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Vanessa kershawi

Australian Painted Lady at Aranda, ACT

Vanessa kershawi at Aranda, ACT - 6 Sep 2021
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Identification history

Vanessa kershawi 6 Sep 2021 SuziBond
Vanessa kershawi 6 Sep 2021 KMcCue

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Suns out, butterflies about. This one plus 4 cabbage whites.

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Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Ectomocoris patricius (Ground assassin bug) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Triquetrella (A trailing moss) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Aranda, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston Petaurus notatus (Krefft’s Glider, Sugar Glider) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Mar 2022 by mainsprite Thysanotus tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Dec 2021 by JVR Leucochrysum albicans (Hoary Sunray) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Dec 2021 by JVR Freesia leichtlinii subsp. leichtlinii x Freesia leichtlinii subsp. alba (Freesia) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Sep 2021 by MattFox Pomaderris betulina (Birch Pomaderris) at Aranda, ACT - 16 Sep 2021 by JVR Hibbertia calycina (Lesser Guinea-flower) at Aranda, ACT - 25 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 25 May 2021 by MattFox Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Aranda, ACT - 18 May 2021 by tpreston Caesia calliantha (Blue Grass-lily) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Dec 2020 by mcleana Eucalyptus mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Nov 2020 by petaurus Eucalyptus mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Nov 2020 by petaurus Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Nov 2020 by petaurus Eucalyptus mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Nov 2020 by petaurus Eucalyptus sideroxylon (Mugga Ironbark) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by petaurus Arachnion sp. at Aranda, ACT - 22 Apr 2020 by Heino1 Dodonaea boroniifolia (Boronia hopbush) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Dec 2018 by NickiTaws Pultenaea laxiflora (Loose-flower Bush Pea) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Nov 2018 by RWPurdie Pultenaea laxiflora (Loose-flower Bush Pea) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Dec 2017 by NickiTaws Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Feb 2012 by AndyRussell
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Ectomocoris patricius (Ground assassin bug) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Triquetrella (A trailing moss) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Aranda, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston
Petaurus notatus (Krefft’s Glider, Sugar Glider) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Mar 2022 by mainsprite
Thysanotus tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Dec 2021 by JVR
Leucochrysum albicans (Hoary Sunray) at Aranda, ACT - 17 Dec 2021 by JVR
Freesia leichtlinii subsp. leichtlinii x Freesia leichtlinii subsp. alba (Freesia) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Sep 2021 by MattFox
Pomaderris betulina (Birch Pomaderris) at Aranda, ACT - 16 Sep 2021 by JVR
Hibbertia calycina (Lesser Guinea-flower) at Aranda, ACT - 25 May 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 25 May 2021 by MattFox
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Aranda, ACT - 18 May 2021 by tpreston
Caesia calliantha (Blue Grass-lily) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Dec 2020 by mcleana
Eucalyptus mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Nov 2020 by petaurus
Eucalyptus mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Nov 2020 by petaurus
Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Nov 2020 by petaurus
Eucalyptus mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Nov 2020 by petaurus
Eucalyptus sideroxylon (Mugga Ironbark) at Aranda, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by petaurus
Arachnion sp. at Aranda, ACT - 22 Apr 2020 by Heino1
Dodonaea boroniifolia (Boronia hopbush) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Dec 2018 by NickiTaws
Pultenaea laxiflora (Loose-flower Bush Pea) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Nov 2018 by RWPurdie
Pultenaea laxiflora (Loose-flower Bush Pea) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Dec 2017 by NickiTaws
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Feb 2012 by AndyRussell

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 6 Sep 2021 12:17 PM Recorded on
  • KMcCue Recorded by

Additional information

  • Sunbathing on rock Associated plant
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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