Polistes (Polistes) chinensis

Asian paper wasp at Fyshwick, ACT

Polistes (Polistes) chinensis at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2020
Polistes (Polistes) chinensis at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2020
Polistes (Polistes) chinensis at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2020
Polistes (Polistes) chinensis at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2020
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Polistes (Polistes) chinensis 11 Mar 2020 michaelb
Polistes (Polistes) chinensis 10 Mar 2020 RodDeb

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Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 27 Jan 2023 by RodDeb
Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Jan 2023 by RodDeb
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Fyshwick, ACT - 10 Dec 2022 by JimL
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 Apr 2022 by RodDeb
Pergagrapta polita (Sawfly) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2022 by Miranda
Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Feb 2022 by trevsci
Phalaris aquatica (Phalaris, Australian Canary Grass) at Fyshwick, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 1 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
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Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox) at Fyshwick, ACT - 1 May 2021 by KL
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Dasygnathus sp. (genus) (Rhinoceros beetle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Feb 2021 by SandraH
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Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrikethrush) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Jun 2020 by Roger
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 12 Jun 2020 by RodDeb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 12 Jun 2020 by RodDeb
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 May 2020 by Tim L
Elanus axillaris (Black-shouldered Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 May 2020 by Tim L
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 May 2020 by RodDeb
Artamus cyanopterus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 May 2020 by RodDeb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 May 2020 by RodDeb
Diplopoda (class) (Unidentified millipede) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Apr 2020 by Christine
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by RodDeb
Elanus axillaris (Black-shouldered Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Feb 2020 by roymcd
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Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
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Pseudechis porphyriacus (Red-bellied Black Snake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Nov 2019 by RodDeb
Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 31 Oct 2019 by Marthijn
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Oct 2019 by Tim L
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by jbromilow50
Hirudinidae sp. (family) (A Striped Leech) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Sep 2019 by Christine
Ephydridae sp. (family) (Shore Flies) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Sep 2019 by Marthijn
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 Aug 2019 by JohnBundock
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jul 2019 by RodDeb
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Jun 2019 by jbromilow50
Spilopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Jun 2019 by Christine
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 May 2019 by RodDeb
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 May 2019 by TimL
Ptilotula fusca (Fuscous Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 May 2019 by RodDeb
Ptilotula fusca (Fuscous Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 May 2019 by RodDeb
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 by RodDeb
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Apr 2019 by Mike
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Apr 2019 by RodDeb
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Apr 2019 by RodDeb
Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Apr 2019 by RodDeb
Cladethosoma sp. (genus) (A millipede) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Apr 2019 by Roger
Hellula hydralis (Cabbage Centre Moth) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Mar 2019 by Christine
Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Feb 2019 by Christine
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Fyshwick, ACT - 12 Jan 2019 by HelenCross
Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Jan 2019 by RodDeb
Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Jan 2019 by RodDeb
Carduelis carduelis (European Goldfinch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Jan 2019 by RodDeb
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 20 Oct 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Oct 2018 by AlisonMilton
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Sep 2018 by Christine
Artoriopsis sp. (genus) (Unidentified Artoriopsis wolf spider) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Sep 2018 by RodDeb
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Sep 2018 by RodDeb
Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Fyshwick, ACT - 3 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Fyshwick, ACT - 30 Aug 2018 by RodDeb
Artamus cyanopterus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Jun 2018 by jbromilow50
Teleogryllus commodus (Black Field Cricket) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 May 2018 by RodDeb
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 May 2018 by RodDeb
Elanus axillaris (Black-shouldered Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 May 2018 by RodDeb
Synoicus ypsilophorus (Brown Quail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 May 2018 by KumikoCallaway

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  • 9 Mar 2020 02:32 PM Recorded on
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  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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