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Orthetrum caledonicum

Blue Skimmer at Mount Ainslie

Orthetrum caledonicum at Mount Ainslie - 9 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Orthetrum caledonicum 12 Jan 2021 HarveyPerkins
Unidentified 12 Jan 2021 MatthewFrawley

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Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Mount Ainslie - 25 Mar 2021 by trevsci Parasynthemis regina (Royal Tigertail) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Feb 2021 by DPRees125 Dispar compacta (Barred skipper) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Feb 2021 by DPRees125 Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Mount Ainslie - 8 Jan 2021 by MatthewFrawley Chara sp. (genus) (A charophyte green algae) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Nov 2020 by JaneR Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Nov 2020 by JaneR Pultenaea subspicata (Low Bush-pea) at Mount Ainslie - 6 Nov 2020 by WalterEgo Dicaeum hirundinaceum (Mistletoebird) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Oct 2020 by Alison Milton Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Mount Ainslie - 10 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Mount Ainslie - 10 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Mount Ainslie - 28 Sep 2020 by jbromilow50 Anas gracilis (Grey Teal) at Mount Ainslie - 16 Sep 2020 by jbromilow50 Carex tereticaulis (Poongort) at Mount Ainslie - 27 Aug 2020 by JaneR Dolomedes sp. (genus) (Fishing spider) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Elatine gratioloides (Waterwort) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Mar 2020 by JaneR Apricia jovialis (Jovial jumping spider) at Mount Ainslie - 26 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Mount Ainslie - 26 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Mount Ainslie - 26 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Chenuala heliaspis (Rose Anthelid) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Dec 2019 by SilkeSma Lychas marmoreus (Marbled Scorpion) at Mount Ainslie - 23 Oct 2019 by MattM Ocrisiona leucocomis (Jumping spider) at Mount Ainslie - 23 Oct 2019 by MattM Psaltoda moerens (Redeye Cicada) at Mount Ainslie - 23 Oct 2019 by MichaelMulvaney Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Mount Ainslie - 21 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton Synemon plana (Golden Sun Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 19 Nov 2017 by Christine
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Mount Ainslie - 25 Mar 2021 by trevsci
Parasynthemis regina (Royal Tigertail) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Feb 2021 by DPRees125
Dispar compacta (Barred skipper) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Feb 2021 by DPRees125
Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Mount Ainslie - 8 Jan 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Chara sp. (genus) (A charophyte green algae) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Nov 2020 by JaneR
Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Nov 2020 by JaneR
Pultenaea subspicata (Low Bush-pea) at Mount Ainslie - 6 Nov 2020 by WalterEgo
Dicaeum hirundinaceum (Mistletoebird) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Oct 2020 by Alison Milton
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Mount Ainslie - 10 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Mount Ainslie - 10 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Mount Ainslie - 28 Sep 2020 by jbromilow50
Anas gracilis (Grey Teal) at Mount Ainslie - 16 Sep 2020 by jbromilow50
Carex tereticaulis (Poongort) at Mount Ainslie - 27 Aug 2020 by JaneR
Dolomedes sp. (genus) (Fishing spider) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Elatine gratioloides (Waterwort) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Mar 2020 by JaneR
Apricia jovialis (Jovial jumping spider) at Mount Ainslie - 26 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Mount Ainslie - 26 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Mount Ainslie - 26 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Chenuala heliaspis (Rose Anthelid) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Dec 2019 by SilkeSma
Lychas marmoreus (Marbled Scorpion) at Mount Ainslie - 23 Oct 2019 by MattM
Ocrisiona leucocomis (Jumping spider) at Mount Ainslie - 23 Oct 2019 by MattM
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye Cicada) at Mount Ainslie - 23 Oct 2019 by MichaelMulvaney
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Mount Ainslie - 21 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton
Synemon plana (Golden Sun Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 19 Nov 2017 by Christine

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 9 Jan 2021 10:04 AM Recorded on
  • MatthewFrawley Recorded by

Additional information

  • 50mm or larger Animal size
  • Unknown Gender

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
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