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Acrida conica

Giant green slantface at Lake George, NSW

Acrida conica at Lake George, NSW - 7 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Acrida conica 7 Feb 2021 RogerF
Unidentified 7 Feb 2021 MPennay

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Author's notes

In grassland on eastern side of Brooks Creek

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MPennay wrote:
   7 Feb 2021
Thanks for the ID. Great common name!

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Nearby sightings

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Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Lake George, NSW - 14 Sep 2020 by MPennay
Microseris walteri (Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Lake George, NSW - 14 Sep 2020 by MPennay
Microseris walteri (Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Lake George, NSW - 14 Sep 2020 by MPennay
Acacia gunnii (Ploughshare Wattle) at Lake George, NSW - 14 Sep 2020 by MPennay
Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Lake George, NSW - 14 Sep 2020 by MPennay
Hibbertia sp. (A Guinea Flower) at Lake George, NSW - 5 Nov 2019 by MPennay
Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Lake George, NSW - 5 Nov 2019 by MPennay
Rytidosperma carphoides (Short Wallaby Grass) at Lake George, NSW - 30 Nov 2018 by MPennay
Leptorhynchos squamatus (Scaly Buttons) at Lake George, NSW - 16 Oct 2018 by MPennay

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 7 Feb 2021 06:09 PM Recorded on
  • MPennay Recorded by

Additional information

  • Grassland Associated plant
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender

Record quality

  • Images or audio
  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
  • Description
  • Additional attributes
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