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Dolichopodidae sp. (family)

Unidentified Long-legged fly at Kambah, ACT

Dolichopodidae sp. (family) at Kambah, ACT - 5 Nov 2019
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Identification history

Dolichopodidae sp. (family) 11 Nov 2019 Myelaphus
Unidentified 5 Nov 2019 Marthijn

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Small, close to 15 mm body size, very long spindly legs. Guessing robber fly because of its body shape.

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Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Kambah, ACT - 5 Mar 2021 by Marthijn Lehtinelagia sp. (genus) (Flower Spider or Crab Spider) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Nov 2020 by Marthijn Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Apr 2020 by Marthijn zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Kambah, ACT - 13 Apr 2020 by Marthijn Orthodera ministralis (Garden mantis) at Kambah, ACT - 13 Apr 2020 by Marthijn Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Kambah, ACT - 12 Apr 2020 by Marthijn Belenois java (Caper White) at Kambah, ACT - 30 Mar 2020 by Marthijn Gnaphosidae or Trochanteriidae (families) (Flat spider) at Kambah, ACT - 27 Mar 2020 by Marthijn Bactrocera (Bactrocera) tryoni (Queensland fruit fly) at Kambah, ACT - 27 Mar 2020 by Marthijn Holoplatys sp. (genus) (Unidentified Holoplatys jumping spider) at Kambah, ACT - 26 Mar 2020 by Marthijn Sepsidae (family) (Unidentified Black scavenger fly or Ant fly) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Marthijn Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Mar 2020 by Marthijn Pisolithus sp. at Kambah, ACT - 4 Mar 2020 by Marthijn Venatrix pictiventris (Wolf spider) at Kambah, ACT - 21 Feb 2020 by Marthijn Holoplatys invenusta (Jumping spider) at Kambah, ACT - 17 Feb 2020 by Marthijn Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Kambah, ACT - 17 Feb 2020 by Marthijn Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Feb 2020 by Marthijn Glossopsitta concinna (Musk Lorikeet) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Feb 2020 by Marthijn Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Feb 2020 by Marthijn Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Kambah, ACT - 13 Jan 2020 by Marthijn Gasteruption sp. (genus) (Gasteruptiid wasp) at Kambah, ACT - 7 Jan 2020 by Marthijn Pteronemobius nundra (A cricket) at Kambah, ACT - 29 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Kambah, ACT - 29 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Kambah, ACT - 29 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Sceleocantha glabricollis (Wattle root longicorn) at Kambah, ACT - 27 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Kambah, ACT - 17 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Philobota philostaura at Kambah, ACT - 15 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Sophta concavata (Varied Hookwing) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Kambah, ACT - 14 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Pholcus phalangioides (Daddy longlegs spider) at Kambah, ACT - 10 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Neosparassus diana (Badge Huntsman) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Telocharacta metachroa (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Mallada signata (A Green Lacewing) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Eupselia satrapella and similar species (An Hypertrophid moth) at Kambah, ACT - 6 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Plutella xylostella (Diamondback Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 4 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Kambah, ACT - 3 Dec 2019 by Marthijn Philobota philostaura at Kambah, ACT - 29 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Tortricopsis euryphanella (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Tachystola acroxantha (A Concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Arrade destituta (A Noctuid moth) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Triplectides sp. (genus) (A long-horned caddisfly) at Kambah, ACT - 27 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Olbonoma triptycha (Concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Faveria tritalis (Couchgrass Webworm) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Laxta granicollis (Common trilobite cockroach, bark cockroach) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Teloschistes sp. (A lichen) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Dindymus circumcinctus (Bordered harlequin bug) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Anthrax sp. (genus) (Unidentified Anthrax bee fly) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 23 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Melolonthinae sp. (subfamily) (Cockchafer) at Kambah, ACT - 23 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Kambah, ACT - 22 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Olbonoma triptycha (Concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 21 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Zacorus carus (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 20 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Crocidosema plebejana (Cotton Tipworm Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 20 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Nysius sp. (genus) (Seed bug) at Kambah, ACT - 19 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Megalorhipida leucodactyla (Spiderling Plume Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Isomoralla eriscota (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 12 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Tortricopsis euryphanella (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Platybrachys decemmacula (Green-faced gum hopper) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Syllitus grammicus (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Mythimna convecta (Common Armyworm) at Kambah, ACT - 10 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Halone coryphoea (Eastern Halone) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Arrade destituta (A Noctuid moth) at Kambah, ACT - 6 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Kambah, ACT - 5 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Kambah, ACT - 4 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Mictis profana (Crusader bug) at Kambah, ACT - 3 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Mutusca brevicornis (A broad-headed bug) at Kambah, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Kambah, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by Marthijn Tortricinae sp. (subfamily) (A tortrix moth) at Kambah, ACT - 31 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Kambah, ACT - 30 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Orthorhinus cylindrirostris (Elephant weevil) at Kambah, ACT - 30 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Ommatoiulus moreleti (Portuguese Millipede) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Siphanta acuta (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Nysius sp. (genus) (Seed bug) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Fuligo septica (Scrambled egg slime mould) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Kambah, ACT - 23 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Neocistela ovalis (Comb-clawed beetle) at Kambah, ACT - 21 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Kambah, ACT - 19 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Helpis minitabunda (Jumping spider) at Kambah, ACT - 14 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Kambah, ACT - 10 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Agrotis infusa (Bogong Moth, Common Cutworm) at Kambah, ACT - 8 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Gryllacrididae sp. (family) (Wood, Raspy or Leaf Rolling Cricket) at Kambah, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Marthijn Exaireta spinigera (Garden Soldier Fly) at Kambah, ACT - 29 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Psilosticha absorpta (Fine-waved Bark Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 19 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Calliphora vicina (European bluebottle) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Helicoverpa (genus) (A bollworm) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Chalcididae sp. (family) (Unidentified chalcid wasp) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Iridomyrmex rufoniger (Tufted Tyrant Ant) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Calliphoridae (family) (Unidentified blowfly) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Sarcophagidae sp. (family) (Unidentified flesh fly) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Dermestidae sp. (family) (Dermestid, carpet or hide beetles) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Kambah, ACT - 14 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Dolichoderinae (subfamily) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Sep 2019 by Marthijn Helina sp. (genus) (Muscid fly) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Kambah, ACT - 5 Mar 2021 by Marthijn
Lehtinelagia sp. (genus) (Flower Spider or Crab Spider) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Nov 2020 by Marthijn
Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Apr 2020 by Marthijn
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Kambah, ACT - 13 Apr 2020 by Marthijn
Orthodera ministralis (Garden mantis) at Kambah, ACT - 13 Apr 2020 by Marthijn
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Kambah, ACT - 12 Apr 2020 by Marthijn
Belenois java (Caper White) at Kambah, ACT - 30 Mar 2020 by Marthijn
Gnaphosidae or Trochanteriidae (families) (Flat spider) at Kambah, ACT - 27 Mar 2020 by Marthijn
Bactrocera (Bactrocera) tryoni (Queensland fruit fly) at Kambah, ACT - 27 Mar 2020 by Marthijn
Holoplatys sp. (genus) (Unidentified Holoplatys jumping spider) at Kambah, ACT - 26 Mar 2020 by Marthijn
Sepsidae (family) (Unidentified Black scavenger fly or Ant fly) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Marthijn
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Mar 2020 by Marthijn
Pisolithus sp. at Kambah, ACT - 4 Mar 2020 by Marthijn
Venatrix pictiventris (Wolf spider) at Kambah, ACT - 21 Feb 2020 by Marthijn
Holoplatys invenusta (Jumping spider) at Kambah, ACT - 17 Feb 2020 by Marthijn
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Kambah, ACT - 17 Feb 2020 by Marthijn
Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Feb 2020 by Marthijn
Glossopsitta concinna (Musk Lorikeet) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Feb 2020 by Marthijn
Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Feb 2020 by Marthijn
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Kambah, ACT - 13 Jan 2020 by Marthijn
Gasteruption sp. (genus) (Gasteruptiid wasp) at Kambah, ACT - 7 Jan 2020 by Marthijn
Pteronemobius nundra (A cricket) at Kambah, ACT - 29 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Kambah, ACT - 29 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Kambah, ACT - 29 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Sceleocantha glabricollis (Wattle root longicorn) at Kambah, ACT - 27 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Kambah, ACT - 17 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Philobota philostaura at Kambah, ACT - 15 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Sophta concavata (Varied Hookwing) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Kambah, ACT - 14 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Pholcus phalangioides (Daddy longlegs spider) at Kambah, ACT - 10 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Neosparassus diana (Badge Huntsman) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Telocharacta metachroa (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Mallada signata (A Green Lacewing) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Eupselia satrapella and similar species (An Hypertrophid moth) at Kambah, ACT - 6 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Plutella xylostella (Diamondback Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 4 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Kambah, ACT - 3 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Philobota philostaura at Kambah, ACT - 29 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Tortricopsis euryphanella (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Tachystola acroxantha (A Concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Arrade destituta (A Noctuid moth) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Triplectides sp. (genus) (A long-horned caddisfly) at Kambah, ACT - 27 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Olbonoma triptycha (Concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Faveria tritalis (Couchgrass Webworm) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Laxta granicollis (Common trilobite cockroach, bark cockroach) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Teloschistes sp. (A lichen) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Dindymus circumcinctus (Bordered harlequin bug) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Anthrax sp. (genus) (Unidentified Anthrax bee fly) at Kambah, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 23 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Melolonthinae sp. (subfamily) (Cockchafer) at Kambah, ACT - 23 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Kambah, ACT - 22 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Olbonoma triptycha (Concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 21 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Zacorus carus (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 20 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Crocidosema plebejana (Cotton Tipworm Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 20 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Nysius sp. (genus) (Seed bug) at Kambah, ACT - 19 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Megalorhipida leucodactyla (Spiderling Plume Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Isomoralla eriscota (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 12 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Tortricopsis euryphanella (A concealer moth) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Platybrachys decemmacula (Green-faced gum hopper) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Syllitus grammicus (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Mythimna convecta (Common Armyworm) at Kambah, ACT - 10 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Halone coryphoea (Eastern Halone) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Arrade destituta (A Noctuid moth) at Kambah, ACT - 6 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Kambah, ACT - 5 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Kambah, ACT - 4 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Mictis profana (Crusader bug) at Kambah, ACT - 3 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Mutusca brevicornis (A broad-headed bug) at Kambah, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Kambah, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by Marthijn
Tortricinae sp. (subfamily) (A tortrix moth) at Kambah, ACT - 31 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Kambah, ACT - 30 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Orthorhinus cylindrirostris (Elephant weevil) at Kambah, ACT - 30 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Ommatoiulus moreleti (Portuguese Millipede) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Siphanta acuta (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Nysius sp. (genus) (Seed bug) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at Kambah, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Fuligo septica (Scrambled egg slime mould) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Kambah, ACT - 23 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Neocistela ovalis (Comb-clawed beetle) at Kambah, ACT - 21 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Kambah, ACT - 19 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Helpis minitabunda (Jumping spider) at Kambah, ACT - 14 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Kambah, ACT - 10 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Agrotis infusa (Bogong Moth, Common Cutworm) at Kambah, ACT - 8 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Gryllacrididae sp. (family) (Wood, Raspy or Leaf Rolling Cricket) at Kambah, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Exaireta spinigera (Garden Soldier Fly) at Kambah, ACT - 29 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Psilosticha absorpta (Fine-waved Bark Moth) at Kambah, ACT - 19 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Calliphora vicina (European bluebottle) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Helicoverpa (genus) (A bollworm) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Chalcididae sp. (family) (Unidentified chalcid wasp) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Iridomyrmex rufoniger (Tufted Tyrant Ant) at Kambah, ACT - 16 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Calliphoridae (family) (Unidentified blowfly) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Sarcophagidae sp. (family) (Unidentified flesh fly) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Dermestidae sp. (family) (Dermestid, carpet or hide beetles) at Kambah, ACT - 15 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Kambah, ACT - 14 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Dolichoderinae (subfamily) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Helina sp. (genus) (Muscid fly) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Sep 2019 by Marthijn

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 5 Nov 2019 05:31 PM Recorded on
  • Marthijn Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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