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Praxibulus sp. (genus)

1 A grasshopper at Rendezvous Creek, ACT

Praxibulus sp. (genus) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 28 Jan 2019
Praxibulus sp. (genus) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 28 Jan 2019
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Identification history

Praxibulus sp. (genus) 28 Jan 2019 RogerF
Unidentified 28 Jan 2019 JohnBundock

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RogerF wrote:
   29 Jan 2019
It looks as though this grasshopper is infected with an entomofungus that induces it to climb to the top of a grass stem to die followed by production and release of spores

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Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by SWishart Pauropsalta mneme (Alarm Clock Squawker) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by SWishart Lanciana montana (Montane Ground Shield-back) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Praxibulus sp. (Short-winged Grasshopper) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Eucalyptus dalrympleana subsp. dalrympleana (Mountain Gum) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Verbascum thapsus subsp. thapsus (Great Mullein, Aaron's Rod) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Wahlenbergia stricta subsp. stricta (Tall Bluebell) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Solanum vescum (Green Kangaroo Apple) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Centaurium erythraea (Common Centaury) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Hypoxis hygrometrica var. hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Clematis aristata (Mountain Clematis) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 5 Dec 2021 by WendyW Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 5 Dec 2021 by WendyW Mirbelia oxylobioides (Mountain Mirbelia) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW Hakea microcarpa (Small-fruit Hakea) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 11 Aug 2021 by jhotchin Petroica phoenicea (Flame Robin) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 11 Aug 2021 by jhotchin Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 11 Aug 2021 by jhotchin Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock Liopholis whitii (White's Skink) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock Austrogomphus guerini (Yellow-striped Hunter) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 19 Jan 2021 by Roger Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by JohnBundock Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by JohnBundock Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 18 Oct 2020 by Roger Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 16 Sep 2020 by RodDeb Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Mar 2020 by Christine Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 30 Oct 2019 by JohnBundock Egernia saxatilis (Black Rock Skink) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 16 Feb 2019 by KShort Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 28 Jan 2019 by JohnBundock Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 28 Jan 2019 by JohnBundock Pauropsalta mneme (Alarm Clock Squawker) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 6 Jan 2019 by SWishart Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 10 Apr 2018 by SWishart Liopholis whitii (White's Skink) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Nov 2016 by KShort Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Nov 2016 by KShort Lycopodium fastigiatum (Alpine Club Moss) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by KenT Blechnum pennamarina (Alpine water fern) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 7 Mar 2016 by KenT Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 26 Dec 2014 by HarveyPerkins
Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by SWishart
Pauropsalta mneme (Alarm Clock Squawker) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by SWishart
Lanciana montana (Montane Ground Shield-back) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Praxibulus sp. (Short-winged Grasshopper) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Eucalyptus dalrympleana subsp. dalrympleana (Mountain Gum) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Verbascum thapsus subsp. thapsus (Great Mullein, Aaron's Rod) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Wahlenbergia stricta subsp. stricta (Tall Bluebell) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Solanum vescum (Green Kangaroo Apple) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Centaurium erythraea (Common Centaury) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Hypoxis hygrometrica var. hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Clematis aristata (Mountain Clematis) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 5 Dec 2021 by WendyW
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 5 Dec 2021 by WendyW
Mirbelia oxylobioides (Mountain Mirbelia) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW
Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW
Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW
Hakea microcarpa (Small-fruit Hakea) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by WendyW
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 11 Aug 2021 by jhotchin
Petroica phoenicea (Flame Robin) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 11 Aug 2021 by jhotchin
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 11 Aug 2021 by jhotchin
Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock
Liopholis whitii (White's Skink) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock
Austrogomphus guerini (Yellow-striped Hunter) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 19 Jan 2021 by Roger
Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by JohnBundock
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by JohnBundock
Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 18 Oct 2020 by Roger
Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 16 Sep 2020 by RodDeb
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Mar 2020 by Christine
Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 30 Oct 2019 by JohnBundock
Egernia saxatilis (Black Rock Skink) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 16 Feb 2019 by KShort
Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 28 Jan 2019 by JohnBundock
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 28 Jan 2019 by JohnBundock
Pauropsalta mneme (Alarm Clock Squawker) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 6 Jan 2019 by SWishart
Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 10 Apr 2018 by SWishart
Liopholis whitii (White's Skink) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Nov 2016 by KShort
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 20 Nov 2016 by KShort
Lycopodium fastigiatum (Alpine Club Moss) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by KenT
Blechnum pennamarina (Alpine water fern) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 7 Mar 2016 by KenT
Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 26 Dec 2014 by HarveyPerkins

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 28 Jan 2019 11:14 AM Recorded on
  • JohnBundock Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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