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Eumeninae (subfamily)

Unidentified Potter wasp at Latham, ACT

Eumeninae (subfamily) at Latham, ACT - 5 Apr 2021
Eumeninae (subfamily) at Latham, ACT - 5 Apr 2021
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Identification history

Eumeninae (subfamily) 29 Jan 2022 SimoneC
Eumeninae (subfamily) 5 Apr 2021 Roger

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User's notes

Looking at ALA and Mr Google this wasp could be Paralastor sp.

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SimoneC wrote:
   23 Nov 2021
Hi Roger, I can just see enough of the wing venation in the second photo to determine its not Paralastor. I'll do a bit more looking and should be able to narrow it down a bit
Roger wrote:
   23 Nov 2021
Thanks would be good to have a positive ID

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Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Latham, ACT - 25 Apr 2022 by Attatash1 Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Latham, ACT - 21 Feb 2022 by Roger Armadillidium vulgare (Slater bug, woodlouse, pill bug, roley poley) at Latham, ACT - 31 Aug 2021 by tpreston Trombidiidae sp. (family) (Red velvet mite) at Latham, ACT - 26 Aug 2021 by Roger Lepidogryllus sp. (genus) (A cricket) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Simaethula sp. (genus) (A jumping spider) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger Aporocera (Aporocera) melanocephala (Leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger Mogulones larvatus (Paterson's curse crown weevil) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger Rayieria acaciae (Acacia-spotting bug) at Latham, ACT - 18 Feb 2021 by Roger Thyreus caeruleopunctatus (Chequered cuckoo bee) at Latham, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by Roger Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Latham, ACT - 3 Oct 2020 by Coggo Leucochrysum albicans (Hoary Sunray) at Latham, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by Rebeccaryanactgov Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Latham, ACT - 12 Jul 2020 by Caric Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Latham, ACT - 12 Jul 2020 by Caric Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Latham, ACT - 10 Jul 2020 by Caric Entoloma sp. (Entoloma) at Latham, ACT - 26 Jun 2020 by Caric Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Latham, ACT - 5 Jun 2020 by Caric Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Desmodium varians (Slender Tick-Trefoil) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Enneapogon nigricans (Nine-awn Grass, Bottlewashers) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Pergagrapta polita (Sawfly) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Leucocoprinus birnbaumii (Plantpot Dapperling) at Latham, ACT - 16 Feb 2020 by Caric Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Taractrocera papyria (White-banded Grass-dart) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Megachile (Hackeriapis) oblonga (A Megachild bee) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Thyreus caeruleopunctatus (Chequered cuckoo bee) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Latham, ACT - 29 Mar 2014 by Caric Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Latham, ACT - 9 Sep 2013 by Christine Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Latham, ACT - 9 May 2013 by Christine
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Latham, ACT - 25 Apr 2022 by Attatash1
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Latham, ACT - 21 Feb 2022 by Roger
Armadillidium vulgare (Slater bug, woodlouse, pill bug, roley poley) at Latham, ACT - 31 Aug 2021 by tpreston
Trombidiidae sp. (family) (Red velvet mite) at Latham, ACT - 26 Aug 2021 by Roger
Lepidogryllus sp. (genus) (A cricket) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Simaethula sp. (genus) (A jumping spider) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger
Aporocera (Aporocera) melanocephala (Leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger
Mogulones larvatus (Paterson's curse crown weevil) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger
Rayieria acaciae (Acacia-spotting bug) at Latham, ACT - 18 Feb 2021 by Roger
Thyreus caeruleopunctatus (Chequered cuckoo bee) at Latham, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by Roger
Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Latham, ACT - 3 Oct 2020 by Coggo
Leucochrysum albicans (Hoary Sunray) at Latham, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by Rebeccaryanactgov
Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Latham, ACT - 12 Jul 2020 by Caric
Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Latham, ACT - 12 Jul 2020 by Caric
Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Latham, ACT - 10 Jul 2020 by Caric
Entoloma sp. (Entoloma) at Latham, ACT - 26 Jun 2020 by Caric
Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Latham, ACT - 5 Jun 2020 by Caric
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Desmodium varians (Slender Tick-Trefoil) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Enneapogon nigricans (Nine-awn Grass, Bottlewashers) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Pergagrapta polita (Sawfly) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Leucocoprinus birnbaumii (Plantpot Dapperling) at Latham, ACT - 16 Feb 2020 by Caric
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Taractrocera papyria (White-banded Grass-dart) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Megachile (Hackeriapis) oblonga (A Megachild bee) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Thyreus caeruleopunctatus (Chequered cuckoo bee) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Latham, ACT - 29 Mar 2014 by Caric
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Latham, ACT - 9 Sep 2013 by Christine
Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Latham, ACT - 9 May 2013 by Christine

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 5 Apr 2021 03:24 PM Recorded on
  • Roger Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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