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Spider wasp (Pompilidae)Cryptocheilus bicolor

Orange Spider Wasp at Gigerline Nature Reserve

Cryptocheilus bicolor at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Jan 2019

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Sighted at least four regularly landing on woody debris or soil.

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Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 7 Jul 2020 by RodDeb Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 7 Jul 2020 by RodDeb Fumaria muralis subsp. muralis (Wall Fumitory) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 30 Jun 2020 by JohnBundock Accipiter cirrocephalus (Collared Sparrowhawk) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 10 Jun 2020 by RodDeb Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 17 May 2020 by michaelb Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Solanum chenopodioides (Whitetip Nightshade) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 14 Apr 2020 by JohnBundock Danaus petilia (Lesser wanderer) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 1 Apr 2020 by JohnBundock Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2020 by RodDeb Pseudopenthes fenestrata (Window-winged bee fly) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2020 by RodDeb Gerygone olivacea (White-throated Gerygone) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2020 by RodDeb Nesoptilotis leucotis (White-eared Honeyeater) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2020 by RodDeb Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb Prodiaphania sp. (genus) (A Tachinid fly) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 15 Dec 2019 by michaelb Psaltoda moerens (Redeye Cicada) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 15 Dec 2019 by michaelb Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Dec 2019 by RodDeb Cacomantis flabelliformis (Fan-tailed Cuckoo) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Dec 2019 by RodDeb Melolonthinae sp. (subfamily) (Cockchafer) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Dec 2019 by RodDeb Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 18 Nov 2019 by JohnBundock Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Nov 2019 by JohnBundock Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 29 Oct 2019 by RodDeb Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra Falco cenchroides (Nankeen Kestrel) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 9 Jul 2019 by RodDeb Portulaca oleracea (Pigweed, Purslane) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 13 Apr 2019 by michaelb Ephutomorpha sp. (genus) (Mutillid wasp or Velvet 'ant') at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2019 by GraemeM Scoliacma bicolora (Red Footman Moth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 26 Nov 2018 by Liam.m Ptilotula penicillatus (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018 by JohnBundock Gerygone olivacea (White-throated Gerygone) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018 by JohnBundock Comptosia stria (A bee fly) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018 by JohnBundock Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jul 2018 by michaelb Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 1 May 2018 by JohnBundock Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jun 2017 by JohnBundock Coptocercus aberrans (Aberrans longhorn beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 1 Apr 2017 by michaelb Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Mar 2017 by RodDeb Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 15 Feb 2017 by michaelb Notius depressus (Shield bug) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017 by michaelb Acanthonevroides jarvisi (A fruit fly) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017 by michaelb Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017 by michaelb Psaltoda moerens (Redeye Cicada) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017 by michaelb Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 by michaelb Saponaria officinalis (Soapwort) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 by michaelb Repsimus manicatus montanus (Green Nail Beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 by michaelb Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 by michaelb Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb Myrmecia sp., pilosula-group (Jack jumper) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb Anoplognathus porosus (Porosus Christmas beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb Anoplognathus chloropyrus (Green-tailed Christmas beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb Cryptes baccatus (Wattle Tick Scale) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb Cryptes baccatus (Wattle Tick Scale) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2016 by michaelb Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Sep 2014 by michaelb Coryphistes ruricola (Bark grasshopper) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 7 Nov 2010 by HarveyPerkins Danaus petilia (Lesser wanderer) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 7 Nov 2010 by HarveyPerkins Eucalyptus viminalis (Ribbon Gum) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 23 Feb 2010 by michaelb Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2007 by michaelb Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Mar 2004 by michaelb Callistemon sieberi (River Bottlebrush) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Mar 2002 by michaelb
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 7 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 7 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Fumaria muralis subsp. muralis (Wall Fumitory) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 30 Jun 2020 by JohnBundock
Accipiter cirrocephalus (Collared Sparrowhawk) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 10 Jun 2020 by RodDeb
Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 17 May 2020 by michaelb
Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Solanum chenopodioides (Whitetip Nightshade) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 14 Apr 2020 by JohnBundock
Danaus petilia (Lesser wanderer) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 1 Apr 2020 by JohnBundock
Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2020 by RodDeb
Pseudopenthes fenestrata (Window-winged bee fly) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2020 by RodDeb
Gerygone olivacea (White-throated Gerygone) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2020 by RodDeb
Nesoptilotis leucotis (White-eared Honeyeater) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Mar 2020 by RodDeb
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb
Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2020 by RodDeb
Prodiaphania sp. (genus) (A Tachinid fly) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 15 Dec 2019 by michaelb
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye Cicada) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 15 Dec 2019 by michaelb
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
Cacomantis flabelliformis (Fan-tailed Cuckoo) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
Melolonthinae sp. (subfamily) (Cockchafer) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 18 Nov 2019 by JohnBundock
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Nov 2019 by JohnBundock
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 29 Oct 2019 by RodDeb
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Falco cenchroides (Nankeen Kestrel) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 9 Jul 2019 by RodDeb
Portulaca oleracea (Pigweed, Purslane) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 13 Apr 2019 by michaelb
Ephutomorpha sp. (genus) (Mutillid wasp or Velvet 'ant') at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 21 Jan 2019 by GraemeM
Scoliacma bicolora (Red Footman Moth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 26 Nov 2018 by Liam.m
Ptilotula penicillatus (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018 by JohnBundock
Gerygone olivacea (White-throated Gerygone) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018 by JohnBundock
Comptosia stria (A bee fly) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018 by JohnBundock
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jul 2018 by michaelb
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 1 May 2018 by JohnBundock
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jun 2017 by JohnBundock
Coptocercus aberrans (Aberrans longhorn beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 1 Apr 2017 by michaelb
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Mar 2017 by RodDeb
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 15 Feb 2017 by michaelb
Notius depressus (Shield bug) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Acanthonevroides jarvisi (A fruit fly) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye Cicada) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Saponaria officinalis (Soapwort) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Repsimus manicatus montanus (Green Nail Beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb
Myrmecia sp., pilosula-group (Jack jumper) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb
Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb
Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb
Anoplognathus porosus (Porosus Christmas beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb
Anoplognathus chloropyrus (Green-tailed Christmas beetle) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb
Cryptes baccatus (Wattle Tick Scale) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb
Cryptes baccatus (Wattle Tick Scale) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 by michaelb
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2016 by michaelb
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Sep 2014 by michaelb
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark grasshopper) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 7 Nov 2010 by HarveyPerkins
Danaus petilia (Lesser wanderer) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 7 Nov 2010 by HarveyPerkins
Eucalyptus viminalis (Ribbon Gum) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 23 Feb 2010 by michaelb
Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2007 by michaelb
Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Mar 2004 by michaelb
Callistemon sieberi (River Bottlebrush) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Mar 2002 by michaelb

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 Abundance
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size (mm)
  • Unknown Gender
  • 6 Jan 2019 Recorded on
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