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Sceliphron laetum

Common mud dauber wasp at Chapman, ACT

Sceliphron laetum at Chapman, ACT - 8 Jan 2020
Sceliphron laetum at Chapman, ACT - 8 Jan 2020
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Identification history

Sceliphron laetum 9 Jan 2020 AlisonMilton
Sceliphron laetum 9 Jan 2020 SWishart

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Hanging around the pond seemingly looking for water

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Nearby sightings

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Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Chapman, ACT - 27 Mar 2021 by SWishart Hippotion scrofa (Coprosma Hawk Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 10 Jan 2021 by SWishart Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Chapman, ACT - 7 Nov 2020 by SWishart Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by SWishart Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Chapman, ACT - 1 Apr 2020 by SWishart Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Chapman, ACT - 23 Mar 2020 by SWishart Porela delineata (Lined Porela Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 20 Mar 2020 by SWishart Tramea loewii (Common Glider) at Chapman, ACT - 21 Jan 2020 by SWishart Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Chapman, ACT - 19 Jan 2020 by SWishart Austroagrion watsoni (Eastern Billabongfly) at Chapman, ACT - 8 Jan 2020 by SWishart Myiagra cyanoleuca (Satin Flycatcher) at Chapman, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by SWishart Hippodamia variegata (Spotted Amber Ladybird) at Chapman, ACT - 25 Oct 2019 by SWishart Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Chapman, ACT - 28 Sep 2019 by SWishart Melangyna sp. (genus) (Hover Fly) at Chapman, ACT - 27 Jul 2019 by SWishart Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Chapman, ACT - 27 Jul 2019 by SWishart Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Chapman, ACT - 21 Apr 2019 by SWishart Mallada traviatus (Goldeneye Lacewing) at Chapman, ACT - 8 Apr 2019 by SWishart Chalcites lucidus (Shining Bronze-Cuckoo) at Chapman, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by SWishart Austroagrion watsoni (Eastern Billabongfly) at Chapman, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 by SWishart Galanga labeculata (Double-spotted cicada) at Chapman, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by SWishart Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Chapman, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by SWishart Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Chapman, ACT - 31 Dec 2018 by SWishart Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Chapman, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 by SWishart Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Chapman, ACT - 10 Dec 2018 by SWishart Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Chapman, ACT - 5 Dec 2018 by SWishart Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 14 Aug 2018 by SWishart Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at Chapman, ACT - 25 May 2018 by SWishart Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Chapman, ACT - 22 Apr 2018 by SWishart Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 30 Mar 2018 by SWishart Chrysodeixis eriosoma (Green Looper) at Chapman, ACT - 27 Mar 2018 by SWishart Hypodoxa muscosaria (Textured Emerald) at Chapman, ACT - 8 Dec 2017 by SWishart
Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Chapman, ACT - 27 Mar 2021 by SWishart
Hippotion scrofa (Coprosma Hawk Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 10 Jan 2021 by SWishart
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Chapman, ACT - 7 Nov 2020 by SWishart
Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by SWishart
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Chapman, ACT - 1 Apr 2020 by SWishart
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Chapman, ACT - 23 Mar 2020 by SWishart
Porela delineata (Lined Porela Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 20 Mar 2020 by SWishart
Tramea loewii (Common Glider) at Chapman, ACT - 21 Jan 2020 by SWishart
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Chapman, ACT - 19 Jan 2020 by SWishart
Austroagrion watsoni (Eastern Billabongfly) at Chapman, ACT - 8 Jan 2020 by SWishart
Myiagra cyanoleuca (Satin Flycatcher) at Chapman, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by SWishart
Hippodamia variegata (Spotted Amber Ladybird) at Chapman, ACT - 25 Oct 2019 by SWishart
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Chapman, ACT - 28 Sep 2019 by SWishart
Melangyna sp. (genus) (Hover Fly) at Chapman, ACT - 27 Jul 2019 by SWishart
Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Chapman, ACT - 27 Jul 2019 by SWishart
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Chapman, ACT - 21 Apr 2019 by SWishart
Mallada traviatus (Goldeneye Lacewing) at Chapman, ACT - 8 Apr 2019 by SWishart
Chalcites lucidus (Shining Bronze-Cuckoo) at Chapman, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by SWishart
Austroagrion watsoni (Eastern Billabongfly) at Chapman, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 by SWishart
Galanga labeculata (Double-spotted cicada) at Chapman, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by SWishart
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Chapman, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by SWishart
Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Chapman, ACT - 31 Dec 2018 by SWishart
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Chapman, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 by SWishart
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Chapman, ACT - 10 Dec 2018 by SWishart
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Chapman, ACT - 5 Dec 2018 by SWishart
Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 14 Aug 2018 by SWishart
Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at Chapman, ACT - 25 May 2018 by SWishart
Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Chapman, ACT - 22 Apr 2018 by SWishart
Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at Chapman, ACT - 30 Mar 2018 by SWishart
Chrysodeixis eriosoma (Green Looper) at Chapman, ACT - 27 Mar 2018 by SWishart
Hypodoxa muscosaria (Textured Emerald) at Chapman, ACT - 8 Dec 2017 by SWishart

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 8 Jan 2020 02:23 PM Recorded on
  • SWishart Recorded by

Additional information

  • Lamandra and pond weed Associated plant
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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