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Caledia captiva

Caledia, grasshopper at Dunlop Grasslands

Caledia captiva at Dunlop Grasslands - 13 Jan 2021
Caledia captiva at Dunlop Grasslands - 13 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Caledia captiva 13 Jan 2021 RogerF
Unidentified 13 Jan 2021 tpreston

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Author's notes

Common in this area of Dunlop Grasslands, this one around 20mm

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Nearby sightings

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Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Dunlop Grasslands - 12 Jan 2021 by tpreston Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Dunlop Grasslands - 12 Jan 2021 by tpreston Triptilodiscus pygmaeus (Annual Daisy) at Dunlop Grasslands - 18 Sep 2020 by tpreston Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Dunlop Grasslands - 7 Jul 2020 by CathB Synemon plana (Golden Sun Moth) at Dunlop Grasslands - 15 Nov 2019 by MattM Gamochaeta sp. (A Cudweed) at Dunlop Grasslands - 15 Nov 2019 by MattM
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Dunlop Grasslands - 12 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Dunlop Grasslands - 12 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Triptilodiscus pygmaeus (Annual Daisy) at Dunlop Grasslands - 18 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Dunlop Grasslands - 7 Jul 2020 by CathB
Synemon plana (Golden Sun Moth) at Dunlop Grasslands - 15 Nov 2019 by MattM
Gamochaeta sp. (A Cudweed) at Dunlop Grasslands - 15 Nov 2019 by MattM

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 13 Jan 2021 10:38 AM Recorded on
  • tpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Various grasses Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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