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Archichauliodes sp. (genus)

Dobsonfly or alderfly at Namadgi National Park

Archichauliodes sp. (genus) at Namadgi National Park - 8 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Archichauliodes sp. (genus) 15 Jan 2021 RogerF
Archichauliodes sp. (genus) 15 Jan 2021 argybee
Unidentified 13 Jan 2021 kattykat

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Author's notes

Insect was very keen on flying and landing on or near us

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argybee wrote:
   15 Jan 2021
This is a dobsonfly.. ? Archichauliodes sp.

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Australiphthiria hilaris (Slender Bee Fly) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2020 by Christine
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2020 by Christine
Danaus plexippus (Monarch/Wanderer) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2020 by Christine
Austrolestes cingulatus (Metallic Ringtail) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2020 by Christine
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Dec 2020 by Christine
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Namadgi National Park - 13 Apr 2019 by rawshorty
Litoria verreauxii verreauxii (Whistling Tree-frog) at Namadgi National Park - 13 Apr 2019 by rawshorty
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Namadgi National Park - 13 Apr 2019 by Christine
Litoria verreauxi (Whistling Tree Frog) at Namadgi National Park - 13 Apr 2019 by Christine
Chrysomelidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Leaf Beetle) at Namadgi National Park - 13 Apr 2019 by Christine
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Namadgi National Park - 13 Apr 2019 by Christine
Litoria verreauxii verreauxii (Whistling Tree-frog) at Namadgi National Park - 23 Mar 2019 by AndrewCB
Acripeza reticulata (Mountain Katydid) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Jan 2019 by AndrewCB
Acripeza reticulata (Mountain Katydid) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Jan 2019 by AndrewCB
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Jan 2019 by AndrewCB
Gyrinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified whirligig beetle) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Stenosmylus sp. (genus) (An osmylid lacewing) at Namadgi National Park - 30 Dec 2015 by HarveyPerkins
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Namadgi National Park - 30 Dec 2015 by HarveyPerkins
Heterotextus sp. (A yellow saprophytic jelly fungi) at Namadgi National Park - 24 Jan 2015 by RobynHall

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 8 Jan 2021 07:52 PM Recorded on
  • kattykat Recorded by

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  • n/a Associated plant
  • 50mm or larger Animal size
  • Unknown Gender

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