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Papilio anactus

Dainty Swallowtail at Lyneham, ACT

Papilio anactus at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Papilio anactus 9 Dec 2020 SuziBond
Papilio anactus 9 Dec 2020 trevorpreston
Unidentified 9 Dec 2020 trevorpreston

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Papaver somniferum subsp. setigerum (Opium Poppy) at Lyneham, ACT - 11 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Amanita phalloides (Death Cap) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 May 2022 by trevorpreston Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Lyneham, ACT - 16 May 2022 by trevorpreston Mycena sp. (Mycena) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston Tortricopsis uncinella (A concealer moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by tpreston Spilonota constrictana (A Tortricid moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by tpreston Lepidium africanum (Common Peppercress) at Lyneham, ACT - 2 Dec 2021 by tpreston Solenogyne dominii (Smooth Solenogyne) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Calotis anthemoides (Chamomile burr-daisy) at Lyneham, ACT - 29 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord Papaver hybridum (Rough poppy) at Lyneham, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by tpreston Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jun 2021 by tpreston Laxta granicollis (Common bark or trilobite cockroach) at Lyneham, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by tpreston Armadillidium vulgare (Slater bug, woodlouse, pill bug, roley poley) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by tpreston Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by tpreston Capsella bursa-pastoris (Shepherd's Purse) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by Tapirlord Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by tpreston Ipomoea purpurea (Common Morning Glory) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Chalcopteroides columbinus (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Lyneham, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by trevorpreston Laxta granicollis (Common bark or trilobite cockroach) at Lyneham, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by tpreston Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Lyneham, ACT - 17 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Physarales (order) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by tpreston Phyla canescens (Lippia) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by tpreston Amaranthus retroflexus (Redroot Amaranth) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by tpreston Phalacrocorax sulcirostris (Little Black Cormorant) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jan 2021 by tpreston Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Lyneham, ACT - 8 Dec 2020 by tpreston Pompilidae (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by tpreston Entomophthora sp. (genus) (Puppeteer Fungus) at Lyneham, ACT - 27 Oct 2020 by tpreston Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Oct 2020 by JackyF Fumaria capreolata (White Fumitory) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by tpreston Euphorbia characias (Mediterranean spurge) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Oct 2020 by tpreston Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Lyneham, ACT - 30 Sep 2020 by Alison Milton Hordeum leporinum (Barley Grass) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 Aug 2020 by tpreston Raphanus raphanistrum (Wild Radish, Jointed Charlock) at Lyneham, ACT - 5 Aug 2020 by tpreston Funaria hygrometrica (Moss) at Lyneham, ACT - 20 Jul 2020 by tpreston Badumna insignis (Black House Spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 20 Jul 2020 by tpreston Veronica persica (Creeping Speedwell) at Lyneham, ACT - 20 Jul 2020 by tpreston Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Feb 2020 by tpreston Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Lyneham, ACT - 8 Feb 2020 by SamC_ Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Nov 2019 by Sam_ Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Oct 2019 by Gino4Gina Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Oriental Weatherloach) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Lyneham, ACT - 8 Oct 2018 by RodDeb Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Leistomorpha brontoscopa (A concealer moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Columba livia (Rock Dove (Feral Pigeon)) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 2 Oct 2018 by AlisonMilton Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by AlisonMilton Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by AlisonMilton Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Phalacrocorax sulcirostris (Little Black Cormorant) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 30 Sep 2017 by Sam_
Papaver somniferum subsp. setigerum (Opium Poppy) at Lyneham, ACT - 11 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Amanita phalloides (Death Cap) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Lyneham, ACT - 16 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Mycena sp. (Mycena) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Tortricopsis uncinella (A concealer moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Spilonota constrictana (A Tortricid moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Lepidium africanum (Common Peppercress) at Lyneham, ACT - 2 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Solenogyne dominii (Smooth Solenogyne) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Calotis anthemoides (Chamomile burr-daisy) at Lyneham, ACT - 29 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord
Papaver hybridum (Rough poppy) at Lyneham, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by tpreston
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Laxta granicollis (Common bark or trilobite cockroach) at Lyneham, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Armadillidium vulgare (Slater bug, woodlouse, pill bug, roley poley) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Capsella bursa-pastoris (Shepherd's Purse) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Ipomoea purpurea (Common Morning Glory) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Chalcopteroides columbinus (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Lyneham, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by trevorpreston
Laxta granicollis (Common bark or trilobite cockroach) at Lyneham, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Lyneham, ACT - 17 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Physarales (order) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Phyla canescens (Lippia) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Amaranthus retroflexus (Redroot Amaranth) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Phalacrocorax sulcirostris (Little Black Cormorant) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Lyneham, ACT - 8 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Pompilidae (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Entomophthora sp. (genus) (Puppeteer Fungus) at Lyneham, ACT - 27 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Oct 2020 by JackyF
Fumaria capreolata (White Fumitory) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Euphorbia characias (Mediterranean spurge) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Lyneham, ACT - 30 Sep 2020 by Alison Milton
Hordeum leporinum (Barley Grass) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Raphanus raphanistrum (Wild Radish, Jointed Charlock) at Lyneham, ACT - 5 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Funaria hygrometrica (Moss) at Lyneham, ACT - 20 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Badumna insignis (Black House Spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 20 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Veronica persica (Creeping Speedwell) at Lyneham, ACT - 20 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Feb 2020 by tpreston
Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Lyneham, ACT - 8 Feb 2020 by SamC_
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Nov 2019 by Sam_
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Oct 2019 by Gino4Gina
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Oriental Weatherloach) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Lyneham, ACT - 8 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Leistomorpha brontoscopa (A concealer moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Columba livia (Rock Dove (Feral Pigeon)) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 2 Oct 2018 by AlisonMilton
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by AlisonMilton
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by AlisonMilton
Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Phalacrocorax sulcirostris (Little Black Cormorant) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 30 Sep 2017 by Sam_

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  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 9 Dec 2020 09:12 AM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

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