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Helicoverpa (genus)

A bollworm at Cook, ACT

Helicoverpa (genus) at Cook, ACT - 1 Feb 2021
Helicoverpa (genus) at Cook, ACT - 1 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Helicoverpa (genus) 3 Feb 2021 ibaird
Helicoverpa (genus) 3 Feb 2021 drakes

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Author's notes

About 25 mm wingspan. Mt Painter Reserve Wildflower Triangle ridge.

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Nearby sightings

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Eucalyptus polyanthemos (Red Box) at Cook, ACT - 7 Mar 2021 by drakes
Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Cook, ACT - 20 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Oxypetalum coeruleum (Tweedia or Southern Star) at Cook, ACT - 3 Dec 2020 by CathB
Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Cook, ACT - 1 Nov 2020 by drakes
Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Cook, ACT - 1 Nov 2020 by drakes
Grevillea alpina (Mountain Grevillea / Cat's Claws Grevillea) at Cook, ACT - 20 Oct 2020 by drakes
Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister Moth, Frilled Bark Moth) at Cook, ACT - 13 Oct 2020 by MattFox
Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Cook, ACT - 31 Aug 2020 by drakes
Poronia erici/punctata at Cook, ACT - 6 Oct 2019 by CathB
Tettigoniidae sp. (family) (Unidentified katydid) at Cook, ACT - 30 Jul 2019 by CathB
Tinea sp. (genus) (A fungus moth) at Cook, ACT - 22 May 2019 by GlennCocking
Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Cook, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by CathB
Astroloma humifusum (Cranberry heath) at Cook, ACT - 12 May 2018 by CathB

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 1 Feb 2021 10:23 AM Recorded on
  • drakes Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Female Gender

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