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Longhorn beetle (Cerambycidae)Phoracantha flavopicta

A longhorn beetle at Namadgi National Park

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Phoracantha flavopicta at Namadgi National Park - 25 Jan 2019
Phoracantha flavopicta at Namadgi National Park - 25 Jan 2019
Phoracantha flavopicta at Namadgi National Park - 25 Jan 2019
Phoracantha flavopicta at Namadgi National Park - 25 Jan 2019

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found stunned it slowly recovered as it was being photographed and was placed in leaf litter in the shade afterwards and walked away

5 comments

KimPullen wrote:
   26 Jan 2019
Not P. punctata. I will try to look into it.
RogerF wrote:
   26 Jan 2019
I have been looking through pictures on the internet but could not find a match
KimPullen wrote:
   29 Jan 2019
Identification by Tom Weir of CSIRO.
RogerF wrote:
   30 Jan 2019
Is it a new record for the ACT
KimPullen wrote:
   29 Apr 2019
Roger, Tom said the ANIC has material from the ACT.

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Hepialidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Swift or Ghost Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Apr 2018 by YumiCallaway
Ardea pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Apr 2018 by YumiCallaway
Petroica phoenicea (Flame Robin) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Apr 2018 by YumiCallaway
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Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Phonognatha graeffei (Leaf-curling spider) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 6 Feb 2018 by SWishart
Peakesia hospita (Common Peakesia Grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 1 Feb 2018 by RodDeb
Macrotona australis (Common Macrotona Grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 1 Feb 2018 by RodDeb
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Namadgi National Park - 1 Feb 2018 by RodDeb
Polyporus arcularius at Namadgi National Park - 1 Feb 2018 by RodDeb
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Namadgi National Park - 1 Feb 2018 by RodDeb
Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Dec 2017 by RodDeb
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Dec 2017 by RodDeb
Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Dec 2017 by RodDeb
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton
Platyzosteria melanaria (Common Eastern Litter Runner) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Mar 2017 by JohnBundock
Typha domingensis (Narrow-leaved Cumbungee) at Namadgi National Park - 22 Feb 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Sceliphron laetum (Common mud dauber wasp) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2017 by JohnBundock
Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2017 by JohnBundock
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2017 by JohnBundock
Lalage tricolor (White-winged Triller) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock
Geopelia placida (Peaceful Dove) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2016 by RyuCallaway
Geopelia placida (Peaceful Dove) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2016 by JohnBundock
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Namadgi National Park - 28 Nov 2015 by Alison Milton

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • 24 Jan 2019 Recorded on
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