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Vespula germanica

European wasp at Cotter Reserve

Vespula germanica at Cotter Reserve - 11 May 2019
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Identification history

Vespula germanica 12 May 2019 KimPullen
Vespula germanica 11 May 2019 Christine

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Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Austrogomphus guerini (Yellow-striped Hunter) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Cotter Reserve - 11 Feb 2021 by trevsci Elhamma australasiae (Elhamma) at Cotter Reserve - 10 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Dromaius novaehollandiae (Emu) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Myiagra rubecula (Leaden Flycatcher) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Hemigomphus heteroclytus (Stout Vicetail) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Hemigomphus gouldii (Southern Vicetail) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Gyrinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified whirligig beetle) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb Dromaius novaehollandiae (Emu) at Cotter Reserve - 25 Jun 2020 by Alison Milton Blepharotes splendidissimus (Giant Blue Robber Fly) at Cotter Reserve - 21 Feb 2020 by rawshorty Anilara sp. (genus) (A jewel beetle) at Cotter Reserve - 20 Feb 2020 by Harrisi Cordulephya pygmaea (Common Shutwing) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb Rubus sp. (Blackberry) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb Ceyx azureus (Azure Kingfisher) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2020 by Liam.m Gambusia holbrooki (Gambusia, Plague minnow, Mosquito fish) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2020 by Christine Dromaius novaehollandiae (Emu) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Jun 2019 by Christine Phylidonyris pyrrhopterus (Crescent Honeyeater) at Cotter Reserve - 9 May 2019 by Christine Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Cotter Reserve - 9 Apr 2019 by Mike Gratiola peruviana (Australian Brooklime) at Cotter Reserve - 9 Apr 2019 by Mike Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Cotter Reserve - 8 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley Gambusia holbrooki (Gambusia, Plague minnow, Mosquito fish) at Cotter Reserve - 8 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley Callistemon sieberi (River Bottlebrush) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR Ludwigia palustris (Marsh Purslane) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR Gratiola peruviana (Australian Brooklime) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR Lycopus australis (Native gipsywort, Australian Gipsywort) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR Lythrum salicaria (Purple Loosestrife) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Cotter Reserve - 1 Jul 2017 by JohnBundock
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Austrogomphus guerini (Yellow-striped Hunter) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Cotter Reserve - 11 Feb 2021 by trevsci
Elhamma australasiae (Elhamma) at Cotter Reserve - 10 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Dromaius novaehollandiae (Emu) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Myiagra rubecula (Leaden Flycatcher) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Hemigomphus heteroclytus (Stout Vicetail) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Hemigomphus gouldii (Southern Vicetail) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Gyrinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified whirligig beetle) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Dromaius novaehollandiae (Emu) at Cotter Reserve - 25 Jun 2020 by Alison Milton
Blepharotes splendidissimus (Giant Blue Robber Fly) at Cotter Reserve - 21 Feb 2020 by rawshorty
Anilara sp. (genus) (A jewel beetle) at Cotter Reserve - 20 Feb 2020 by Harrisi
Cordulephya pygmaea (Common Shutwing) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb
Rubus sp. (Blackberry) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Feb 2020 by RodDeb
Ceyx azureus (Azure Kingfisher) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2020 by Liam.m
Gambusia holbrooki (Gambusia, Plague minnow, Mosquito fish) at Cotter Reserve - 17 Feb 2020 by Christine
Dromaius novaehollandiae (Emu) at Cotter Reserve - 19 Jun 2019 by Christine
Phylidonyris pyrrhopterus (Crescent Honeyeater) at Cotter Reserve - 9 May 2019 by Christine
Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Cotter Reserve - 9 Apr 2019 by Mike
Gratiola peruviana (Australian Brooklime) at Cotter Reserve - 9 Apr 2019 by Mike
Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Cotter Reserve - 8 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Gambusia holbrooki (Gambusia, Plague minnow, Mosquito fish) at Cotter Reserve - 8 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Callistemon sieberi (River Bottlebrush) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR
Ludwigia palustris (Marsh Purslane) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR
Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR
Gratiola peruviana (Australian Brooklime) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR
Lycopus australis (Native gipsywort, Australian Gipsywort) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR
Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR
Lythrum salicaria (Purple Loosestrife) at Cotter Reserve - 2 Feb 2018 by JaneR
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Cotter Reserve - 1 Jul 2017 by JohnBundock

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Noxious or High Risk Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 11 May 2019 10:52 AM Recorded on
  • Christine Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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