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Home Insects Cockroaches (Blattodea, several families)

Platyzosteria similis

Red-legged litter runner at Bruce, ACT

Platyzosteria similis at Bruce, ACT - 9 Mar 2021
Platyzosteria similis at Bruce, ACT - 9 Mar 2021
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Identification history

Platyzosteria similis 12 Mar 2021 Illilanga
Unidentified 9 Mar 2021 trevorpreston

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Cockroach about 15mm

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Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Geastrum sp. (Geastrum sp.) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Tenodera australasiae (Purple-winged mantid) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by Harrisi Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by RWPurdie Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Dec 2021 by tpreston Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Dec 2021 by tpreston Fletchamia quinquelineata (Five-striped flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Dec 2021 by tpreston Sextius virescens (Acacia horned treehopper) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston Lepidoscia (genus) (Unidentified cone case moth) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston Acacia cultriformis (Knife Leaf Wattle) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston Acacia dawsonii (Dawson's Wattle) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston Drosera sp. (A Sundew) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston Adelium porcatum (Darkling Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by MattFox Coryphistes ruricola (Bark-mimicking Grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Cormocephalus aurantiipes (Orange-legged Centipede) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Haloragis heterophylla (Variable raspwort) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston Porcellio scaber (Common slater) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston Diphucrania leucosticta (White-flecked acacia jewel beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 18 Apr 2021 by Harrisi Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by MattFox Deroceras laeve (Marsh Slug) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Mar 2021 by tpreston Nerthra sp. (genus) (Toad Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Mar 2021 by MattFox Conocephalomima barameda (False Meadow Katydid, Barameda) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Mar 2021 by MattFox Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Feb 2021 by Harrisi Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 25 Feb 2021 by tpreston Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by tpreston Physa acuta (European physa, Left-handed pondsnail) at Bruce, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by tpreston Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Bruce, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by tpreston Stylidium despectum (Small Trigger Plant) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Oct 2020 by RWPurdie Microseris walteri (Dharaban, Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Oct 2020 by RWPurdie Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Oct 2020 by RWPurdie Micromyrtus ciliata (Fringed Heath-myrtle) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by Harrisi Entomophthora sp. (genus) (Puppeteer Fungus) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Sep 2020 by Harrisi Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston Drosera gunniana at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston Nerthra sp. (genus) (Toad Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston Polyphrades paganus (A weevil) at Bruce, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by HarveyPerkins Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Apr 2020 by tpreston Prodiaphania sp. (genus) (A Tachinid fly) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Apr 2020 by tpreston Senostoma sp. (genus) (Bristle Fly) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Apr 2020 by tpreston Chrysolina quadrigemina (Greater St Johns Wort beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 31 Jan 2020 by Harrisi Myrmeleontidae (family) (Unidentified Antlion Lacewing) at Bruce, ACT - 31 Jan 2020 by Harrisi Agrilus hypoleucus (Hypoleucus jewel beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Jan 2020 by Harrisi Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Oct 2019 by LD12 Leucopogon virgatus (Common Beard-heath) at Bruce, ACT - 1 Oct 2019 by RWPurdie Melobasis sp. (genus) (Unidentified Melobasis jewel Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Feb 2019 by Harrisi Elaphodes cervinus (Leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Feb 2019 by Harrisi Agrilus hypoleucus (Hypoleucus jewel beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Feb 2019 by Harrisi Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Bruce, ACT - 15 Nov 2018 by RWPurdie Riccia duplex var. megaspora at Bruce, ACT - 2 Jan 2017 by RWPurdie Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Calomela curtisi (Acacia leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Galanga labeculata (Double-spotted cicada) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Parasynthemis regina (Royal Tigertail) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird Aphrophorinae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified spittlebug) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Dec 2016 by RWPurdie Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Dec 2016 by RWPurdie Soliva sessilis (Bindy Eye) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Dec 2016 by RWPurdie Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Dec 2016 by RWPurdie Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Bruce, ACT - 17 Feb 2015 by RWPurdie Alternanthera sp. A Flora of NSW (M. Gray 5187) J. Palmer at Bruce, ACT - 17 Feb 2015 by RWPurdie Stylidium despectum (Small Trigger Plant) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Oct 2014 by RWPurdie Helicarion cuvieri (A Semi-slug) at Bruce, ACT - 14 Oct 2012 by Harrisi
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Geastrum sp. (Geastrum sp.) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Tenodera australasiae (Purple-winged mantid) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by Harrisi
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by RWPurdie
Neolucia agricola (Fringed Heath-blue) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Fletchamia quinquelineata (Five-striped flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Sextius virescens (Acacia horned treehopper) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord
Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Lepidoscia (genus) (Unidentified cone case moth) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Acacia cultriformis (Knife Leaf Wattle) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Acacia dawsonii (Dawson's Wattle) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Drosera sp. (A Sundew) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Adelium porcatum (Darkling Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by MattFox
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark-mimicking Grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Cormocephalus aurantiipes (Orange-legged Centipede) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Haloragis heterophylla (Variable raspwort) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Porcellio scaber (Common slater) at Bruce, ACT - 4 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Diphucrania leucosticta (White-flecked acacia jewel beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 18 Apr 2021 by Harrisi
Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by MattFox
Deroceras laeve (Marsh Slug) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Nerthra sp. (genus) (Toad Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Mar 2021 by MattFox
Conocephalomima barameda (False Meadow Katydid, Barameda) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Mar 2021 by MattFox
Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Feb 2021 by Harrisi
Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 25 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Physa acuta (European physa, Left-handed pondsnail) at Bruce, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Bruce, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Stylidium despectum (Small Trigger Plant) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Oct 2020 by RWPurdie
Microseris walteri (Dharaban, Murnong, Yam Daisy) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Oct 2020 by RWPurdie
Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Oct 2020 by RWPurdie
Micromyrtus ciliata (Fringed Heath-myrtle) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by Harrisi
Entomophthora sp. (genus) (Puppeteer Fungus) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Sep 2020 by Harrisi
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Drosera gunniana at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Nerthra sp. (genus) (Toad Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Polyphrades paganus (A weevil) at Bruce, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by HarveyPerkins
Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Apr 2020 by tpreston
Prodiaphania sp. (genus) (A Tachinid fly) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Apr 2020 by tpreston
Senostoma sp. (genus) (Bristle Fly) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Apr 2020 by tpreston
Chrysolina quadrigemina (Greater St Johns Wort beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 31 Jan 2020 by Harrisi
Myrmeleontidae (family) (Unidentified Antlion Lacewing) at Bruce, ACT - 31 Jan 2020 by Harrisi
Agrilus hypoleucus (Hypoleucus jewel beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Jan 2020 by Harrisi
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Oct 2019 by LD12
Leucopogon virgatus (Common Beard-heath) at Bruce, ACT - 1 Oct 2019 by RWPurdie
Melobasis sp. (genus) (Unidentified Melobasis jewel Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Feb 2019 by Harrisi
Elaphodes cervinus (Leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Feb 2019 by Harrisi
Agrilus hypoleucus (Hypoleucus jewel beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Feb 2019 by Harrisi
Kunzea parvifolia (Violet kunzea) at Bruce, ACT - 15 Nov 2018 by RWPurdie
Riccia duplex var. megaspora at Bruce, ACT - 2 Jan 2017 by RWPurdie
Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Calomela curtisi (Acacia leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Galanga labeculata (Double-spotted cicada) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Parasynthemis regina (Royal Tigertail) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2016 by ibaird
Aphrophorinae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified spittlebug) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Dec 2016 by RWPurdie
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Dec 2016 by RWPurdie
Soliva sessilis (Bindy Eye) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Dec 2016 by RWPurdie
Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Dec 2016 by RWPurdie
Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Bruce, ACT - 17 Feb 2015 by RWPurdie
Alternanthera sp. A Flora of NSW (M. Gray 5187) J. Palmer at Bruce, ACT - 17 Feb 2015 by RWPurdie
Stylidium despectum (Small Trigger Plant) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Oct 2014 by RWPurdie
Helicarion cuvieri (A Semi-slug) at Bruce, ACT - 14 Oct 2012 by Harrisi

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 5 Abundance
  • 9 Mar 2021 10:54 AM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Under log Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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