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Acantholophus echinatus

Spiny ground weevil at Yass River, NSW

Acantholophus echinatus at Yass River, NSW - 12 Dec 2018
Acantholophus echinatus at Yass River, NSW - 12 Dec 2018
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Identification history

Acantholophus echinatus 30 Apr 2019 KimPullen
Unidentified 30 Apr 2019 JonLewis

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Brachyscome diversifolia var. diversifolia (Large-headed Daisy) at Yass River, NSW - 12 Oct 2021 by SueMcIntyre Zonitoides arboreus (Orchid Snail) at Yass River, NSW - 18 Sep 2021 by JonLewis Delma inornata (Olive Legless-lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 16 Jan 2021 by JonLewis Pentatomoidea (superfamily) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Yass River, NSW - 19 Dec 2020 by JonLewis Ethmostigmus rubripes (Giant centipede) at Yass River, NSW - 23 Mar 2020 by SueMcIntyre Anthela canescens (Anthelid moth) at Yass River, NSW - 18 Mar 2020 by SueMcIntyre Scutigeridae sp. (family) (A scutigerid centipede) at Yass River, NSW - 18 Feb 2020 by SueMcIntyre Crinia sp. (genus) (A froglet) at Yass River, NSW - 15 Feb 2020 by Sue McIntyre Diplodactylus vittatus (Eastern Stone Gecko) at Yass River, NSW - 15 Feb 2020 by SueMcIntyre Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Yass River, NSW - 19 Jan 2020 by SueMcIntyre Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 22 Sep 2019 by SueMcIntyre Hemiergis talbingoensis (Three-toed Skink) at Yass River, NSW - 25 May 2019 by SueMcIntyre Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Yass River, NSW - 28 Jan 2019 by Sue McIntyre Apricia jovialis (Jovial jumping spider) at Yass River, NSW - 31 Dec 2018 by JonLewis Chloris truncata (Windmill Grass) at Yass River, NSW - 7 Apr 2018 by SueMcIntyre Pseudognaphalium luteoalbum (Jersey Cudweed) at Yass River, NSW - 7 Apr 2018 by SueMcIntyre Goodenia hederacea (Ivy Goodenia) at Yass River, NSW - 7 Apr 2018 by SueMcIntyre Ctenotus robustus (Robust Striped-skink) at Yass River, NSW - 3 Feb 2018 by SueMcIntyre Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Yass River, NSW - 31 Aug 2017 by SueMcIntyre Acacia gunnii (Ploughshare Wattle) at Yass River, NSW - 19 Aug 2017 by SueMcIntyre Melichrus urceolatus (Urn Heath) at Yass River, NSW - 17 May 2017 by SueMcIntyre Nyctophilus geoffroyi (Lesser Long-eared Bat) at Yass River, NSW - 23 Apr 2017 by SueMcIntyre Centipeda elatinoides (Spreading Sneezeweed) at Yass River, NSW - 13 Apr 2017 by SueMcIntyre Lialis burtonis (Burton's Snake-lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 8 Feb 2016 by SueMcIntyre Lialis burtonis (Burton's Snake-lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 21 Oct 2007 by SueMcIntyre Parasuta dwyeri (Dwyer's Black-headed Snake) at Yass River, NSW - 5 Nov 2006 by SueMcIntyre Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Yass River, NSW - 5 Nov 2005 by SueMcIntyre
Brachyscome diversifolia var. diversifolia (Large-headed Daisy) at Yass River, NSW - 12 Oct 2021 by SueMcIntyre
Zonitoides arboreus (Orchid Snail) at Yass River, NSW - 18 Sep 2021 by JonLewis
Delma inornata (Olive Legless-lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 16 Jan 2021 by JonLewis
Pentatomoidea (superfamily) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Yass River, NSW - 19 Dec 2020 by JonLewis
Ethmostigmus rubripes (Giant centipede) at Yass River, NSW - 23 Mar 2020 by SueMcIntyre
Anthela canescens (Anthelid moth) at Yass River, NSW - 18 Mar 2020 by SueMcIntyre
Scutigeridae sp. (family) (A scutigerid centipede) at Yass River, NSW - 18 Feb 2020 by SueMcIntyre
Crinia sp. (genus) (A froglet) at Yass River, NSW - 15 Feb 2020 by Sue McIntyre
Diplodactylus vittatus (Eastern Stone Gecko) at Yass River, NSW - 15 Feb 2020 by SueMcIntyre
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Yass River, NSW - 19 Jan 2020 by SueMcIntyre
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 22 Sep 2019 by SueMcIntyre
Hemiergis talbingoensis (Three-toed Skink) at Yass River, NSW - 25 May 2019 by SueMcIntyre
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Yass River, NSW - 28 Jan 2019 by Sue McIntyre
Apricia jovialis (Jovial jumping spider) at Yass River, NSW - 31 Dec 2018 by JonLewis
Chloris truncata (Windmill Grass) at Yass River, NSW - 7 Apr 2018 by SueMcIntyre
Pseudognaphalium luteoalbum (Jersey Cudweed) at Yass River, NSW - 7 Apr 2018 by SueMcIntyre
Goodenia hederacea (Ivy Goodenia) at Yass River, NSW - 7 Apr 2018 by SueMcIntyre
Ctenotus robustus (Robust Striped-skink) at Yass River, NSW - 3 Feb 2018 by SueMcIntyre
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Yass River, NSW - 31 Aug 2017 by SueMcIntyre
Acacia gunnii (Ploughshare Wattle) at Yass River, NSW - 19 Aug 2017 by SueMcIntyre
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn Heath) at Yass River, NSW - 17 May 2017 by SueMcIntyre
Nyctophilus geoffroyi (Lesser Long-eared Bat) at Yass River, NSW - 23 Apr 2017 by SueMcIntyre
Centipeda elatinoides (Spreading Sneezeweed) at Yass River, NSW - 13 Apr 2017 by SueMcIntyre
Lialis burtonis (Burton's Snake-lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 8 Feb 2016 by SueMcIntyre
Lialis burtonis (Burton's Snake-lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 21 Oct 2007 by SueMcIntyre
Parasuta dwyeri (Dwyer's Black-headed Snake) at Yass River, NSW - 5 Nov 2006 by SueMcIntyre
Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Yass River, NSW - 5 Nov 2005 by SueMcIntyre

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 12 Dec 2018 05:29 PM Recorded on
  • JonLewis Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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