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Tachyglossus aculeatus

1 Short-beaked Echidna at Forde, ACT

Tachyglossus aculeatus at Forde, ACT - 22 May 2016
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Tachyglossus aculeatus 22 May 2016 michaelb
Tachyglossus aculeatus 22 May 2016 AaronClausen

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michaelb wrote:
   23 May 2016
This one carries its own pink drinking straw !

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Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 18 Jun 2022 by pixelnips Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Forde, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Caledia captiva (grasshopper) at Forde, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by trevorpreston Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Forde, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by tpreston Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 5 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Uperoleia laevigata (Smooth Toadlet) at Forde, ACT - 5 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Petaurus notatus (Krefft’s Glider, Sugar Glider) at Forde, ACT - 5 Jul 2021 by davidcunninghamwildlife Eucalyptus sp. (A gum tree) at Forde, ACT - 7 May 2021 by Dominique Keyacris scurra (Key's Matchstick Grasshopper) at Forde, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by tpreston Keyacris scurra (Key's Matchstick Grasshopper) at Forde, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by tpreston Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Forde, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by tpreston Netelia sp. (genus) (An Ichneumon wasp) at Forde, ACT - 8 Apr 2021 by Roger Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Forde, ACT - 29 Nov 2020 by Jenny54 Kunzea ericoides (Burgan) at Forde, ACT - 29 Nov 2020 by Jenny54 Dolophones turrigera (Turret spider) at Forde, ACT - 22 Oct 2020 by Kurt Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 1 Oct 2020 by JackyF Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by annamacdonald Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by annamacdonald Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Forde, ACT - 13 Jun 2020 by tom.tomward@gmail.com Lepus capensis (Brown Hare) at Forde, ACT - 18 Mar 2020 by JohnBundock Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 27 Feb 2020 by annamacdonald Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Forde, ACT - 7 Oct 2019 by kdm Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 7 Sep 2019 by AlisonMilton Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 3 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50 Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Icerya acaciae (Acacia mealy bug) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Diphucrania leucosticta (White-flecked acacia jewel beetle) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 7 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Forde, ACT - 24 Nov 2018 by GlennMcMellon Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Forde, ACT - 26 Oct 2018 by WarrenRowland Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Forde, ACT - 14 Sep 2018 by PeteWoodall Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 11 Sep 2018 by Mothy Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 19 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 27 Sep 2017 by JasonC Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Forde, ACT - 23 Aug 2017 by JohnBundock Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Forde, ACT - 20 Aug 2017 by JasonC Isopeda sp. (genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Forde, ACT - 19 Feb 2017 by CedricBear Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 7 Oct 2016 by GarethQ Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 20 Jan 2016 by ArcherCallaway
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 18 Jun 2022 by pixelnips
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Forde, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Caledia captiva (grasshopper) at Forde, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by trevorpreston
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Forde, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by tpreston
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 5 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Uperoleia laevigata (Smooth Toadlet) at Forde, ACT - 5 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Petaurus notatus (Krefft’s Glider, Sugar Glider) at Forde, ACT - 5 Jul 2021 by davidcunninghamwildlife
Eucalyptus sp. (A gum tree) at Forde, ACT - 7 May 2021 by Dominique
Keyacris scurra (Key's Matchstick Grasshopper) at Forde, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Keyacris scurra (Key's Matchstick Grasshopper) at Forde, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Forde, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Netelia sp. (genus) (An Ichneumon wasp) at Forde, ACT - 8 Apr 2021 by Roger
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Forde, ACT - 29 Nov 2020 by Jenny54
Kunzea ericoides (Burgan) at Forde, ACT - 29 Nov 2020 by Jenny54
Dolophones turrigera (Turret spider) at Forde, ACT - 22 Oct 2020 by Kurt
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 1 Oct 2020 by JackyF
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by annamacdonald
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by annamacdonald
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Forde, ACT - 13 Jun 2020 by tom.tomward@gmail.com
Lepus capensis (Brown Hare) at Forde, ACT - 18 Mar 2020 by JohnBundock
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 27 Feb 2020 by annamacdonald
Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Forde, ACT - 7 Oct 2019 by kdm
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 7 Sep 2019 by AlisonMilton
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 3 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50
Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Icerya acaciae (Acacia mealy bug) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Diphucrania leucosticta (White-flecked acacia jewel beetle) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 7 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Forde, ACT - 24 Nov 2018 by GlennMcMellon
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Forde, ACT - 26 Oct 2018 by WarrenRowland
Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Forde, ACT - 14 Sep 2018 by PeteWoodall
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 11 Sep 2018 by Mothy
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 19 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 27 Sep 2017 by JasonC
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Forde, ACT - 23 Aug 2017 by JohnBundock
Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Forde, ACT - 20 Aug 2017 by JasonC
Isopeda sp. (genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Forde, ACT - 19 Feb 2017 by CedricBear
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 7 Oct 2016 by GarethQ
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 20 Jan 2016 by ArcherCallaway

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 22 May 2016 12:20 PM Recorded on
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