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Stellaria media

Common Chickweed at Lyneham, ACT

Stellaria media at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021
Stellaria media at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021
Stellaria media at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021
Stellaria media at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021
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Identification history

Stellaria media 22 Jul 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Cerastium vulgare 22 Jul 2021 Tapirlord

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Not 100% sure how to differentiate this from Stellaria media.

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   22 Jul 2021
Stellaria has 3 styles (as can be seen in the centre of the flower in this sighting, and Cerastium have 4 or 5. Online Flora Victoria provides good keys.

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Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Jul 2021 by MattFox
Australoplana alba at Lyneham, ACT - 22 Jul 2021 by MattFox
Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
CURCULIONIDAE (True Weevils or Snout Beetles) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Veronica persica (Creeping Speedwell) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Polycarpon tetraphyllum (Four-leaf Allseed) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Trifolium repens (White Clover) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Leratiomyces ceres (Redlead Roundhead) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Zoridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Wandering ghost spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Amanita muscaria (Fly agaric) at Lyneham, ACT - 16 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Deroceras reticulatum (Grey Field Slug) at Lyneham, ACT - 19 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Dieuches sp. (genus) (A seed bug) at Lyneham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 19 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Naupactus leucoloma (White-fringed weevil) at Lyneham, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Drymaplaneta sp. (genus) (Unidentified Wood Runner) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Halone coryphoea (Eastern Halone) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Storosa obscura (Dark Storosa) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Armadillidium vulgare (Slater bug, woodlouse, pill bug, roley poley) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Philoponella congregabilis (Social house spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Collybia s.l. at Lyneham, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Proteuxoa bistrigula (An Owlet Moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Deinopis subrufa (Rufous net casting spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Mandalotus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Mandalotus weevil) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Lepidium africanum at Lyneham, ACT - 1 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Aglossa caprealis (Small Tabby) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Deinopis subrufa (Rufous net casting spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 19 Feb 2021 by MattFox
Blatta orientalis (Oriental cockroach) at Lyneham, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Phyla canescens (Lippia) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Echinochloa crus-galli (Barnyard Grass) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Amaranthus retroflexus (Redroot Amaranth) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Apricia jovialis (Jovial jumping spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 2 Feb 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Psychodidae sp. (family) (Moth Fly, Drain Fly) at Lyneham, ACT - 17 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Aedes (Rampamyia) notoscriptus (Striped Mosquito) at Lyneham, ACT - 7 Dec 2020 by Ned_Johnston
Norfolius howensis (Diamond-banded Nymphid) at Lyneham, ACT - 7 Dec 2020 by Ned_Johnston
Ocrisiona sp. (genus) (Unidentified wasp mimic) at Lyneham, ACT - 7 Dec 2020 by Ned_Johnston
Oecophorinae (subfamily) (Unidentified Oecophorinae concealer moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 7 Dec 2020 by Ned_Johnston
Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Nov 2020 by Ned_Johnston
Badumna insignis (Black House Spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 16 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Helpis minitabunda (Jumping spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 Oct 2020 by Ned_Johnston
Cerastium glomeratum (Mouse-ear Chickweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 19 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Raphanus raphanistrum (Wild Radish, Jointed Charlock) at Lyneham, ACT - 5 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Funaria hygrometrica (A water moss) at Lyneham, ACT - 20 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 29 May 2020 by tpreston
Apocrita sp. (suborder) (Unidentified wasp) at Lyneham, ACT - 6 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Collybia s.l. at Lyneham, ACT - 5 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Lyneham, ACT - 5 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Mythimna convecta (Common Armyworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Oct 2019 by jbromilow50
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Minor Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 21 Jul 2021 01:34 PM Recorded on
  • Tapirlord Recorded by

Additional information

  • Less than 10cm Plant height
  • True In flower

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
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