A tiger moth) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014 Exoneura sp. (genus) (A reed bee) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014 Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014 Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014 Tephritidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Fruit or Seed fly) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014 Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014 Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Sep 2014 Oxycanus dirempta (Variable Oxycanus) at Aranda, ACT - 28 May 2014 Gymnopilus sp. at Aranda, ACT - 10 May 2014 Clavulina sp. (A coral fungus) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Apr 2014 Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Mar 2014 Calolampra sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Mar 2014 Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Mar 2014 Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Mar 2014 Neosparassus sp. cnm4 (genus) (Badge huntsman spider) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Feb 2014 Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Feb 2014 Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Jan 2014 Eumeninae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified Potter wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 18 Jan 2014 Illeis galbula (Fungus-eating Ladybird) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Dec 2013 Helpis minitabunda (Jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 15 Dec 2013 Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Aranda, ACT - 15 Dec 2013 Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Dec 2013 Amegilla (Notomegilla) chlorocyanea (Blue Banded Bee) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Dec 2013 Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Dec 2013 Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Dec 2013 Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Nov 2013 Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Oct 2013 Fulgoroidea sp. (superfamily) (Unidentified fulgoroid planthopper) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Sep 2013 Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Aranda, ACT - 10 May 2013 Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2013 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Mar 2013 Poecilometis sp. (genus) (A Poecilometis shield bug) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Mar 2013 Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Feb 2013 Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Feb 2013 Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Feb 2013 Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Aranda, ACT - 27 Jan 2013 Stenocotis depressa (Gum bark leafhopper) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Jan 2013 Austrosciapus connexus (Green long-legged fly) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Jan 2013 Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Dec 2012
Praxis porphyretica (Brown Praxis) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Jan 2016
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Jan 2016
Thomisidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Crab spider or Flower spider) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Dec 2015
Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Nov 2015
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Nov 2015
Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Nov 2015
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Nov 2015
Cormocephalus aurantiipes (Orange-legged centipede) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2015
Wahlenbergia planiflora subsp. planiflora (Bluebell) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Nov 2015
Tiliqua scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Nov 2015
Xyloryctinae sp. (subfamily) (A concealer moth) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Oct 2015
Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Oct 2015
Culicidae sp. (family) (A mosquito) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Oct 2015
Fuligo septica (Scrambled egg slime mould) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Oct 2015
Lavandula stoechas (Spanish Lavender or Topped Lavender) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Oct 2015
Dimorphotheca ecklonis (African Daisy) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Oct 2015
Sparassidae sp. (family) (A Huntsman Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Oct 2015
Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Sep 2015
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Sep 2015
Perga sp. (genus) (Steel Blue Sawfly or Spitfire) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Sep 2015
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Aug 2015
Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Jul 2015
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Apr 2015
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Mar 2015
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Aranda, ACT - 27 Feb 2015
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Aranda, ACT - 25 Feb 2015
Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Feb 2015
Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 14 Feb 2015
Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Feb 2015
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Feb 2015
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Jan 2015
Siphanta acuta (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Jan 2015
Dolophones conifera (Wrap-around spider) at Aranda, ACT - 16 Jan 2015
Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 13 Jan 2015
Pompilidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Jan 2015
Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Jan 2015
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Dec 2014
Geometridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Geometer moths) at Aranda, ACT - 15 Dec 2014
Nymphes myrmeleonoides (Blue Eyes Lacewing) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Dec 2014
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Dec 2014
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Dec 2014
Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Dec 2014
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Dec 2014
Bibio imitator (Garden maggot) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Dec 2014
Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Dec 2014
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Aranda, ACT - 25 Nov 2014
Colepia ingloria (A robber fly) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Nov 2014
Ichneumonidae sp. (family) (Unidentified ichneumon wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Nov 2014
Leptotarsus (Leptotarsus) sp.(genus) (A Crane Fly) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Nov 2014
Exaireta spinigera (Garden Soldier Fly) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Nov 2014
Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Nov 2014
Thallarcha chrysochares (Tiger Footman) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2014
Porrostoma sp. (genus) (Lycid beetle, Net-winged beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2014
Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2014
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Nov 2014
Siphanta sp. (genus) (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Aranda, ACT - 15 Nov 2014
Lissopimpla excelsa (Orchid dupe wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Nov 2014
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Nov 2014
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2014
Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2014
Lepidoscia sp. (genus) (Unidentified cone case moth) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2014
Anestia sp. (genus) (A tiger moth) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014
Exoneura sp. (genus) (A reed bee) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014
Tephritidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Fruit or Seed fly) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2014
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Sep 2014
Oxycanus dirempta (Variable Oxycanus) at Aranda, ACT - 28 May 2014
Gymnopilus sp. at Aranda, ACT - 10 May 2014
Clavulina sp. (A coral fungus) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Apr 2014
Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Mar 2014
Calolampra sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Mar 2014
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Mar 2014
Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Mar 2014
Neosparassus sp. cnm4 (genus) (Badge huntsman spider) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Feb 2014
Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Feb 2014
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Jan 2014
Eumeninae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified Potter wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 18 Jan 2014
Illeis galbula (Fungus-eating Ladybird) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Dec 2013
Helpis minitabunda (Jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 15 Dec 2013
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Aranda, ACT - 15 Dec 2013
Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Dec 2013
Amegilla (Notomegilla) chlorocyanea (Blue Banded Bee) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Dec 2013
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Dec 2013
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Dec 2013
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Nov 2013
Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Oct 2013
Fulgoroidea sp. (superfamily) (Unidentified fulgoroid planthopper) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Sep 2013
Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Aranda, ACT - 10 May 2013
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2013
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Mar 2013
Poecilometis sp. (genus) (A Poecilometis shield bug) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Mar 2013
Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Feb 2013
Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Feb 2013
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Feb 2013
Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Aranda, ACT - 27 Jan 2013
Stenocotis depressa (Gum bark leafhopper) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Jan 2013
Austrosciapus connexus (Green long-legged fly) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Jan 2013
Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Dec 2012

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 149.083458-35.256831
  • Altitude 635.0m
  • Places Aranda, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 20 Apr 2014 12:49 PM Recorded on
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