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Nymph (Nymphalidae)Heteronympha merope

Common Brown at The Pinnacle

Heteronympha merope at The Pinnacle - 23 Mar 2018

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Author's notes

This butterfly spent more than 10 minutes sucking sap from the bark of this tree while I waited for it to open its wings to identify it. Moving on there were many more of this species flitting around.

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Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 24 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at The Pinnacle - 24 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at The Pinnacle - 14 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton Brachychiton populneus (Kurrajong) at The Pinnacle - 12 Feb 2020 by sangio7 Phyllotocus rufipennis (Nectar scarab) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at The Pinnacle - 20 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Trigonodera sp. (genus) (A wedge-shaped beetle) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton Paropsisterna m-fusca (Eucalyptus Leaf Beetle) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton Merops ornatus (Rainbow Bee-eater) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton Melithreptus brevirostris (Brown-headed Honeyeater) at The Pinnacle - 29 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton Salticidae sp. 'Golden palps' (Unidentified jumping spider) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Cymbopogon refractus (Barbed-Wire Grass) at The Pinnacle - 16 Feb 2019 by MervynAston Paspalum dilatatum (Paspalum) at The Pinnacle - 15 Feb 2019 by MervynAston Geometridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Geometer moths) at The Pinnacle - 13 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at The Pinnacle - 13 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at The Pinnacle - 23 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at The Pinnacle - 23 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at The Pinnacle - 23 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at The Pinnacle - 23 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at The Pinnacle - 11 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Amanita sp. at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Polyporus arcularius at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Asiola fasciata (A robber fly) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Chironomidae sp. (family) (Midge) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Philobota sp near arabella (A concealer moth) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at The Pinnacle - 8 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at The Pinnacle - 5 Aug 2018 by Alison Milton Morethia boulengeri (Boulenger's Skink) at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Perenniporia ochroleuca at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Ocirrhoe unimaculata (Green Stink Bug) at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Hestiochora furcata (A zygaenid moth) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Garrha pudica (A concealer moth) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at The Pinnacle - 20 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at The Pinnacle - 7 Dec 2016 by annamacdonald Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at The Pinnacle - 7 Dec 2016 by annamacdonald Anoplognathus montanus (Montane Christmas beetle) at The Pinnacle - 7 Dec 2016 by annamacdonald Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at The Pinnacle - 7 Dec 2016 by annamacdonald Swainsona sericea (Silky swainson-pea) at The Pinnacle - 10 Oct 2016 by nic.mikhailovich Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at The Pinnacle - 18 Oct 2015 by Alison Milton Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at The Pinnacle - 13 Sep 2015 by Alison Milton Caladenia atrovespa (Green-comb Spider Orchid) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2014 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 24 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at The Pinnacle - 24 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at The Pinnacle - 14 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Brachychiton populneus (Kurrajong) at The Pinnacle - 12 Feb 2020 by sangio7
Phyllotocus rufipennis (Nectar scarab) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at The Pinnacle - 20 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Trigonodera sp. (genus) (A wedge-shaped beetle) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton
Paropsisterna m-fusca (Eucalyptus Leaf Beetle) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton
Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton
Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton
Merops ornatus (Rainbow Bee-eater) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2019 by Alison Milton
Melithreptus brevirostris (Brown-headed Honeyeater) at The Pinnacle - 29 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton
Salticidae sp. 'Golden palps' (Unidentified jumping spider) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton
Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton
Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Cymbopogon refractus (Barbed-Wire Grass) at The Pinnacle - 16 Feb 2019 by MervynAston
Paspalum dilatatum (Paspalum) at The Pinnacle - 15 Feb 2019 by MervynAston
Geometridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Geometer moths) at The Pinnacle - 13 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at The Pinnacle - 13 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at The Pinnacle - 23 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at The Pinnacle - 23 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at The Pinnacle - 23 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton
Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at The Pinnacle - 23 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton
Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at The Pinnacle - 11 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Amanita sp. at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Polyporus arcularius at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Asiola fasciata (A robber fly) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Chironomidae sp. (family) (Midge) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Philobota sp near arabella (A concealer moth) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at The Pinnacle - 8 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at The Pinnacle - 5 Aug 2018 by Alison Milton
Morethia boulengeri (Boulenger's Skink) at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Perenniporia ochroleuca at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Ocirrhoe unimaculata (Green Stink Bug) at The Pinnacle - 22 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Hestiochora furcata (A zygaenid moth) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Garrha pudica (A concealer moth) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at The Pinnacle - 20 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at The Pinnacle - 7 Dec 2016 by annamacdonald
Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at The Pinnacle - 7 Dec 2016 by annamacdonald
Anoplognathus montanus (Montane Christmas beetle) at The Pinnacle - 7 Dec 2016 by annamacdonald
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at The Pinnacle - 7 Dec 2016 by annamacdonald
Swainsona sericea (Silky swainson-pea) at The Pinnacle - 10 Oct 2016 by nic.mikhailovich
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at The Pinnacle - 18 Oct 2015 by Alison Milton
Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at The Pinnacle - 13 Sep 2015 by Alison Milton
Caladenia atrovespa (Green-comb Spider Orchid) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2014 by Alison Milton

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.034837-35.257102
  • Altitude 650.8m
  • Maps The Pinnacle

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 22 Mar 2018 Recorded on
  • Alison Milton Recorded by

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