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Apis mellifera

European honey bee at Aranda Bushland

Apis mellifera at Aranda Bushland - 2 Oct 2018
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Identification history

Apis mellifera 10 Nov 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Apis mellifera 4 Oct 2018 AlisonMilton

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One of two bee hives in the same tree

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Psocodea 'Psocoptera' sp. (order) (Unidentified plant louse) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Jan 2021 by CathB
Cerdistus varifemoratus (Robber fly) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Jan 2021 by CathB
Pergidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Sawfly) at Aranda Bushland - 26 Dec 2020 by CathB
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Aranda Bushland - 26 Oct 2020 by MattFox
Homotrysis cisteloides (Darkling beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 26 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Aphaenogaster longiceps (A funnel ant) at Aranda Bushland - 26 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Echium plantagineum (Paterson's Curse) at Aranda Bushland - 26 Oct 2020 by MattFox
Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Sep 2020 by Tammy
Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Sep 2020 by Tammy
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Sep 2020 by Kurt
Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Aranda Bushland - 5 Sep 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Camponotus aeneopilosus (A Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Aranda Bushland - 24 Apr 2020 by CathB
Arasia mollicoma (Flat-white Jumping Spider) at Aranda Bushland - 24 Apr 2020 by CathB
Servaea sp. (genus) (Unidentified Servaea jumping spider) at Aranda Bushland - 12 Jan 2020 by CathB
Cetratus rubropunctatus (Long green crab spider) at Aranda Bushland - 30 Oct 2019 by CathB
Trichophthalma sp. (genus) (Tangle-vein fly) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2019 by Harrisi
Ptilocnemus lemur (Feathered leg assassin bug) at Aranda Bushland - 12 Sep 2019 by Harrisi
Pseudohalme laetabilis (A Longhorn Beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Sep 2019 by Harrisi
Opiliones (order) (Unidentified harvestman) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Sep 2019 by Kurt
Opiliones (order) (Unidentified harvestman) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Sep 2019 by Harrisi
Melangyna viridiceps (Hover fly) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Sep 2019 by Harrisi
Euryopis umbilicata (Striped tick spider) at Aranda Bushland - 30 Jul 2019 by CathB
Uraba lugens (Gum-leaf Skeletoniser) at Aranda Bushland - 9 May 2019 by CathB
Gastrophora henricaria (Fallen-bark Looper, Beautiful Leaf Moth) at Aranda Bushland - 13 Feb 2019 by Harrisi
Neola semiaurata (Wattle Notodontid Moth) at Aranda Bushland - 13 Feb 2019 by Harrisi
Castiarina subvicina (A jewel beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 24 Nov 2018 by Harrisi
Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Aranda Bushland - 24 Nov 2018 by Harrisi
Myiagra cyanoleuca (Satin Flycatcher) at Aranda Bushland - 24 Nov 2018 by Harrisi
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Oct 2018 by AlisonMilton
Callibracon capitator (White Flank Black Braconid Wasp) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Sep 2018 by CathB
Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Aranda Bushland - 17 Aug 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at Aranda Bushland - 24 May 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Aranda Bushland - 24 May 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Merimnetes sp. (genus) (A weevil) at Aranda Bushland - 20 Mar 2018 by CathB
Xylodon australis at Aranda Bushland - 12 Mar 2018 by Heino1
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2017 by CathB
Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Aranda Bushland - 25 Feb 2017 by CathB
Pseudocheirus peregrinus (Common Ringtail Possum) at Aranda Bushland - 17 May 2016 by patrickharvey

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Noxious or High Risk Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 2 Oct 2018 12:50 PM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Honey bee nest present
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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