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Neolucia hobartensis

1 Montane Heath-blue at Namadgi National Park

Neolucia hobartensis at Namadgi National Park - 12 Feb 2018
Neolucia hobartensis at Namadgi National Park - 12 Feb 2018
Neolucia hobartensis at Namadgi National Park - 12 Feb 2018
Neolucia hobartensis at Namadgi National Park - 12 Feb 2018
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Identification history

Neolucia hobartensis 6 Mar 2018 SuziBond
Neolucia hobartensis 16 Feb 2018 MatthewFrawley

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Author's notes

First three photos are of one butterfly, fourth photo is of a second butterfly, but I think they are both Montane Heath-blue, considering the location (Ginini Flats) and that they seemed tiny, I think the smallest butterflies I have seen.

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Amelora oritropha (Alpine Striped Cape-moth) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by MatthewFrawley Kosciuscola cognatus (A grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by MatthewFrawley Amelora oritropha (Alpine Striped Cape-moth) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock Choerocoris paganus (Ground shield bug) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock Ozothamnus cupressoides (Kerosine bush) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by RAllen Chlorodectes montanus (Montane green shield back katydid) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock Ozothamnus cupressoides (Kerosine bush) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by MatthewFrawley Gentianella sp. (A Gentian) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Mar 2019 by ChrisM Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Mar 2018 by HarveyPerkins Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Mar 2018 by HarveyPerkins Amelora oritropha (Alpine Striped Cape-moth) at Namadgi National Park - 12 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins Scaptia sp. (genus) (March fly) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins Polyzosteria viridissima (Alpine Metallic Cockroach) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins Nearcha curtaria (An Oenochromine moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins Chrysolarentia nephodes (High-country Carpet) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins Dichromodes oriphoetes (Alpine heath moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Chlorodectes montanus (Montane green shield back katydid) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Archaeosynthemis orientalis (Eastern Brown Tigertail) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Baloskion australe (Mountain Cordrush) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Eristalis tenax (Drone fly) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Amelora oritropha (Alpine Striped Cape-moth) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Kosciuscola cognatus (A grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Amelora oritropha (Alpine Striped Cape-moth) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock
Choerocoris paganus (Ground shield bug) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock
Ozothamnus cupressoides (Kerosine bush) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by RAllen
Chlorodectes montanus (Montane green shield back katydid) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock
Ozothamnus cupressoides (Kerosine bush) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Gentianella sp. (A Gentian) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Mar 2019 by ChrisM
Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Mar 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Mar 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Amelora oritropha (Alpine Striped Cape-moth) at Namadgi National Park - 12 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Scaptia sp. (genus) (March fly) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Polyzosteria viridissima (Alpine Metallic Cockroach) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Nearcha curtaria (An Oenochromine moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Chrysolarentia nephodes (High-country Carpet) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Dichromodes oriphoetes (Alpine heath moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Chlorodectes montanus (Montane green shield back katydid) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Archaeosynthemis orientalis (Eastern Brown Tigertail) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Baloskion australe (Mountain Cordrush) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Eristalis tenax (Drone fly) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 12 Feb 2018 12:01 PM Recorded on
  • MatthewFrawley Recorded by

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  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender

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