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Bursaria spinosa

Native Blackthorn at Mount Taylor

Bursaria spinosa at Mount Taylor - 6 Apr 2020
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Bursaria spinosa 14 Apr 2020 BettyDonWood
Bursaria spinosa 14 Apr 2020 MatthewFrawley

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Lots still in flower in Mt Taylor Nature Reserve in April

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Hypoxis hygrometrica var. hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Mount Taylor - 6 Mar 2021 by BarrieR Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Mount Taylor - 6 Mar 2021 by BarrieR Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Mount Taylor - 25 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley Epicoma contristis (Yellow-spotted Epicoma Moth) at Mount Taylor - 25 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla (Australian Blackthorn) at Mount Taylor - 21 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Mount Taylor - 21 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Mount Taylor - 21 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley Epicoma contristis (Yellow-spotted Epicoma Moth) at Mount Taylor - 5 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Mount Taylor - 10 Oct 2020 by Cathy_Katie Thysanotus patersonii (Twining fringe lily) at Mount Taylor - 30 Sep 2020 by Shazw Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Mount Taylor - 25 Sep 2020 by Shazw Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Mount Taylor - 5 Sep 2020 by PeterR Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Mount Taylor - 29 Aug 2020 by MatthewFrawley Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Mount Taylor - 2 Aug 2020 by MatthewFrawley Pimelea curviflora (Curved Rice-flower) at Mount Taylor - 2 Aug 2020 by MatthewFrawley Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Mount Taylor - 1 Aug 2020 by Shazw Macrotona australis (Common Macrotona Grasshopper) at Mount Taylor - 6 Apr 2020 by MatthewFrawley Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Taylor - 8 Sep 2019 by MatthewFrawley Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Mount Taylor - 3 Aug 2019 by PeterR Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Mount Taylor - 1 Jan 2019 by MatthewFrawley Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Mount Taylor - 1 Jan 2019 by MatthewFrawley Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at Mount Taylor - 29 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley Pollanisus sp. (genus) (A Forester Moth) at Mount Taylor - 29 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Mount Taylor - 29 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley Castiarina decemmaculata (Ten-spot Jewel Beetle) at Mount Taylor - 29 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley Kunzea ericoides (Burgan) at Mount Taylor - 23 Oct 2018 by George Leucopogon sp. (A Beard-heath) at Mount Taylor - 23 Oct 2018 by George Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Mount Taylor - 23 Oct 2018 by George Asiola fasciata (A robber fly) at Mount Taylor - 7 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Mount Taylor - 8 Sep 2018 by MatthewFrawley Acacia gunnii (Ploughshare Wattle) at Mount Taylor - 26 Aug 2018 by MatthewFrawley Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Mount Taylor - 31 Mar 2018 by MatthewFrawley Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Mount Taylor - 21 Mar 2018 by MatthewFrawley Parmeliaceae (A lichen family) at Mount Taylor - 17 Mar 2018 by MatthewFrawley Netrocoryne repanda (Bronze Flat) at Mount Taylor - 9 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Mount Taylor - 3 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Mount Taylor - 3 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Nacaduba biocellata (Two-spotted Line-blue) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Eutrichopidia latinus (Yellow-banded Day-moth) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Choerocoris paganus (Ground shield bug) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Hoshihananomia leucosticta (Pintail or Tumbling flower beetle) at Mount Taylor - 24 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Mount Taylor - 24 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Macrotona australis (Common Macrotona Grasshopper) at Mount Taylor - 24 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Cymbopogon refractus (Barbed-Wire Grass) at Mount Taylor - 24 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Mount Taylor - 23 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Neorrhina punctata (Spotted Flower Chafer) at Mount Taylor - 23 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Ichneumenoptera chrysophanes (Clearwing Persimmon Borer) at Mount Taylor - 23 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley Pollanisus sp. (genus) (A Forester Moth) at Mount Taylor - 24 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley Dolopus rubrithorax (Large Brown Robber Fly) at Mount Taylor - 24 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at Mount Taylor - 22 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Mount Taylor - 22 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Mount Taylor - 12 Nov 2017 by George Pollanisus viridipulverulentus (Satin-green Forester) at Mount Taylor - 12 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley Trapezites phigalia (Heath Ochre) at Mount Taylor - 11 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley Dodonaea viscosa (Hop Bush) at Mount Taylor - 22 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Mount Taylor - 22 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Eutrichopidia latinus (Yellow-banded Day-moth) at Mount Taylor - 22 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Trapezites phigalia (Heath Ochre) at Mount Taylor - 15 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Thallarcha partita (Dark-banded Footman) at Mount Taylor - 15 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Pollanisus viridipulverulentus (Satin-green Forester) at Mount Taylor - 15 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at Mount Taylor - 15 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Phytotrypa propriella (A concealer moth) at Mount Taylor - 2 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Mount Taylor - 2 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Mount Taylor - 12 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley Leucopogon virgatus (Common Beard-heath) at Mount Taylor - 9 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Mount Taylor - 9 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Mount Taylor - 9 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Mount Taylor - 9 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Mount Taylor - 8 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Taylor - 8 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Mount Taylor - 9 Aug 2017 by George Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Mount Taylor - 6 Aug 2017 by MatthewFrawley zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Mount Taylor - 28 Mar 2017 by MatthewFrawley Microseris walteri (Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Mount Taylor - 14 Oct 2015 by jksmits Microseris walteri (Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Mount Taylor - 21 Oct 2014 by EmmaCook Arthropodium milleflorum (Vanilla Lily) at Mount Taylor - 23 Nov 2010 by MatthewFrawley Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Mount Taylor - 9 Oct 2010 by MatthewFrawley Thysanotus patersonii (Twining fringe lily) at Mount Taylor - 13 Sep 2010 by MatthewFrawley Linum marginale (Native Flax) at Mount Taylor - 21 Oct 2009 by MatthewFrawley Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Mount Taylor - 16 Oct 2009 by MatthewFrawley Viola betonicifolia (Purple Violet) at Mount Taylor - 25 Sep 2009 by MatthewFrawley Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Mount Taylor - 30 Aug 2008 by MatthewFrawley
Hypoxis hygrometrica var. hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Mount Taylor - 6 Mar 2021 by BarrieR
Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Mount Taylor - 6 Mar 2021 by BarrieR
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Mount Taylor - 25 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Epicoma contristis (Yellow-spotted Epicoma Moth) at Mount Taylor - 25 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla (Australian Blackthorn) at Mount Taylor - 21 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Mount Taylor - 21 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Mount Taylor - 21 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Epicoma contristis (Yellow-spotted Epicoma Moth) at Mount Taylor - 5 Dec 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Mount Taylor - 10 Oct 2020 by Cathy_Katie
Thysanotus patersonii (Twining fringe lily) at Mount Taylor - 30 Sep 2020 by Shazw
Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Mount Taylor - 25 Sep 2020 by Shazw
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Mount Taylor - 5 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Mount Taylor - 29 Aug 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Mount Taylor - 2 Aug 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Pimelea curviflora (Curved Rice-flower) at Mount Taylor - 2 Aug 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Mount Taylor - 1 Aug 2020 by Shazw
Macrotona australis (Common Macrotona Grasshopper) at Mount Taylor - 6 Apr 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Taylor - 8 Sep 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Mount Taylor - 3 Aug 2019 by PeterR
Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Mount Taylor - 1 Jan 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Mount Taylor - 1 Jan 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at Mount Taylor - 29 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Pollanisus sp. (genus) (A Forester Moth) at Mount Taylor - 29 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Mount Taylor - 29 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Castiarina decemmaculata (Ten-spot Jewel Beetle) at Mount Taylor - 29 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Kunzea ericoides (Burgan) at Mount Taylor - 23 Oct 2018 by George
Leucopogon sp. (A Beard-heath) at Mount Taylor - 23 Oct 2018 by George
Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Mount Taylor - 23 Oct 2018 by George
Asiola fasciata (A robber fly) at Mount Taylor - 7 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Mount Taylor - 8 Sep 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Acacia gunnii (Ploughshare Wattle) at Mount Taylor - 26 Aug 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Mount Taylor - 31 Mar 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Mount Taylor - 21 Mar 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Parmeliaceae (A lichen family) at Mount Taylor - 17 Mar 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Netrocoryne repanda (Bronze Flat) at Mount Taylor - 9 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Mount Taylor - 3 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Mount Taylor - 3 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Nacaduba biocellata (Two-spotted Line-blue) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Eutrichopidia latinus (Yellow-banded Day-moth) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Choerocoris paganus (Ground shield bug) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Mount Taylor - 26 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Hoshihananomia leucosticta (Pintail or Tumbling flower beetle) at Mount Taylor - 24 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Mount Taylor - 24 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Macrotona australis (Common Macrotona Grasshopper) at Mount Taylor - 24 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Cymbopogon refractus (Barbed-Wire Grass) at Mount Taylor - 24 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Mount Taylor - 23 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Neorrhina punctata (Spotted Flower Chafer) at Mount Taylor - 23 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Ichneumenoptera chrysophanes (Clearwing Persimmon Borer) at Mount Taylor - 23 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Pollanisus sp. (genus) (A Forester Moth) at Mount Taylor - 24 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Dolopus rubrithorax (Large Brown Robber Fly) at Mount Taylor - 24 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at Mount Taylor - 22 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Mount Taylor - 22 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Mount Taylor - 12 Nov 2017 by George
Pollanisus viridipulverulentus (Satin-green Forester) at Mount Taylor - 12 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Trapezites phigalia (Heath Ochre) at Mount Taylor - 11 Nov 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Dodonaea viscosa (Hop Bush) at Mount Taylor - 22 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Mount Taylor - 22 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Eutrichopidia latinus (Yellow-banded Day-moth) at Mount Taylor - 22 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Trapezites phigalia (Heath Ochre) at Mount Taylor - 15 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Thallarcha partita (Dark-banded Footman) at Mount Taylor - 15 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Pollanisus viridipulverulentus (Satin-green Forester) at Mount Taylor - 15 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Trapezites luteus (Yellow Ochre, Rare White-spot Skipper) at Mount Taylor - 15 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Phytotrypa propriella (A concealer moth) at Mount Taylor - 2 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Mount Taylor - 2 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Mount Taylor - 12 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Leucopogon virgatus (Common Beard-heath) at Mount Taylor - 9 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Mount Taylor - 9 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Mount Taylor - 9 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Mount Taylor - 9 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Mount Taylor - 8 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Taylor - 8 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Mount Taylor - 9 Aug 2017 by George
Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Mount Taylor - 6 Aug 2017 by MatthewFrawley
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Mount Taylor - 28 Mar 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Microseris walteri (Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Mount Taylor - 14 Oct 2015 by jksmits
Microseris walteri (Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Mount Taylor - 21 Oct 2014 by EmmaCook
Arthropodium milleflorum (Vanilla Lily) at Mount Taylor - 23 Nov 2010 by MatthewFrawley
Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Mount Taylor - 9 Oct 2010 by MatthewFrawley
Thysanotus patersonii (Twining fringe lily) at Mount Taylor - 13 Sep 2010 by MatthewFrawley
Linum marginale (Native Flax) at Mount Taylor - 21 Oct 2009 by MatthewFrawley
Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Mount Taylor - 16 Oct 2009 by MatthewFrawley
Viola betonicifolia (Purple Violet) at Mount Taylor - 25 Sep 2009 by MatthewFrawley
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Mount Taylor - 30 Aug 2008 by MatthewFrawley

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 6 Apr 2020 12:35 PM Recorded on
  • MatthewFrawley Recorded by

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  • True In flower
  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height

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