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Amata (genus)

Handmaiden at Black Mountain

Amata (genus) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Amata (genus) 13 Dec 2020 ibaird
Amata (genus) 13 Dec 2020 donhe
Unidentified 13 Dec 2020 tpreston

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Eumeninae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified Potter wasp) at Black Mountain - 22 Dec 2020 by Harrisi Rutilia (Chrysorutilia) sp. (genus & subgenus) (A Bristle Fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Odontomyia sp. (genus) (Soldier fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Orthorhinus cylindrirostris (Elephant weevil) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Phyllotocus rufipennis (Nectar scarab) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Rutilia sp. (genus) (A Rutilia bristle fly, subgenus unknown) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Macrotona securiformis (Inland Macrotona) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Neoscleropogon sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Tanychilus sp. (genus) (Comb-clawed beetle) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Sphex sp. (genus) (Unidentified Sphex digger wasp) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Scaptia (Scaptia) auriflua (A flower-feeding march fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston Drosera hookeri at Black Mountain - 17 Oct 2020 by Liam.m Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2020 by MatthewFrawley Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 28 Jul 2020 by RWPurdie Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Black Mountain - 28 Jul 2020 by RWPurdie Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 26 May 2020 by RWPurdie Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 11 May 2020 by RWPurdie Bovista (A puffball) at Black Mountain - 4 Apr 2020 by RWPurdie Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Black Mountain - 11 Mar 2020 by RWPurdie Castiarina erythroptera (Lycid Mimic Jewel Beetle) at Black Mountain - 16 Dec 2019 by Harrisi Castiarina rufipennis (A Jewel Beetle) at Black Mountain - 16 Dec 2019 by Harrisi Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Black Mountain - 19 Oct 2018 by RWPurdie Triptilodiscus pygmaeus (Annual Daisy) at Black Mountain - 19 Oct 2018 by RWPurdie Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Black Mountain - 11 Oct 2018 by RWPurdie Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Black Mountain - 4 Sep 2016 by JasonC Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Black Mountain - 11 Mar 2016 by galah681 Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Black Mountain - 22 Nov 2015 by galah681 Pimelea curviflora (Curved Rice-flower) at Black Mountain - 22 Nov 2015 by galah681 Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681 Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681 Leptorhynchos squamatus (Scaly Buttons) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681 Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681 Thysanotus patersonii (Twining fringe lily) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681 Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681 Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681 Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681 Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681 Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Black Mountain - 15 Feb 2015 by RWPurdie
Eumeninae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified Potter wasp) at Black Mountain - 22 Dec 2020 by Harrisi
Rutilia (Chrysorutilia) sp. (genus & subgenus) (A Bristle Fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Odontomyia sp. (genus) (Soldier fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Orthorhinus cylindrirostris (Elephant weevil) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Phyllotocus rufipennis (Nectar scarab) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Rutilia sp. (genus) (A Rutilia bristle fly, subgenus unknown) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Macrotona securiformis (Inland Macrotona) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Neoscleropogon sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Tanychilus sp. (genus) (Comb-clawed beetle) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Sphex sp. (genus) (Unidentified Sphex digger wasp) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Scaptia (Scaptia) auriflua (A flower-feeding march fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Drosera hookeri at Black Mountain - 17 Oct 2020 by Liam.m
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 28 Jul 2020 by RWPurdie
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Black Mountain - 28 Jul 2020 by RWPurdie
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 26 May 2020 by RWPurdie
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 11 May 2020 by RWPurdie
Bovista (A puffball) at Black Mountain - 4 Apr 2020 by RWPurdie
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Black Mountain - 11 Mar 2020 by RWPurdie
Castiarina erythroptera (Lycid Mimic Jewel Beetle) at Black Mountain - 16 Dec 2019 by Harrisi
Castiarina rufipennis (A Jewel Beetle) at Black Mountain - 16 Dec 2019 by Harrisi
Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Black Mountain - 19 Oct 2018 by RWPurdie
Triptilodiscus pygmaeus (Annual Daisy) at Black Mountain - 19 Oct 2018 by RWPurdie
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Black Mountain - 11 Oct 2018 by RWPurdie
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Black Mountain - 4 Sep 2016 by JasonC
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Black Mountain - 11 Mar 2016 by galah681
Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Black Mountain - 22 Nov 2015 by galah681
Pimelea curviflora (Curved Rice-flower) at Black Mountain - 22 Nov 2015 by galah681
Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Leptorhynchos squamatus (Scaly Buttons) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Thysanotus patersonii (Twining fringe lily) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Black Mountain - 15 Feb 2015 by RWPurdie

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 13 Dec 2020 11:21 AM Recorded on
  • tpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Tea tree Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Breeding behaviour Breeding behaviour

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