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Tangle-vein fly (Nemestrinidae)Trichophthalma scapularis

2 Tangle-vein fly at Red Hill Nature Reserve

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Trichophthalma scapularis at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Dec 2017
Trichophthalma scapularis at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Dec 2017
Trichophthalma scapularis at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Dec 2017

Identification history

Tangle-vein fly (Nemestrinidae) Trichophthalma scapularis 3 Jan 2018 KimPullen
Unidentified 1 Jan 2018 roymcd

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Author's notes

Reasonably large, maybe 2-3cm length.

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Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Mar 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Brachychiton populneus (Kurrajong) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Jan 2019 by KL
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2019 by KL
Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Jan 2019 by TomT
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Geometridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Geometer moths) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
Simosyrphus grandicornis (Common hover fly) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
Pisolithus sp. at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Apr 2018 by JackyF
Acacia implexa (Hickory Wattle) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Mar 2018 by KL
Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Jan 2018 by roymcd
Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 19 Dec 2017 by nath_kay

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 31 Dec 2017 Recorded on
  • roymcd Recorded by

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