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Vespula germanica

European wasp at Mount Ainslie

Vespula germanica at Mount Ainslie - 26 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Vespula germanica 30 Jan 2021 michaelb
Vespula germanica 29 Jan 2021 jbromilow50

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Porismus strigatus (Pied Lacewing) at Mount Ainslie - 25 Mar 2021 by jbromilow50 Oenosandra boisduvalii (Boisduval's Autumn Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 25 Mar 2021 by jbromilow50 Oenosandra boisduvalii (Boisduval's Autumn Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 23 Mar 2021 by jbromilow50 Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jan 2021 by jbromilow50 Thynninae sp. (subfamily) (Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Ainslie - 14 Aug 2020 by jbromilow50 Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at Mount Ainslie - 14 Aug 2020 by jbromilow50 Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Mount Ainslie - 18 May 2020 by jbromilow50 zz puffball at Mount Ainslie - 10 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50 Tubaria rufofulva (Burgundy Wood Tubaria) at Mount Ainslie - 6 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50 Prosena sp. (genus) (A bristle fly) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50 Ichneumonidae sp. (family) (Unidentified ichneumon wasp) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50 Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Mount Ainslie - 29 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Mount Ainslie - 29 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Syringoseca rhodoxantha (A concealer moth) at Mount Ainslie - 10 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Mount Ainslie - 1 Feb 2020 by kdm Balaana sp. (genus) (Bee Fly) at Mount Ainslie - 9 Jan 2020 by kdm Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at Mount Ainslie - 6 Dec 2019 by jbromilow50 Einadia hastata (Berry Saltbush) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Nov 2019 by MichaelMulvaney Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Mount Ainslie - 21 Sep 2019 by jbromilow50 Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50 Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Mount Ainslie - 28 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50 Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Jun 2019 by jbromilow50 Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Mount Ainslie - 31 May 2019 by jbromilow50 Sandava scitisignata (A noctuid moth) at Mount Ainslie - 6 Mar 2019 by jbromilow50 Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Mount Ainslie - 4 Mar 2019 by jbromilow50 Glenoleon meteoricus (Patch-wing Glenoleon) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Pardillana limbata (Common Pardillana) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister Moth, Frilled Bark Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jan 2019 by jbromilow50 Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jan 2019 by jbromilow50 Melolonthinae sp. (subfamily) (Cockchafer) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jan 2019 by jbromilow50 Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Mount Ainslie - 28 Jan 2019 by jbromilow50 Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Mount Ainslie - 31 Oct 2018 by Christine Rainbowia sp. (genus) (A mite) at Mount Ainslie - 20 Oct 2018 by simonstratford Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Oct 2018 by simonstratford Thema macroscia (A concealer moth) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Oct 2018 by simonstratford Lonicera japonica (Japanese Honeysuckle) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney Senostoma sp. (genus) (Bristle Fly) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney Delena cancerides (Social Huntsman Spider) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney Acacia paradoxa (Kangaroo Thorn) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney Hemiergis decresiensis (Three-toed Skink) at Mount Ainslie - 1 May 2018 by jbromilow50 Lycosidae sp. (family) (Unidentified wolf spider) at Mount Ainslie - 18 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Tipulidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Crane Fly) at Mount Ainslie - 18 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Exocarpos cupressiformis (Cherry Ballart) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Oct 2017 by W Trentepohlia sp. at Mount Ainslie - 21 May 2017 by W Parmeliaceae (A lichen family) at Mount Ainslie - 21 May 2017 by W Cheilanthes sieberi (Rock fern) at Mount Ainslie - 21 May 2017 by W
Porismus strigatus (Pied Lacewing) at Mount Ainslie - 25 Mar 2021 by jbromilow50
Oenosandra boisduvalii (Boisduval's Autumn Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 25 Mar 2021 by jbromilow50
Oenosandra boisduvalii (Boisduval's Autumn Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 23 Mar 2021 by jbromilow50
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jan 2021 by jbromilow50
Thynninae sp. (subfamily) (Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Ainslie - 14 Aug 2020 by jbromilow50
Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at Mount Ainslie - 14 Aug 2020 by jbromilow50
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Mount Ainslie - 18 May 2020 by jbromilow50
zz puffball at Mount Ainslie - 10 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50
Tubaria rufofulva (Burgundy Wood Tubaria) at Mount Ainslie - 6 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50
Prosena sp. (genus) (A bristle fly) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50
Ichneumonidae sp. (family) (Unidentified ichneumon wasp) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50
Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Mount Ainslie - 29 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Mount Ainslie - 29 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Syringoseca rhodoxantha (A concealer moth) at Mount Ainslie - 10 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Mount Ainslie - 1 Feb 2020 by kdm
Balaana sp. (genus) (Bee Fly) at Mount Ainslie - 9 Jan 2020 by kdm
Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at Mount Ainslie - 6 Dec 2019 by jbromilow50
Einadia hastata (Berry Saltbush) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Nov 2019 by MichaelMulvaney
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Mount Ainslie - 21 Sep 2019 by jbromilow50
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Mount Ainslie - 28 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Jun 2019 by jbromilow50
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Mount Ainslie - 31 May 2019 by jbromilow50
Sandava scitisignata (A noctuid moth) at Mount Ainslie - 6 Mar 2019 by jbromilow50
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Mount Ainslie - 4 Mar 2019 by jbromilow50
Glenoleon meteoricus (Patch-wing Glenoleon) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Pardillana limbata (Common Pardillana) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Mount Ainslie - 2 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister Moth, Frilled Bark Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jan 2019 by jbromilow50
Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jan 2019 by jbromilow50
Melolonthinae sp. (subfamily) (Cockchafer) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Jan 2019 by jbromilow50
Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Mount Ainslie - 28 Jan 2019 by jbromilow50
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Mount Ainslie - 31 Oct 2018 by Christine
Rainbowia sp. (genus) (A mite) at Mount Ainslie - 20 Oct 2018 by simonstratford
Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Oct 2018 by simonstratford
Thema macroscia (A concealer moth) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Oct 2018 by simonstratford
Lonicera japonica (Japanese Honeysuckle) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney
Senostoma sp. (genus) (Bristle Fly) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney
Delena cancerides (Social Huntsman Spider) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney
Acacia paradoxa (Kangaroo Thorn) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney
Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Mount Ainslie - 30 Sep 2018 by MichaelMulvaney
Hemiergis decresiensis (Three-toed Skink) at Mount Ainslie - 1 May 2018 by jbromilow50
Lycosidae sp. (family) (Unidentified wolf spider) at Mount Ainslie - 18 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Tipulidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Crane Fly) at Mount Ainslie - 18 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Exocarpos cupressiformis (Cherry Ballart) at Mount Ainslie - 7 Oct 2017 by W
Trentepohlia sp. at Mount Ainslie - 21 May 2017 by W
Parmeliaceae (A lichen family) at Mount Ainslie - 21 May 2017 by W
Cheilanthes sieberi (Rock fern) at Mount Ainslie - 21 May 2017 by W

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Noxious or High Risk Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 26 Jan 2021 05:06 PM Recorded on
  • jbromilow50 Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
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