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Eryngium ovinum

Blue Devil at Hughes, ACT

Eryngium ovinum at Hughes, ACT - 26 Dec 2020
Eryngium ovinum at Hughes, ACT - 26 Dec 2020
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Eryngium ovinum 28 Dec 2020 Tapirlord
Eryngium ovinum 28 Dec 2020 JackyF

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Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Feb 2023 by LisaH Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Feb 2023 by LisaH Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 28 Dec 2022 by LisaH Deroceras species at Hughes, ACT - 17 Oct 2022 by LisaH Geastrum tenuipes (An earthstar) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Oct 2022 by LisaH Aphididae (family) (Unidentified aphid) at Hughes, ACT - 19 May 2022 by LisaH Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Feb 2022 by kieranh Eucalyptus viminalis (Ribbon Gum) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Homalictus (Homalictus) punctatus (A halictid bee) at Hughes, ACT - 5 Dec 2021 by LisaH Wahlenbergia capillaris (Tufted Bluebell) at Hughes, ACT - 30 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Oct 2021 by KL Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord Acacia mearnsii (Black Wattle) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord Paropsisterna beata (Blessed Leaf Beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 25 Sep 2021 by LisaH Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Hughes, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by JackyF Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Hughes, ACT - 15 Apr 2021 by JackyF Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by JackyF Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Mar 2021 by JackyF Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Mar 2021 by JackyF Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Mar 2021 by JackyF Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Mar 2021 by JackyF Delias harpalyce (Imperial Jezebel) at Hughes, ACT - 3 Mar 2021 by JackyF Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Hughes, ACT - 3 Mar 2021 by JackyF Archimantis sp. (genus) (Large Brown Mantis) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by JackyF Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 23 Feb 2021 by JackyF Foeniculum vulgare (Fennel) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by JackyF Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by JackyF Nezara viridula (Green vegetable bug) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Feb 2021 by JackyF Exaireta spinigera (Garden Soldier Fly) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Feb 2021 by JackyF Austrosciapus connexus (Green long-legged fly) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by JackyF Agrius convolvuli (Convolvulus Hawk Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by JackyF Anoplognathus porosus (Porosus Christmas beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF Appias paulina (Yellow albatross) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF Graphium eurypylus (Pale Triangle) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF Appias paulina (Yellow albatross) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by LisaH Pentatomidae (family) (Shield or Stink bug) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF Pholcus phalangioides (Daddy-long-legs spider) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF Cruria donowani (Crow or Donovan's Day Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 5 Feb 2021 by JackyF Utetheisa pulchelloides (Heliotrope Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by JackyF Fabriogenia sp. (genus) (Spider wasp) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Feb 2021 by JackyF Hortophora transmarina (Garden Orb Weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Feb 2021 by JackyF Chezala privatella (A Concealer moth) at Hughes, ACT - 31 Jan 2021 by JackyF Trichonephila edulis (Golden orb weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Jan 2021 by JackyF Badumna insignis (Black House Spider) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Jan 2021 by JackyF Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Jan 2021 by JackyF Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Jan 2021 by JackyF Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 13 Jan 2021 by JackyF Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Jan 2021 by JackyF Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2021 by JackyF Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Jan 2021 by JackyF Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Jan 2021 by JackyF Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Yellow Slender Robber Fly) at Hughes, ACT - 30 Dec 2020 by LisaH Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Dec 2020 by JackyF Hortophora transmarina (Garden Orb Weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Dec 2020 by JackyF Hortophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by JackyF Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by JackyF Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by JackyF Cyclocephala signaticollis (Argentinian scarab) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by JackyF Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at Hughes, ACT - 23 Dec 2020 by JackyF Antitrogus morbillosus (Tableland pasture scarab) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Dec 2020 by JackyF Psaltoda moerens (Redeye cicada) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Dec 2020 by JackyF Miltinus sp. (genus) (Miltinus mydas fly) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Dec 2020 by JackyF Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Dec 2020 by JackyF Zaprochilus australis (Twig-mimic katydid) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Dec 2020 by JackyF Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Dec 2020 by JackyF Chalcopteroides columbinus (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 3 Dec 2020 by JackyF Glenoleon sp. (genus) (Antlion lacewing) at Hughes, ACT - 30 Nov 2020 by JackyF Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Nov 2020 by JackyF Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Nov 2020 by JackyF Araneidae (family) (Orb weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Nov 2020 by JackyF Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Nov 2020 by AndrewZelnik Psaltoda moerens (Redeye cicada) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by JackyF Rumex brownii (Slender Dock) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by JackyF Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by JackyF Porrostoma sp. (genus) (Lycid, Net-winged beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Nov 2020 by JackyF Acacia mearnsii (Black Wattle) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by JackyF Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by JackyF Formicidae (family) (Unidentified ant) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by JackyF Phellinus sp. (non-resupinate) (A polypore) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by JackyF Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by BigDad Helpis minitabunda (Threatening jumping spider) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Nov 2020 by JackyF Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Hughes, ACT - 3 Nov 2020 by JackyF Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Hughes, ACT - 31 Oct 2020 by JackyF Austrostipa scabra (Corkscrew Grass) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by JackyF Hydrocotyle laxiflora (Stinking Pennywort) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Oct 2020 by JackyF Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by JackyF Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Oct 2020 by JackyF Erodium crinitum (Native Crowfoot) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Oct 2020 by JackyF Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Hughes, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by JackyF Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Sep 2020 by LisaH Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Sep 2020 by JackyF Crassula sieberiana (Austral Stonecrop) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Sep 2020 by JackyF Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Sep 2020 by JackyF Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Aug 2020 by JackyF Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Aug 2020 by JackyF
Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Feb 2023 by LisaH
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Feb 2023 by LisaH
Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 28 Dec 2022 by LisaH
Deroceras species at Hughes, ACT - 17 Oct 2022 by LisaH
Geastrum tenuipes (An earthstar) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Oct 2022 by LisaH
Aphididae (family) (Unidentified aphid) at Hughes, ACT - 19 May 2022 by LisaH
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Feb 2022 by kieranh
Eucalyptus viminalis (Ribbon Gum) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Homalictus (Homalictus) punctatus (A halictid bee) at Hughes, ACT - 5 Dec 2021 by LisaH
Wahlenbergia capillaris (Tufted Bluebell) at Hughes, ACT - 30 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Oct 2021 by KL
Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord
Acacia mearnsii (Black Wattle) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord
Paropsisterna beata (Blessed Leaf Beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 25 Sep 2021 by LisaH
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Hughes, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by JackyF
Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Hughes, ACT - 15 Apr 2021 by JackyF
Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by JackyF
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Mar 2021 by JackyF
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Mar 2021 by JackyF
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Mar 2021 by JackyF
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Mar 2021 by JackyF
Delias harpalyce (Imperial Jezebel) at Hughes, ACT - 3 Mar 2021 by JackyF
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Hughes, ACT - 3 Mar 2021 by JackyF
Archimantis sp. (genus) (Large Brown Mantis) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 23 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Foeniculum vulgare (Fennel) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Nezara viridula (Green vegetable bug) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Exaireta spinigera (Garden Soldier Fly) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Austrosciapus connexus (Green long-legged fly) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Agrius convolvuli (Convolvulus Hawk Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Anoplognathus porosus (Porosus Christmas beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Appias paulina (Yellow albatross) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Graphium eurypylus (Pale Triangle) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Appias paulina (Yellow albatross) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Pentatomidae (family) (Shield or Stink bug) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Pholcus phalangioides (Daddy-long-legs spider) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Cruria donowani (Crow or Donovan's Day Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 5 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Utetheisa pulchelloides (Heliotrope Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Fabriogenia sp. (genus) (Spider wasp) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Hortophora transmarina (Garden Orb Weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Chezala privatella (A Concealer moth) at Hughes, ACT - 31 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Trichonephila edulis (Golden orb weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Badumna insignis (Black House Spider) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 13 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Jan 2021 by JackyF
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Yellow Slender Robber Fly) at Hughes, ACT - 30 Dec 2020 by LisaH
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Hortophora transmarina (Garden Orb Weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Hortophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Hughes, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Cyclocephala signaticollis (Argentinian scarab) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at Hughes, ACT - 23 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Antitrogus morbillosus (Tableland pasture scarab) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye cicada) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Miltinus sp. (genus) (Miltinus mydas fly) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Zaprochilus australis (Twig-mimic katydid) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Chalcopteroides columbinus (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 3 Dec 2020 by JackyF
Glenoleon sp. (genus) (Antlion lacewing) at Hughes, ACT - 30 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Araneidae (family) (Orb weaver) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Nov 2020 by AndrewZelnik
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye cicada) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Rumex brownii (Slender Dock) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Porrostoma sp. (genus) (Lycid, Net-winged beetle) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Acacia mearnsii (Black Wattle) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Formicidae (family) (Unidentified ant) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Phellinus sp. (non-resupinate) (A polypore) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by BigDad
Helpis minitabunda (Threatening jumping spider) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Hughes, ACT - 3 Nov 2020 by JackyF
Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Hughes, ACT - 31 Oct 2020 by JackyF
Austrostipa scabra (Corkscrew Grass) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by JackyF
Hydrocotyle laxiflora (Stinking Pennywort) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Oct 2020 by JackyF
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by JackyF
Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Hughes, ACT - 12 Oct 2020 by JackyF
Erodium crinitum (Native Crowfoot) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Oct 2020 by JackyF
Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Hughes, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by JackyF
Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Sep 2020 by LisaH
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Sep 2020 by JackyF
Crassula sieberiana (Austral Stonecrop) at Hughes, ACT - 17 Sep 2020 by JackyF
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Sep 2020 by JackyF
Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Aug 2020 by JackyF
Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Aug 2020 by JackyF

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Species information

  • Eryngium ovinum Scientific name
  • Blue Devil Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 26 Dec 2020 07:11 PM Recorded on
  • JackyF Recorded by

Additional information

  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • True In flower

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