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Podalonia tydei

1 Caterpillar-hunter wasp at Hughes, ACT

Podalonia tydei at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2020
Podalonia tydei at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2020
Podalonia tydei at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2020
Podalonia tydei at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2020
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Identification history

Podalonia tydei 10 Jan 2020 KimPullen
Unidentified 10 Jan 2020 LisaH

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2 comments

LisaH wrote:
   11 Jan 2020
Thank you for the ID. I'm just wondering - this wasp was much larger than the 4247579 sighting - almost twice as long?
KimPullen wrote:
   17 Jan 2020
Possibly a sexual difference, Lisa, but I can't say for sure.

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Nearby sightings

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Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Apr 2020 by LisaH Zygometis xanthogaster (Crab spider or Flower spider) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Mar 2020 by LisaH Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Mar 2020 by KL Turneromyia sp. (genus) (Zebra spider wasp) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Feb 2020 by Ct1000 Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by Ct1000 Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Hughes, ACT - 13 Jan 2020 by LisaH Dolomedes sp. (genus) (Fishing spider) at Hughes, ACT - 13 Jan 2020 by Ct1000 Podalonia tydei (Caterpillar-hunter wasp) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Jan 2020 by LisaH Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Hughes, ACT - 28 Dec 2019 by LisaH Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Dec 2019 by Ct1000 Amegilla sp. (genus) (Blue Banded Bee) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Dec 2019 by Ct1000 Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Nov 2019 by LisaH Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Hughes, ACT - 28 Jan 2019 by TomT
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Apr 2020 by LisaH
Zygometis xanthogaster (Crab spider or Flower spider) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Mar 2020 by LisaH
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Mar 2020 by KL
Turneromyia sp. (genus) (Zebra spider wasp) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Feb 2020 by Ct1000
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by Ct1000
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Hughes, ACT - 13 Jan 2020 by LisaH
Dolomedes sp. (genus) (Fishing spider) at Hughes, ACT - 13 Jan 2020 by Ct1000
Podalonia tydei (Caterpillar-hunter wasp) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Jan 2020 by LisaH
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Hughes, ACT - 28 Dec 2019 by LisaH
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Dec 2019 by Ct1000
Amegilla sp. (genus) (Blue Banded Bee) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Dec 2019 by Ct1000
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Nov 2019 by LisaH
Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Hughes, ACT - 28 Jan 2019 by TomT

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 7 Jan 2020 12:00 AM Recorded on
  • LisaH Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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