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Pterygophorus sp. (genus)

Long-tailed Sawfly at Higgins, ACT

Pterygophorus sp. (genus) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Mar 2019
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Identification history

Pterygophorus sp. (genus) 2 Apr 2019 KimPullen
Unidentified 30 Mar 2019 AlisonMilton

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Took a couple into protective custody.

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Hypholoma sp. (Hypholoma) at Higgins, ACT - 15 May 2022 by AlisonMilton Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2022 by AlisonMilton Podomyrma gratiosa (Muscleman tree ant) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Jun 2021 by AlisonMilton Laxta sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Mar 2019 by AlisonMilton Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 20 Sep 2017 by Alison Milton Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Higgins, ACT - 26 May 2017 by Alison Milton
Hypholoma sp. (Hypholoma) at Higgins, ACT - 15 May 2022 by AlisonMilton
Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2022 by AlisonMilton
Podomyrma gratiosa (Muscleman tree ant) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Jun 2021 by AlisonMilton
Laxta sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Mar 2019 by AlisonMilton
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 20 Sep 2017 by Alison Milton
Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Higgins, ACT - 26 May 2017 by Alison Milton

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 11 Abundance
  • 26 Mar 2019 08:54 AM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by

Additional information

  • Grevillea Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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