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Nymph (Nymphalidae)Vanessa kershawi

Australian Painted Lady at Bruce Ridge

Vanessa kershawi at Bruce Ridge - 30 Oct 2016

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Author's notes

Very common across Bruce Ridge, mainly feeding on flowers of Native Daphne, Brachyloma daphnoides

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Daviesia mimosoides (Bitter Pea) at Bruce Ridge - 24 Oct 2017 by ClubFED Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 24 Oct 2017 by ClubFED Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Bruce Ridge - 30 Oct 2016 by MichaelMulvaney Coronidium oxylepis subsp. lanatum (Woolly Pointed Everlasting) at Bruce Ridge - 30 Oct 2016 by MichaelMulvaney Thelymitra sp. (A sun orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 30 Oct 2016 by MichaelMulvaney Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 30 Oct 2016 by MichaelMulvaney Pseudocheirus peregrinus (Common Ringtail Possum) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits Cortinarius sp. at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits Caladenia ustulata (Brown caps) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Bruce Ridge - 7 Oct 2016 by mtchl Thelymitra juncifolia (Large-spotted sun orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits Stylidium graminifolium (Grass Triggerplant) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits Calochilus platychilus (Purple beard orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits Thelymitra juncifolia (Large-spotted sun orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits
Daviesia mimosoides (Bitter Pea) at Bruce Ridge - 24 Oct 2017 by ClubFED
Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 24 Oct 2017 by ClubFED
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Bruce Ridge - 30 Oct 2016 by MichaelMulvaney
Coronidium oxylepis subsp. lanatum (Woolly Pointed Everlasting) at Bruce Ridge - 30 Oct 2016 by MichaelMulvaney
Thelymitra sp. (A sun orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 30 Oct 2016 by MichaelMulvaney
Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 30 Oct 2016 by MichaelMulvaney
Pseudocheirus peregrinus (Common Ringtail Possum) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits
Cortinarius sp. at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits
Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits
Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits
Caladenia ustulata (Brown caps) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits
Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 14 Oct 2016 by jksmits
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Bruce Ridge - 7 Oct 2016 by mtchl
Thelymitra juncifolia (Large-spotted sun orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits
Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits
Stylidium graminifolium (Grass Triggerplant) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits
Calochilus platychilus (Purple beard orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits
Thelymitra juncifolia (Large-spotted sun orchid) at Bruce Ridge - 16 Oct 2015 by jksmits

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • 30 Oct 2016 Recorded on
  • MichaelMulvaney Recorded by

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