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Calliphora stygia

Brown blowfly or Brown bomber at Gibraltar Pines

Calliphora stygia at Gibraltar Pines - 12 Aug 2017
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Identification history

Calliphora stygia 6 Jul 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Calliphora stygia 27 Sep 2017 HarveyPerkins

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Large female Calliphora sunning on tree trunk.

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(genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Lagenophora stipitata (Common Lagenophora) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Calotis scabiosifolia var. integrifolia (Rough burr-daisy) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Pelargonium inodorum (A Pelargonium) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Stylidium sp. (Trigger Plant) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Cynoglossum australe (Australian Forget-me-not) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Gryllotalpa sp. (genus) (Mole Cricket) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Senecio hispidulus (Hill fireweed) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Coronidium sp. at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston Pomaderris betulina subsp. actensis (A pomaderris) at Gibraltar Pines - 2 Aug 2020 by tpreston Blechnum minus (Soft water fern) at Gibraltar Pines - 2 Aug 2020 by tpreston Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Gibraltar Pines - 27 Sep 2019 by RWPurdie Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Gibraltar Pines - 19 Feb 2019 by roymcd Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 19 Feb 2019 by roymcd Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water-skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine Jalmenus evagoras (Imperial Hairstreak) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water-skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine Exocarpos strictus (Dwarf Cherry) at Gibraltar Pines - 6 Jan 2019 by RWPurdie Daptolestes limbipennis (A wasp-mimicking robber fly) at Gibraltar Pines - 18 Dec 2018 by tpreston Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 18 Dec 2018 by tpreston Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 5 Nov 2018 by Rich Forshaw Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 30 Oct 2018 by HarveyPerkins Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Nov 2017 by roymcd Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Nov 2017 by roymcd Austrelaps ramsayi (Highlands Copperhead) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Feb 2017 by JohnBundock Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Feb 2017 by JohnBundock Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 3 Dec 2016 by roymcd Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Gibraltar Pines - 22 Jan 2016 by RyuCallaway Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Gibraltar Pines - 22 Jan 2016 by RyuCallaway Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Gibraltar Pines - 22 Apr 2015 by KenT Olearia erubescens (Silky Daisybush) at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Nov 2014 by KenT Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Mar 2008 by KMcCue
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 28 Feb 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Gibraltar Pines - 27 Feb 2021 by JasonC
Acritoscincus platynotus (Red-throated Skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 30 Dec 2020 by BrianHerps
Perperus sp. (genus) (Weevil) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Cabasa pulchella (Robber fly) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Bermius brachycerus (A grasshopper) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Cirphula pyrrhocnemis (Variable Cirphula) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Dichondra repens (Kidney Weed) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Echinopogon sp. (genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Lagenophora stipitata (Common Lagenophora) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Calotis scabiosifolia var. integrifolia (Rough burr-daisy) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Pelargonium inodorum (A Pelargonium) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Stylidium sp. (Trigger Plant) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Cynoglossum australe (Australian Forget-me-not) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Gryllotalpa sp. (genus) (Mole Cricket) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Senecio hispidulus (Hill fireweed) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Coronidium sp. at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Pomaderris betulina subsp. actensis (A pomaderris) at Gibraltar Pines - 2 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Blechnum minus (Soft water fern) at Gibraltar Pines - 2 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Gibraltar Pines - 27 Sep 2019 by RWPurdie
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Gibraltar Pines - 25 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Gibraltar Pines - 19 Feb 2019 by roymcd
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 19 Feb 2019 by roymcd
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water-skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Jalmenus evagoras (Imperial Hairstreak) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water-skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 4 Feb 2019 by Christine
Exocarpos strictus (Dwarf Cherry) at Gibraltar Pines - 6 Jan 2019 by RWPurdie
Daptolestes limbipennis (A wasp-mimicking robber fly) at Gibraltar Pines - 18 Dec 2018 by tpreston
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 18 Dec 2018 by tpreston
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 5 Nov 2018 by Rich Forshaw
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 30 Oct 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb
Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Mar 2018 by RodDeb
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Gibraltar Pines - 9 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Nov 2017 by roymcd
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Nov 2017 by roymcd
Austrelaps ramsayi (Highlands Copperhead) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Feb 2017 by JohnBundock
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Gibraltar Pines - 20 Feb 2017 by JohnBundock
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Gibraltar Pines - 3 Dec 2016 by roymcd
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Gibraltar Pines - 22 Jan 2016 by RyuCallaway
Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Gibraltar Pines - 22 Jan 2016 by RyuCallaway
Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Gibraltar Pines - 22 Apr 2015 by KenT
Olearia erubescens (Silky Daisybush) at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Nov 2014 by KenT
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Mar 2008 by KMcCue

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 12 Aug 2017 03:44 PM Recorded on
  • HarveyPerkins Recorded by

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  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Female Gender

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