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Dragonfly (Anisoptera)Orthetrum caledonicum

Blue Skimmer at Paddys River, ACT

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Orthetrum caledonicum at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Orthetrum caledonicum at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019

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not much water in the creek bed so could walk down it

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Hypericum japonicum (Creeping St John's Wort) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 by JaneR
Veronica anagallis-aquatica (Blue Water Speedwell) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 by JaneR
Persicaria hydropiper (Water Pepper) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 by JaneR
Carex polyantha (A Sedge) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 by JaneR
Myriophyllum verrucosum (Red water-milfoil) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 by JaneR
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 by RodDeb

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 6 Abundance
  • 4 Mar 2019 Recorded on
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