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Blue & Copper (Lycaenidae)Neolucia agricola

Fringed Heath-blue at Gibraltar Pines

Neolucia agricola at Gibraltar Pines - 10 Jan 2019

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Suzi, is this a female egg laying?

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SuziBond wrote:
   17 Jan 2019
Hi Matthew, yes it certainly looks like it - and the plant looks like one of their favoured food plants, Daviesia.

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Eulamprus tympanum (Southern Water-skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 7 Apr 2019 by Christine
Utricularia dichotoma (Fairy Aprons, Purple Bladderwort) at Gibraltar Pines - 10 Mar 2019 by Calytr1x
Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Gibraltar Pines - 24 Feb 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Gibraltar Pines - 24 Feb 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Gibraltar Pines - 24 Feb 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Griseargiolestes intermedius (Alpine Flatwing) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Jan 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Eusynthemis guttata (Southern Tigertail) at Gibraltar Pines - 28 Dec 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Gibraltar Pines - 28 Dec 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Gibraltar Pines - 19 Nov 2017 by W
Daviesia mimosoides subsp. mimosoides at Gibraltar Pines - 19 Nov 2017 by W
Polystichum proliferum (Mother shield fern) at Gibraltar Pines - 19 Nov 2017 by W
Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii (Woodland Tussock-skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 26 Apr 2016 by JohnBundock
Utricularia dichotoma (Fairy Aprons, Purple Bladderwort) at Gibraltar Pines - 26 Apr 2016 by JohnBundock
Utricularia dichotoma (Fairy Aprons, Purple Bladderwort) at Gibraltar Pines - 24 Apr 2016 by JasonC

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Female Gender
  • Egg laying Breeding behaviour
  • 9 Jan 2019 Recorded on
  • MatthewFrawley Recorded by

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