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Swallowtail (Papilionidae)Papilio anactus

Dainty Swallowtail at Mount Painter

Papilio anactus at Mount Painter - 5 Feb 2019

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Drosera hookeri at Mount Painter - 16 Sep 2020 by CathB Crassula sieberiana (Austral Stonecrop) at Mount Painter - 15 Sep 2020 by CathB Microseris walteri (Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Mount Painter - 15 Sep 2020 by CathB Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 6 Sep 2020 by CathB Podomyrma gratiosa (Muscleman tree ant) at Mount Painter - 1 Sep 2020 by CathB Ectobiidae sp. (family) (Cockroach) at Mount Painter - 1 Sep 2020 by CathB Stigmacros sp. (genus) at Mount Painter - 13 Aug 2020 by CathB Bryaceae (Family) (A moss) at Mount Painter - 10 Jul 2020 by CathB Entosthodon sp. at Mount Painter - 10 Jul 2020 by CathB Triquetrella (A trailing moss) at Mount Painter - 10 Jul 2020 by CathB Pottiaceae (A moss) at Mount Painter - 22 Jun 2020 by CathB Juncus bufonius (Toad rush) at Mount Painter - 10 Jun 2020 by CathB Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at Mount Painter - 10 Jun 2020 by CathB Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Mount Painter - 27 May 2020 by Tammy Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at Mount Painter - 27 May 2020 by Tammy Mycetophilidae sp. (family) (A Fungus gnat) at Mount Painter - 18 May 2020 by CathB Drosera sp. at Mount Painter - 14 May 2020 by Rheardy Riccia cartilaginosa (Liverwort) at Mount Painter - 11 May 2020 by CathB Riccia crinita (Liverwort) at Mount Painter - 11 May 2020 by CathB Lichenomphalia chromacea (Yellow navel) at Mount Painter - 7 May 2020 by drakes Leptogaster sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 4 May 2020 by CathB Storosa obscura (Dark Storosa) at Mount Painter - 4 May 2020 by CathB Salticidae sp. 'Golden palps' (Unidentified jumping spider) at Mount Painter - 4 May 2020 by CathB Platypezidae sp. (family) (Unidentified platypezid fly) at Mount Painter - 3 May 2020 by CathB Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Mount Painter - 28 Apr 2020 by Tammy Arawa sp. (genus) (Leafhopper) at Mount Painter - 27 Apr 2020 by CathB Chrysididae sp. (family) (Unidentified cuckoo wasp) at Mount Painter - 24 Apr 2020 by CathB Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Mount Painter - 23 Apr 2020 by CathB Nuliodon fishburni (Fishburn's Prowling Coastal Hunter) at Mount Painter - 23 Apr 2020 by CathB Amata sp. (genus) (Tiger Moth) at Mount Painter - 15 Apr 2020 by CathB Isolepis sp. (A club-rush) at Mount Painter - 9 Apr 2020 by CathB Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Mount Painter - 7 Apr 2020 by CathB Leptogaster sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 7 Apr 2020 by CathB Stenosmylus stenopterus (An Osmylid Lacewing) at Mount Painter - 22 Mar 2020 by CathB Zonopetala decisana (A concealer moth) at Mount Painter - 20 Mar 2020 by CathB Calperum sp. (genus) (A recently described genus of pygmy cricket) at Mount Painter - 20 Mar 2020 by CathB Diphucrania acuducta (Acuducta jewel beetle) at Mount Painter - 6 Feb 2020 by CathB Cymbacha ocellata (Facemask crab spider) at Mount Painter - 21 Jan 2020 by CathB Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback) at Mount Painter - 21 Jan 2020 by CathB Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Painter - 6 Jan 2020 by CathB Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 6 Jan 2020 by CathB Eurymela fenestrata (A gumtree hopper) at Mount Painter - 13 Dec 2019 by CathB Siphanta sp. (genus) (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Mount Painter - 4 Dec 2019 by CathB Goniaea carinata (Black kneed gumleaf grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 1 Dec 2019 by CathB Euophryinae sp. (Mr Stripey) undescribed (Mr Stripey) at Mount Painter - 27 Nov 2019 by CathB Euryopis umbilicata (Striped tick spider) at Mount Painter - 27 Nov 2019 by CathB Grylloidea (superfamily) (Unidentified cricket) at Mount Painter - 27 Nov 2019 by CathB Chalcididae sp. (family) (Unidentified chalcid wasp) at Mount Painter - 27 Nov 2019 by CathB Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Mount Painter - 23 Nov 2019 by CathB Rytidosperma caespitosum (Ringed Wallaby Grass) at Mount Painter - 23 Nov 2019 by CathB Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Mount Painter - 30 Oct 2019 by CathB Coryphistes ruricola (Bark grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 28 Oct 2019 by CathB Rhadinosomus lacordairei (Thin Strawberry Weevil) at Mount Painter - 24 Oct 2019 by CathB Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Mount Painter - 2 Oct 2019 by CathB Tettigoniidae sp. (family) (Unidentified katydid) at Mount Painter - 20 Sep 2019 by CathB Tetrigidae (family) (Groundhopper or Pygmy grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 20 Sep 2019 by CathB Argoctenus sp. (genus) (Wandering ghost spider) at Mount Painter - 20 Sep 2019 by CathB Philagra sp. (genus) (A spittlebug) at Mount Painter - 20 Sep 2019 by CathB Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 14 Sep 2019 by CathB Araneus albotriangulus (White-triangle orb weaver) at Mount Painter - 14 Sep 2019 by CathB Argoctenus sp. (genus) (Wandering ghost spider) at Mount Painter - 27 Aug 2019 by CathB Mutillidae sp. (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at Mount Painter - 16 Aug 2019 by CathB Conicochernes sp. (Chernetid Pseudoscorpion) at Mount Painter - 12 Aug 2019 by CathB Phryganoporus candidus (Foliage-webbing social spider) at Mount Painter - 14 Jun 2019 by CathB Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Mount Painter - 5 Jun 2019 by CathB Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Mount Painter - 7 May 2019 by CathB Aleucosia sp. (genus) (Bee Fly) at Mount Painter - 9 Apr 2019 by CathB Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at Mount Painter - 6 Apr 2019 by CathB Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Mount Painter - 3 Apr 2019 by CathB Tetrigidae (family) (Groundhopper or Pygmy grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 3 Apr 2019 by CathB Aleucosia sp. (genus) (Bee Fly) at Mount Painter - 2 Apr 2019 by CathB Calperum sp. (genus) (A recently described genus of pygmy cricket) at Mount Painter - 2 Apr 2019 by CathB Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at Mount Painter - 29 Mar 2019 by CathB Termitoidae sp. (informal group) (Unidentified termite) at Mount Painter - 29 Mar 2019 by CathB Calperum sp. (genus) (A recently described genus of pygmy cricket) at Mount Painter - 26 Mar 2019 by CathB Calperum sp. (genus) (A recently described genus of pygmy cricket) at Mount Painter - 23 Mar 2019 by CathB Chloropidae (family) (Frit fly) at Mount Painter - 12 Mar 2019 by CathB Hadrotarsinae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified hadrotarsine comb-footed spider) at Mount Painter - 24 Feb 2019 by CathB Nephila edulis (Golden orb weaver) at Mount Painter - 24 Feb 2019 by CathB Eragrostis brownii (Common Love Grass) at Mount Painter - 2 Feb 2019 by CathB Carphurus sp. (genus) (Soft-winged flower beetle) at Mount Painter - 2 Feb 2019 by CathB Dolophones conifera (Wrap-around spider) at Mount Painter - 30 Jan 2019 by CathB Phalaris aquatica (Phalaris) at Mount Painter - 20 Jan 2019 by CathB Philoponella congregabilis (Social house spider) at Mount Painter - 11 Jan 2019 by CathB Diphucrania sp. (genus) (Jewel beetle) at Mount Painter - 11 Jan 2019 by CathB Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Painter - 11 Jan 2019 by CathB Lysimachia arvensis (Scarlet Pimpernel, Blue Pimpernel) at Mount Painter - 8 Jan 2019 by CathB Rumex brownii (Slender Dock, Swamp Dock) at Mount Painter - 8 Jan 2019 by CathB Haloragis heterophylla (Varied Raspwort) at Mount Painter - 8 Jan 2019 by CathB Platyzosteria melanaria (Common Eastern Litter Runner) at Mount Painter - 2 Jan 2019 by CathB Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 28 Dec 2018 by CathB Australiphthiria hilaris (Slender Bee Fly) at Mount Painter - 28 Dec 2018 by CathB Diphucrania sp. (genus) (Jewel beetle) at Mount Painter - 28 Dec 2018 by CathB Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Mount Painter - 24 Dec 2018 by CathB Hypoxis hygrometrica var. villosisepala (Golden weather grass) at Mount Painter - 24 Dec 2018 by CathB Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Mount Painter - 22 Dec 2018 by CathB Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Mount Painter - 22 Dec 2018 by CathB Oedaleus australis (Australian Oedaleus) at Mount Painter - 19 Dec 2018 by CathB Adelium pustulosum (Darkling beetle) at Mount Painter - 19 Dec 2018 by CathB Agrypnus sp. (genus) (Rough click beetle) at Mount Painter - 4 Dec 2018 by CathB
Drosera hookeri at Mount Painter - 16 Sep 2020 by CathB
Crassula sieberiana (Austral Stonecrop) at Mount Painter - 15 Sep 2020 by CathB
Microseris walteri (Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Mount Painter - 15 Sep 2020 by CathB
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 6 Sep 2020 by CathB
Podomyrma gratiosa (Muscleman tree ant) at Mount Painter - 1 Sep 2020 by CathB
Ectobiidae sp. (family) (Cockroach) at Mount Painter - 1 Sep 2020 by CathB
Stigmacros sp. (genus) at Mount Painter - 13 Aug 2020 by CathB
Bryaceae (Family) (A moss) at Mount Painter - 10 Jul 2020 by CathB
Entosthodon sp. at Mount Painter - 10 Jul 2020 by CathB
Triquetrella (A trailing moss) at Mount Painter - 10 Jul 2020 by CathB
Pottiaceae (A moss) at Mount Painter - 22 Jun 2020 by CathB
Juncus bufonius (Toad rush) at Mount Painter - 10 Jun 2020 by CathB
Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at Mount Painter - 10 Jun 2020 by CathB
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Mount Painter - 27 May 2020 by Tammy
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at Mount Painter - 27 May 2020 by Tammy
Mycetophilidae sp. (family) (A Fungus gnat) at Mount Painter - 18 May 2020 by CathB
Drosera sp. at Mount Painter - 14 May 2020 by Rheardy
Riccia cartilaginosa (Liverwort) at Mount Painter - 11 May 2020 by CathB
Riccia crinita (Liverwort) at Mount Painter - 11 May 2020 by CathB
Lichenomphalia chromacea (Yellow navel) at Mount Painter - 7 May 2020 by drakes
Leptogaster sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 4 May 2020 by CathB
Storosa obscura (Dark Storosa) at Mount Painter - 4 May 2020 by CathB
Salticidae sp. 'Golden palps' (Unidentified jumping spider) at Mount Painter - 4 May 2020 by CathB
Platypezidae sp. (family) (Unidentified platypezid fly) at Mount Painter - 3 May 2020 by CathB
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Mount Painter - 28 Apr 2020 by Tammy
Arawa sp. (genus) (Leafhopper) at Mount Painter - 27 Apr 2020 by CathB
Chrysididae sp. (family) (Unidentified cuckoo wasp) at Mount Painter - 24 Apr 2020 by CathB
Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Mount Painter - 23 Apr 2020 by CathB
Nuliodon fishburni (Fishburn's Prowling Coastal Hunter) at Mount Painter - 23 Apr 2020 by CathB
Amata sp. (genus) (Tiger Moth) at Mount Painter - 15 Apr 2020 by CathB
Isolepis sp. (A club-rush) at Mount Painter - 9 Apr 2020 by CathB
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Mount Painter - 7 Apr 2020 by CathB
Leptogaster sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 7 Apr 2020 by CathB
Stenosmylus stenopterus (An Osmylid Lacewing) at Mount Painter - 22 Mar 2020 by CathB
Zonopetala decisana (A concealer moth) at Mount Painter - 20 Mar 2020 by CathB
Calperum sp. (genus) (A recently described genus of pygmy cricket) at Mount Painter - 20 Mar 2020 by CathB
Diphucrania acuducta (Acuducta jewel beetle) at Mount Painter - 6 Feb 2020 by CathB
Cymbacha ocellata (Facemask crab spider) at Mount Painter - 21 Jan 2020 by CathB
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback) at Mount Painter - 21 Jan 2020 by CathB
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Painter - 6 Jan 2020 by CathB
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 6 Jan 2020 by CathB
Eurymela fenestrata (A gumtree hopper) at Mount Painter - 13 Dec 2019 by CathB
Siphanta sp. (genus) (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Mount Painter - 4 Dec 2019 by CathB
Goniaea carinata (Black kneed gumleaf grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 1 Dec 2019 by CathB
Euophryinae sp. (Mr Stripey) undescribed (Mr Stripey) at Mount Painter - 27 Nov 2019 by CathB
Euryopis umbilicata (Striped tick spider) at Mount Painter - 27 Nov 2019 by CathB
Grylloidea (superfamily) (Unidentified cricket) at Mount Painter - 27 Nov 2019 by CathB
Chalcididae sp. (family) (Unidentified chalcid wasp) at Mount Painter - 27 Nov 2019 by CathB
Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Mount Painter - 23 Nov 2019 by CathB
Rytidosperma caespitosum (Ringed Wallaby Grass) at Mount Painter - 23 Nov 2019 by CathB
Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Mount Painter - 30 Oct 2019 by CathB
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 28 Oct 2019 by CathB
Rhadinosomus lacordairei (Thin Strawberry Weevil) at Mount Painter - 24 Oct 2019 by CathB
Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Mount Painter - 2 Oct 2019 by CathB
Tettigoniidae sp. (family) (Unidentified katydid) at Mount Painter - 20 Sep 2019 by CathB
Tetrigidae (family) (Groundhopper or Pygmy grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 20 Sep 2019 by CathB
Argoctenus sp. (genus) (Wandering ghost spider) at Mount Painter - 20 Sep 2019 by CathB
Philagra sp. (genus) (A spittlebug) at Mount Painter - 20 Sep 2019 by CathB
Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 14 Sep 2019 by CathB
Araneus albotriangulus (White-triangle orb weaver) at Mount Painter - 14 Sep 2019 by CathB
Argoctenus sp. (genus) (Wandering ghost spider) at Mount Painter - 27 Aug 2019 by CathB
Mutillidae sp. (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at Mount Painter - 16 Aug 2019 by CathB
Conicochernes sp. (Chernetid Pseudoscorpion) at Mount Painter - 12 Aug 2019 by CathB
Phryganoporus candidus (Foliage-webbing social spider) at Mount Painter - 14 Jun 2019 by CathB
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Mount Painter - 5 Jun 2019 by CathB
Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Mount Painter - 7 May 2019 by CathB
Aleucosia sp. (genus) (Bee Fly) at Mount Painter - 9 Apr 2019 by CathB
Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at Mount Painter - 6 Apr 2019 by CathB
Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Mount Painter - 3 Apr 2019 by CathB
Tetrigidae (family) (Groundhopper or Pygmy grasshopper) at Mount Painter - 3 Apr 2019 by CathB
Aleucosia sp. (genus) (Bee Fly) at Mount Painter - 2 Apr 2019 by CathB
Calperum sp. (genus) (A recently described genus of pygmy cricket) at Mount Painter - 2 Apr 2019 by CathB
Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at Mount Painter - 29 Mar 2019 by CathB
Termitoidae sp. (informal group) (Unidentified termite) at Mount Painter - 29 Mar 2019 by CathB
Calperum sp. (genus) (A recently described genus of pygmy cricket) at Mount Painter - 26 Mar 2019 by CathB
Calperum sp. (genus) (A recently described genus of pygmy cricket) at Mount Painter - 23 Mar 2019 by CathB
Chloropidae (family) (Frit fly) at Mount Painter - 12 Mar 2019 by CathB
Hadrotarsinae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified hadrotarsine comb-footed spider) at Mount Painter - 24 Feb 2019 by CathB
Nephila edulis (Golden orb weaver) at Mount Painter - 24 Feb 2019 by CathB
Eragrostis brownii (Common Love Grass) at Mount Painter - 2 Feb 2019 by CathB
Carphurus sp. (genus) (Soft-winged flower beetle) at Mount Painter - 2 Feb 2019 by CathB
Dolophones conifera (Wrap-around spider) at Mount Painter - 30 Jan 2019 by CathB
Phalaris aquatica (Phalaris) at Mount Painter - 20 Jan 2019 by CathB
Philoponella congregabilis (Social house spider) at Mount Painter - 11 Jan 2019 by CathB
Diphucrania sp. (genus) (Jewel beetle) at Mount Painter - 11 Jan 2019 by CathB
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Painter - 11 Jan 2019 by CathB
Lysimachia arvensis (Scarlet Pimpernel, Blue Pimpernel) at Mount Painter - 8 Jan 2019 by CathB
Rumex brownii (Slender Dock, Swamp Dock) at Mount Painter - 8 Jan 2019 by CathB
Haloragis heterophylla (Varied Raspwort) at Mount Painter - 8 Jan 2019 by CathB
Platyzosteria melanaria (Common Eastern Litter Runner) at Mount Painter - 2 Jan 2019 by CathB
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Painter - 28 Dec 2018 by CathB
Australiphthiria hilaris (Slender Bee Fly) at Mount Painter - 28 Dec 2018 by CathB
Diphucrania sp. (genus) (Jewel beetle) at Mount Painter - 28 Dec 2018 by CathB
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Mount Painter - 24 Dec 2018 by CathB
Hypoxis hygrometrica var. villosisepala (Golden weather grass) at Mount Painter - 24 Dec 2018 by CathB
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Mount Painter - 22 Dec 2018 by CathB
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Mount Painter - 22 Dec 2018 by CathB
Oedaleus australis (Australian Oedaleus) at Mount Painter - 19 Dec 2018 by CathB
Adelium pustulosum (Darkling beetle) at Mount Painter - 19 Dec 2018 by CathB
Agrypnus sp. (genus) (Rough click beetle) at Mount Painter - 4 Dec 2018 by CathB

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 5 Feb 2019 Recorded on
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