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Apotropis tricarinata

Eastern striped grasshopper at Lower Cotter Catchment

Apotropis tricarinata at Lower Cotter Catchment - 3 Dec 2019
Apotropis tricarinata at Lower Cotter Catchment - 3 Dec 2019
Apotropis tricarinata at Lower Cotter Catchment - 3 Dec 2019
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Identification history

Apotropis tricarinata 4 Dec 2019 RogerF
Apotropis tricarinata 4 Dec 2019 michaelb

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Significant sighting

michaelb noted:
5 Dec 2019

See comment by Roger Farrow. First record of this species for the ACT.

Author's notes

Recreated record from unknown author. Location approximate in Lower Cotter Catchment.

4 comments

michaelb wrote:
   4 Dec 2019
Please note that this sighting was lost due to an unknown admin error. I was able to recreate the record, but the author of the sighting was lost, and the location is approximate.
If you are the owner of this photo, please add a comment to this sighting. Then we can put it back in your name and you can correct the location.
Kurt wrote:
   4 Dec 2019
Hi, that was me, Kurt. I can add the other pics if you like.
michaelb wrote:
   4 Dec 2019
Hi Kurt
It is now in your name. Please correct the location.
This is our first sighting of this species. If you have any more photos they would be welcome.
RogerF wrote:
   5 Dec 2019
Hi Kurt Thanks for that. When I tried to move your record from editing mode to the active state, things went haywire in the system that said it was overloaded. Great picture. First record for the ACT. Usually a very active species difficult to approach and photgraph.

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Nearby sightings

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Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 8 Dec 2020 by JohnBundock
Eutrichopidia latinus (Yellow-banded Day-moth) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 10 Nov 2020 by JohnBundock
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 2 Nov 2020 by Kurt
Rutilia (Chrysorutilia) sp. (genus & subgenus) (A Bristle Fly) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 2 Nov 2020 by Kurt
Eutrichopidia latinus (Yellow-banded Day-moth) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 2 Nov 2020 by Kurt
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 2 Nov 2020 by Kurt
Belenois java (Caper White) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 12 Oct 2020 by JohnBundock
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 1 Oct 2020 by JohnBundock
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 8 Jan 2019 by SWishart
Acacia melanoxylon (Blackwood) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 21 Apr 2018 by Mike
Lepidoscia arctiella (Tower Case Moth) at Lower Cotter Catchment - 21 Apr 2018 by Mike

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 3 Dec 2019 01:36 PM Recorded on
  • Kurt Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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