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Daptolestes sergius

Robber fly at Namadgi National Park

Daptolestes sergius at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2019
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Identification history

Daptolestes sergius 15 May 2019 GregD
Daptolestes sergius 7 Apr 2019 KimPullen
Asilidae sp. (family) 24 Mar 2019 michaelb
Unidentified 21 Feb 2019 JudithRoach

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michaelb wrote:
   25 Mar 2019
This is a robber fly. Asilidae sp. (family) suggested so that our robber fly expert sees it.

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(family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins Genduara subnotata (Clear Winged Snout Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins Genduara subnotata (Clear Winged Snout Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by RFYank Daptolestes sergius (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by RFYank Cabasa pulchella (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins Eurhynchus scabrior (A eurhynchine weevil) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Namadgi National Park - 31 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock Austroaeschna pulchra (Forest Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 31 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii (Woodland Tussock-skink) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock Daptolestes limbipennis (A wasp-mimicking robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock Glycine microphylla (Small-leaf glycine) at Namadgi National Park - 5 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock Austroaeschna inermis (Whitewater Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins Austroaeschna pulchra (Forest Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins Hednota species near grammellus (Pyralid or snout moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins Heteronympha solandri (Solander's Brown) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins Chrysolarentia polyxantha (Yellow Carpet Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins Cylindromyia sp. 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(genus) (Katydid) at Namadgi National Park - 15 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Lissopimpla excelsa (Orchid dupe wasp) at Namadgi National Park - 15 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Psychidae sp. (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Trapezites phigalioides (Montane Ochre) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Oedaleus australis (Australian Oedaleus) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Leptogaster sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Cabasa pulchella (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins Dianella tasmanica (Tasman Flax Lily) at Namadgi National Park - 9 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins Persoonia subvelutina at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins Notoaeschna sagittata (Southern Riffle Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins Austroaeschna atrata (Mountain Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins Austroaeschna inermis (Whitewater Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 16 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Neolucia hobartensis (Montane Heath-blue) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2019 by JohnBundock
Neolucia hobartensis (Montane Heath-blue) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2019 by JohnBundock
Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Namadgi National Park - 9 Mar 2019 by SWishart
Chrysolarentia interruptata (Boxed Carpet Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2019 by JohnBundock
Mixochroa gratiosata (A geometerid moth) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2019 by JohnBundock
Metopochetus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Metopochetus stilt fly) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2019 by Judith Roach
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2019 by JudithRoach
Daptolestes sergius (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Feb 2019 by JudithRoach
Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Paradoxosomatidae sp. (family) (Millipede) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna atrata (Mountain Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Jan 2019 by RFYank
Pollanisus sp. (genus) (A Forester Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Acripeza reticulata (Mountain Katydid) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Trapezites phigalioides (Montane Ochre) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna pulchra (Forest Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Eusynthemis guttata (Southern Tigertail) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by RFYank
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Geometridae (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Geometer moths) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Genduara subnotata (Clear Winged Snout Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Genduara subnotata (Clear Winged Snout Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by RFYank
Daptolestes sergius (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by RFYank
Cabasa pulchella (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Eurhynchus scabrior (A eurhynchine weevil) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Namadgi National Park - 31 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Austroaeschna pulchra (Forest Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 31 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii (Woodland Tussock-skink) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Daptolestes limbipennis (A wasp-mimicking robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Glycine microphylla (Small-leaf glycine) at Namadgi National Park - 5 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Austroaeschna inermis (Whitewater Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna pulchra (Forest Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Hednota species near grammellus (Pyralid or snout moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Heteronympha solandri (Solander's Brown) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Chrysolarentia polyxantha (Yellow Carpet Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Cylindromyia sp. (genus) (Bristle fly) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by SWishart
Taxeotis stereospila (Oval-spot Taxeotis) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by SWishart
Austrogomphus guerini (Yellow-striped Hunter) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by JohnBundock
Scopula (genus) (A wave moth) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by JohnBundock
Austroaeschna pulchra (Forest Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018 by JohnBundock
Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii (Woodland Tussock-skink) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock
Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Namadgi National Park - 21 Dec 2017 by JohnBundock
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Taxeotis stereospila (Oval-spot Taxeotis) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Daptolestes limbipennis (A wasp-mimicking robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Geitoneura klugii (Marbled Xenica) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Notoaeschna sagittata (Southern Riffle Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Chrysolarentia severata (Finely-lined Carpet) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Dictyotus caenosus (Brown Shield Bug) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Dec 2017 by JudithRoach
Austroaeschna atrata (Mountain Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 15 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Caedicia sp. (genus) (Katydid) at Namadgi National Park - 15 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Lissopimpla excelsa (Orchid dupe wasp) at Namadgi National Park - 15 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Psychidae sp. (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Trapezites phigalioides (Montane Ochre) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Oedaleus australis (Australian Oedaleus) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Leptogaster sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Cabasa pulchella (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Jan 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Dianella tasmanica (Tasman Flax Lily) at Namadgi National Park - 9 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna multipunctata (Multi-spotted Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Persoonia subvelutina at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Notoaeschna sagittata (Southern Riffle Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna atrata (Mountain Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Austroaeschna inermis (Whitewater Darner) at Namadgi National Park - 16 Jan 2016 by HarveyPerkins

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 20 Feb 2019 04:10 PM Recorded on
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