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Meinertellidae (family)

A Bristletail at Acton, ACT

Meinertellidae (family) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021
Meinertellidae (family) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021
Meinertellidae (family) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021
Meinertellidae (family) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021
Meinertellidae (family) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021
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Identification history

Meinertellidae (family) 25 Jul 2021 KimPullen
Unidentified 20 Jul 2021 tpreston

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User's notes

Animal 12-15mm, found under log on Black Mountain by Ned Johnston. Primitive insect perhaps, maybe a type of silverfish?

2 comments

KimPullen wrote:
   25 Jul 2021
The correct spelling of the family name is Meinertellidae (my mistake), but I can't seem to be able to change it.
michaelb wrote:
   26 Jul 2021
Name corrected. The rules for editing names seem to have changed with Aaron's new taxonomy arrangements.

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Asplenium flabellifolium (Necklace fern) at Acton, ACT - 24 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Tremella mesenterica (Witch's Butter or Yellow Brain) at Acton, ACT - 24 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Acton, ACT - 24 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Asplenium flabellifolium (Necklace fern) at Acton, ACT - 23 Jul 2021 by MattFox
Pomax umbellata (A Pomax) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by tpreston
Dodonaea viscosa (Hop Bush) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Cheilanthes austrotenuifolia (Rock Fern) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Crassula sieberiana (Austral Crassula) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Luzula sp. (Woodrush) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Acaena novae-zelandiae (Bidgee Widgee) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Tremella mesenterica (Witch's Butter or Yellow Brain) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Bartramiaceae at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Asplenium flabellifolium (Necklace fern) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Crassula sieberiana (Austral Crassula) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Cormocephalus aurantiipes (Orange-legged Centipede) at Acton, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Parasola sp. (An Inkcap) at Acton, ACT - 6 Mar 2020 by sbittinger
Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Pomaderris intermedia (Golden pomaderris) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Campylopus (A moss) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Omphacomeria acerba (Leafless Sour-bush) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Dawsonia (A moss) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Asplenium flabellifolium (Necklace fern) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Cladonia sp. (A Lichen) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Breutelia (A moss) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Dawsonia (A moss) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall
Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Acton, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by PeteWoodall

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 20 Jul 2021 10:57 AM Recorded on
  • tpreston Recorded by

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  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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