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Inconclusive sighting

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Unidentified at suppressed - 19 Nov 2019
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Insufficient or inconclusive evidence 21 Nov 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 19 Nov 2019 ruthkerruish

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Author's notes

We don't commonly see insects in this area.

4 comments

michaelb wrote:
   20 Nov 2019
A bee?
   21 Nov 2019
Yes it looks like a bee. My guess is that it is a male Lasioglossum lanarium, but it is a guess.
   21 Nov 2019
I'd like to keep the sighting in CNM because we get so few insects in the kangaroo grass!
michaelb wrote:
   21 Nov 2019
Rejected sightings remain on CNM. It's just that we can't ID it.

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Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 19 Nov 2019 07:00 PM Recorded on
  • ruthkerruish Recorded by

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  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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