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Ferreola handschini

Orange-collared Spider Wasp at Paddys River, ACT

Ferreola handschini at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019
Ferreola handschini at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019
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Ferreola handschini 7 Apr 2019 michaelb

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On the western side of the Murrumbidgee River, north of Tharwa.

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Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Dec 2021 by michaelb Limnodynastes dumerilii (Eastern Banjo Frog) at Paddys River, ACT - 8 Apr 2021 by michaelb Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Apr 2021 by oliviatorresan Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by michaelb Gynoplistia (Gynoplistia) bella (A crane fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by Ghostbat Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Feb 2021 by michaelb Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Feb 2021 by michaelb Epicoma contristis (Yellow-spotted Epicoma Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by michaelb Ancita australis (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2020 by michaelb Reseda luteola (Weld) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Dec 2020 by michaelb Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Oct 2020 by michaelb Eleale pulchra (Clerid beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Nov 2019 by michaelb Laxta granicollis (Common bark or trilobite cockroach) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Nov 2019 by michaelb Agonoscelis rutila (Horehound bug) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Jan 2019 by michaelb Sphecidae or Crabronidae (families) (Unidentified sand wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Jan 2019 by michaelb Sphecidae or Crabronidae (families) (Unidentified sand wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Jan 2019 by michaelb Mordellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified pintail or tumbling flower beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 by michaelb Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 by michaelb Mordellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified pintail or tumbling flower beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 by michaelb Sceliphron laetum (Common mud dauber wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 by michaelb Pompilidae (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Jan 2019 by michaelb Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Paddys River, ACT - 16 Jan 2019 by michaelb Calomela curtisi (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 16 Sep 2018 by michaelb Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Sep 2018 by michaelb Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Sep 2018 by michaelb Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 May 2018 by michaelb Sus scrofa (Pig (feral)) at Paddys River, ACT - 14 Jun 2017 by michaelb Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 May 2017 by michaelb Oenothera indecora subsp. bonariensis (Small-flower Evening Primrose) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Apr 2017 by michaelb Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Mar 2017 by michaelb Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Feb 2017 by michaelb Mictis profana (Crusader Bug) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2017 by michaelb Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Feb 2017 by michaelb Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Feb 2017 by michaelb Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Feb 2017 by michaelb Phacelococcus bursaria (Blackthorn felted scale) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Feb 2017 by michaelb Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Feb 2017 by michaelb Mutillidae (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Jan 2017 by michaelb Eupoecila australasiae (Fiddler Beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Neorrhina punctata (Spotted flower chafer) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Delta bicinctum (Potter wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Xanthium spinosum (Bathurst Burr) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Ancita sp. (genus) (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb Ancita australis (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Jan 2017 by michaelb Aridaeus thoracicus (Tiger Longicorn Beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by michaelb Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Nov 2016 by michaelb Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Nov 2016 by michaelb Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Mar 2016 by michaelb Polygonum aviculare (Wireweed) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Feb 2016 by michaelb Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2016 by michaelb Pterygophorus cinctus (Bottlebrush sawfly) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2016 by michaelb Sphecidae or Crabronidae (families) (Unidentified sand wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 31 Dec 2015 by michaelb Stizoptera bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Dec 2015 by michaelb Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2015 by michaelb Bolboschoenus medianus (A Sedge) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2015 by michaelb Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2015 by michaelb Saponaria officinalis (Bouncing Bet, or Soapwort) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2015 by michaelb Rumex conglomeratus (Clustered Dock) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Dec 2015 by michaelb Calomela curtisi (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Nov 2015 by michaelb Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Nov 2015 by michaelb Rubus parvifolius (Native Raspberry) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Nov 2015 by michaelb Wheeleria spilodactylus (Horehound plume moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Oct 2015 by michaelb Plantago lanceolata (Ribwort Plantain, Lamb's Tongues) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Sep 2015 by michaelb Eschscholzia californica (California Poppy) at Paddys River, ACT - 16 Aug 2015 by michaelb Vombatus ursinus (Common Wombat, Bare-nosed Wombat) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Jun 2015 by michaelb Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 May 2015 by michaelb Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Apr 2015 by michaelb Crataegus monogyna (Hawthorn) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Feb 2015 by michaelb Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Feb 2015 by michaelb Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Feb 2015 by michaelb Paropsisterna sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Feb 2015 by michaelb Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Jan 2015 by michaelb Asparagus officinalis (Asparagus) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Jan 2015 by michaelb Accipiter cirrocephalus (Collared Sparrowhawk) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Jan 2015 by michaelb Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Jan 2015 by michaelb Megachile lucidiventris (Resin bee, Megachilid bee) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Jan 2015 by michaelb Foeniculum vulgare (Fennel) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2014 by michaelb Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2014 by michaelb Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Dec 2014 by michaelb Archimantis sp. (genus) (Large Brown Mantis) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 by michaelb Verbena incompta (Purpletop) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 by michaelb Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 by michaelb Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 by michaelb Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Nov 2014 by michaelb Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Mar 2014 by michaelb Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Mar 2014 by michaelb Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Mar 2014 by michaelb Cyprinus carpio (Common Carp) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Feb 2014 by michaelb Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Feb 2014 by michaelb Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Jan 2014 by michaelb Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Mar 2013 by michaelb Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Feb 2013 by michaelb Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Mar 2007 by michaelb
Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Dec 2021 by michaelb
Limnodynastes dumerilii (Eastern Banjo Frog) at Paddys River, ACT - 8 Apr 2021 by michaelb
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Apr 2021 by oliviatorresan
Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by michaelb
Gynoplistia (Gynoplistia) bella (A crane fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by Ghostbat
Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Feb 2021 by michaelb
Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Feb 2021 by michaelb
Epicoma contristis (Yellow-spotted Epicoma Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by michaelb
Ancita australis (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2020 by michaelb
Reseda luteola (Weld) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Dec 2020 by michaelb
Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Oct 2020 by michaelb
Eleale pulchra (Clerid beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Laxta granicollis (Common bark or trilobite cockroach) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Agonoscelis rutila (Horehound bug) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Jan 2019 by michaelb
Sphecidae or Crabronidae (families) (Unidentified sand wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Jan 2019 by michaelb
Sphecidae or Crabronidae (families) (Unidentified sand wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Jan 2019 by michaelb
Mordellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified pintail or tumbling flower beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 by michaelb
Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 by michaelb
Mordellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified pintail or tumbling flower beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 by michaelb
Sceliphron laetum (Common mud dauber wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 by michaelb
Pompilidae (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Jan 2019 by michaelb
Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Paddys River, ACT - 16 Jan 2019 by michaelb
Calomela curtisi (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 16 Sep 2018 by michaelb
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Sep 2018 by michaelb
Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Sep 2018 by michaelb
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 May 2018 by michaelb
Sus scrofa (Pig (feral)) at Paddys River, ACT - 14 Jun 2017 by michaelb
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 May 2017 by michaelb
Oenothera indecora subsp. bonariensis (Small-flower Evening Primrose) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Apr 2017 by michaelb
Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Mar 2017 by michaelb
Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Feb 2017 by michaelb
Mictis profana (Crusader Bug) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Feb 2017 by michaelb
Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Feb 2017 by michaelb
Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Feb 2017 by michaelb
Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Feb 2017 by michaelb
Phacelococcus bursaria (Blackthorn felted scale) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Feb 2017 by michaelb
Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Feb 2017 by michaelb
Mutillidae (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Eupoecila australasiae (Fiddler Beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Neorrhina punctata (Spotted flower chafer) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Delta bicinctum (Potter wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Xanthium spinosum (Bathurst Burr) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Ancita sp. (genus) (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Ancita australis (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Aridaeus thoracicus (Tiger Longicorn Beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Nov 2016 by michaelb
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Nov 2016 by michaelb
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Mar 2016 by michaelb
Polygonum aviculare (Wireweed) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Feb 2016 by michaelb
Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2016 by michaelb
Pterygophorus cinctus (Bottlebrush sawfly) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2016 by michaelb
Sphecidae or Crabronidae (families) (Unidentified sand wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 31 Dec 2015 by michaelb
Stizoptera bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Dec 2015 by michaelb
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2015 by michaelb
Bolboschoenus medianus (A Sedge) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2015 by michaelb
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Dec 2015 by michaelb
Saponaria officinalis (Bouncing Bet, or Soapwort) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2015 by michaelb
Rumex conglomeratus (Clustered Dock) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Dec 2015 by michaelb
Calomela curtisi (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Nov 2015 by michaelb
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Nov 2015 by michaelb
Rubus parvifolius (Native Raspberry) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Nov 2015 by michaelb
Wheeleria spilodactylus (Horehound plume moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Oct 2015 by michaelb
Plantago lanceolata (Ribwort Plantain, Lamb's Tongues) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Sep 2015 by michaelb
Eschscholzia californica (California Poppy) at Paddys River, ACT - 16 Aug 2015 by michaelb
Vombatus ursinus (Common Wombat, Bare-nosed Wombat) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Jun 2015 by michaelb
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 May 2015 by michaelb
Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Apr 2015 by michaelb
Crataegus monogyna (Hawthorn) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Feb 2015 by michaelb
Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Feb 2015 by michaelb
Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Feb 2015 by michaelb
Paropsisterna sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Feb 2015 by michaelb
Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Asparagus officinalis (Asparagus) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Accipiter cirrocephalus (Collared Sparrowhawk) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Megachile lucidiventris (Resin bee, Megachilid bee) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Foeniculum vulgare (Fennel) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Archimantis sp. (genus) (Large Brown Mantis) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Verbena incompta (Purpletop) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Nov 2014 by michaelb
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Mar 2014 by michaelb
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Mar 2014 by michaelb
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Mar 2014 by michaelb
Cyprinus carpio (Common Carp) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Feb 2014 by michaelb
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Feb 2014 by michaelb
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Jan 2014 by michaelb
Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Mar 2013 by michaelb
Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Feb 2013 by michaelb
Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Mar 2007 by michaelb

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 19 Jan 2019 08:35 PM Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by

Additional information

  • Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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