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Darkling beetle at Jerrabomberra, NSW

Tenebrionidae (family) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 May 2020
Tenebrionidae (family) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 May 2020
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Identification history

Tenebrionidae (family) 17 Jul 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Tenebrionidae (family) 19 May 2020 michaelb
Unidentified 18 May 2020 DerekC

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Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Aug 2022 by Steve_Bok Acacia mearnsii (Black Wattle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Aug 2022 by Steve_Bok Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok Grevillea ramosissima subsp. ramosissima (Fan Grevillea) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok Luzula sp. (Woodrush) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok Cheilanthes sieberi subsp. sieberi (Narrow Rock Fern) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok Pinara cana (Neat Pinara) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok Hecatesia fenestrata (Common Whistling Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok Laetiporus portentosus (White Punk) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok Aporocera (Aporocera) haematodes (A case bearing leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Carphurini sp. (tribe) (Soft-winged flower beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Olbonoma triptycha (Chezela Group) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Austrocardiophorus assimilis (Click beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Glenoleon sp. (genus) (Antlion lacewing) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Parergophela melirrhoa (A concealer moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Platybrachys decemmacula (Green-faced gum hopper) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Gminatus australis (Orange assassin bug) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Melobasis thoracica (A jewel beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 11 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 11 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Merimnetes oblongus (Radiata pine shoot weevil) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 11 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Barea phaeomochla (Barea phaeomochla) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 23 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Paropsis aspera (Eucalyptus Tortoise Beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 14 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 12 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Camponotus claripes (Pale-legged sugar ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 10 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Myrmecia sp., pilosula-group (Jack jumper) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 10 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Lichenomphalia chromacea (Yellow Navel) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Sep 2020 by Harrisi Venatrix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Venatrix wolf spider) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Sep 2020 by Harrisi Camponotus claripes (Pale-legged sugar ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jun 2020 by Harrisi Camponotus intrepidus (Flumed Sugar Ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 May 2020 by DerekC Pimelea linifolia (Slender Rice Flower) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Nov 2014 by AaronClausen
Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Aug 2022 by Steve_Bok
Acacia mearnsii (Black Wattle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Aug 2022 by Steve_Bok
Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok
Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok
Grevillea ramosissima subsp. ramosissima (Fan Grevillea) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok
Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok
Luzula sp. (Woodrush) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok
Cheilanthes sieberi subsp. sieberi (Narrow Rock Fern) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 31 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok
Pinara cana (Neat Pinara) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok
Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok
Hecatesia fenestrata (Common Whistling Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok
Laetiporus portentosus (White Punk) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok
Aporocera (Aporocera) haematodes (A case bearing leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Carphurini sp. (tribe) (Soft-winged flower beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Olbonoma triptycha (Chezela Group) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Austrocardiophorus assimilis (Click beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Glenoleon sp. (genus) (Antlion lacewing) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Parergophela melirrhoa (A concealer moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Platybrachys decemmacula (Green-faced gum hopper) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Gminatus australis (Orange assassin bug) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 26 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Melobasis thoracica (A jewel beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 11 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 11 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Merimnetes oblongus (Radiata pine shoot weevil) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 11 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Barea phaeomochla (Barea phaeomochla) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 23 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Paropsis aspera (Eucalyptus Tortoise Beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 14 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 12 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Camponotus claripes (Pale-legged sugar ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 10 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Myrmecia sp., pilosula-group (Jack jumper) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 10 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Lichenomphalia chromacea (Yellow Navel) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Sep 2020 by Harrisi
Venatrix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Venatrix wolf spider) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 6 Sep 2020 by Harrisi
Camponotus claripes (Pale-legged sugar ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jun 2020 by Harrisi
Camponotus intrepidus (Flumed Sugar Ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 May 2020 by DerekC
Pimelea linifolia (Slender Rice Flower) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Nov 2014 by AaronClausen

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 15 May 2020 01:06 PM Recorded on
  • DerekC Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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