Laxta sp. (genus)

Bark cockroach at Lyneham, ACT

Laxta sp. (genus) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021
Laxta sp. (genus) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Laxta sp. (genus) 17 Feb 2021 Illilanga
Molytria sp. (genus) 10 Feb 2021 trevorpreston
Unidentified 10 Feb 2021 trevorpreston

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About 15mm under gum tree bark.

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Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Lyneham, ACT - 22 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
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Larinia sp. (genus) (Larinia orb weaver) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Euribia sp. (genus) (Thistle Gall Fly) at Lyneham, ACT - 22 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
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Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Lyneham, ACT - 16 Feb 2023 by trevorpreston
Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
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Lycosidae (family) (Unidentified wolf spider) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by trevorpreston
Laxta sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by trevorpreston
Hippodamia variegata (Spotted Amber Ladybird) at Lyneham Wetland - 21 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 17 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca (Wild Sage) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Triquetrella (A trailing moss) at Lyneham Wetland - 10 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Lyneham, ACT - 5 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Lyneham Wetland - 3 Oct 2018 by AlisonMilton
Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Lyneham Wetland - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
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  • 10 Feb 2021 09:50 AM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

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  • Gum tree Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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