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Bee fly (Bombyliidae)Villa sp. (genus)

Unidentified Villa bee fly at Namadgi National Park

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Villa sp. (genus) at Namadgi National Park - 1 Mar 2018
Villa sp. (genus) at Namadgi National Park - 1 Mar 2018
Villa sp. (genus) at Namadgi National Park - 1 Mar 2018

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Thought I had encountered a whole bunch of March flies, but they were only interested in getting a drink from the river. There was a dead kangaroo up a it from here.

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Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2019 by RobParnell Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Namadgi National Park - 28 Feb 2018 by Judith Roach Austroargiolestes icteromelas (Common Flatwing) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by Christine Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by Christine Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by Christine Ardea pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Namadgi National Park - 6 Mar 2017 by roymcd Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 27 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Austroaeschna parvistigma (Swamp Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 27 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Namadgi National Park - 27 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Potentilla recta (Sulphur Cinquefoil) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins Kosciuscola cognatus (A grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins Leptotarsus (Leptotarsus) sp.(genus) (A Crane Fly) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins Neosparassus sp. cnm1 (genus) (Mountain badge spider) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins Austrelaps ramsayi (Highlands Copperhead) at Namadgi National Park - 5 Nov 2016 by HarveyPerkins Synlestes weyersii (Bronze Needle) at Namadgi National Park - 27 Mar 2016 by HarveyPerkins Austroaeschna parvistigma (Swamp Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 8 Mar 2016 by HarveyPerkins Austroaeschna parvistigma (Swamp Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 8 Mar 2016 by HarveyPerkins Austrolestes cingulatus (Metallic Ringtail) at Namadgi National Park - 14 Feb 2016 by HarveyPerkins Austroaeschna parvistigma (Swamp Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 14 Feb 2016 by HarveyPerkins Griseargiolestes eboracus (Grey-chested Flatwing) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Nov 2015 by HarveyPerkins Griseargiolestes eboracus (Grey-chested Flatwing) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Nov 2015 by HarveyPerkins Gynoplistia (Gynoplistia) bimaculata (A crane fly) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Nov 2015 by HarveyPerkins
Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2019 by RobParnell
Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Namadgi National Park - 28 Feb 2018 by Judith Roach
Austroargiolestes icteromelas (Common Flatwing) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by Christine
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by Christine
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by Christine
Ardea pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Namadgi National Park - 6 Mar 2017 by roymcd
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 27 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna parvistigma (Swamp Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 27 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Namadgi National Park - 27 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Potentilla recta (Sulphur Cinquefoil) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Kosciuscola cognatus (A grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Leptotarsus (Leptotarsus) sp.(genus) (A Crane Fly) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Neosparassus sp. cnm1 (genus) (Mountain badge spider) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Austrelaps ramsayi (Highlands Copperhead) at Namadgi National Park - 5 Nov 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Synlestes weyersii (Bronze Needle) at Namadgi National Park - 27 Mar 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna parvistigma (Swamp Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 8 Mar 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna parvistigma (Swamp Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 8 Mar 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Austrolestes cingulatus (Metallic Ringtail) at Namadgi National Park - 14 Feb 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna parvistigma (Swamp Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 14 Feb 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Griseargiolestes eboracus (Grey-chested Flatwing) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Nov 2015 by HarveyPerkins
Griseargiolestes eboracus (Grey-chested Flatwing) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Nov 2015 by HarveyPerkins
Gynoplistia (Gynoplistia) bimaculata (A crane fly) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Nov 2015 by HarveyPerkins

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size (mm)
  • 28 Feb 2018 Recorded on
  • Judith Roach Recorded by

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