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Peakesia hospita

Common Peakesia Grasshopper at Lower Molonglo

Peakesia hospita at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021
Peakesia hospita at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021
Peakesia hospita at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021
Peakesia hospita at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021
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Identification history

Peakesia hospita 2 Mar 2021 RogerF
Unidentified 2 Mar 2021 tpreston

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Author's notes

Large grasshopper approx 25mm

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Nearby sightings

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Brunotartessus fulvus (Yellow-headed Leafhopper) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston Trachymela sp. (genus) (Brown button beetle) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston Eragrostis cilianensis (Stinkgrass) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston Helicoverpa (genus) (A bollworm) at Lower Molonglo - 7 Nov 2020 by tpreston Haloragis heterophylla (Varied Raspwort) at Lower Molonglo - 7 Nov 2020 by tpreston Erodium sp. (A Storksbill) at Lower Molonglo - 7 Nov 2020 by tpreston Eurymela fenestrata (Gumtree hopper) at Lower Molonglo - 19 Sep 2019 by Harrisi Saprinus (Saprinus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Metallic hister beetle) at Lower Molonglo - 19 Sep 2019 by Harrisi Elateridae sp. (family) (Unidentified click beetle) at Lower Molonglo - 19 Sep 2019 by Harrisi Stomorhina sp. (genus) (Snout fly) at Lower Molonglo - 19 Sep 2019 by Harrisi
Brunotartessus fulvus (Yellow-headed Leafhopper) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Trachymela sp. (genus) (Brown button beetle) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Eragrostis cilianensis (Stinkgrass) at Lower Molonglo - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Helicoverpa (genus) (A bollworm) at Lower Molonglo - 7 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Haloragis heterophylla (Varied Raspwort) at Lower Molonglo - 7 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Erodium sp. (A Storksbill) at Lower Molonglo - 7 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Eurymela fenestrata (Gumtree hopper) at Lower Molonglo - 19 Sep 2019 by Harrisi
Saprinus (Saprinus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Metallic hister beetle) at Lower Molonglo - 19 Sep 2019 by Harrisi
Elateridae sp. (family) (Unidentified click beetle) at Lower Molonglo - 19 Sep 2019 by Harrisi
Stomorhina sp. (genus) (Snout fly) at Lower Molonglo - 19 Sep 2019 by Harrisi

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 2 Mar 2021 04:32 PM Recorded on
  • tpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Grasses Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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