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Homalictus punctatus

A halictid bee at Deakin, ACT

Homalictus punctatus at Deakin, ACT - 15 Sep 2021
Homalictus punctatus at Deakin, ACT - 15 Sep 2021
Homalictus punctatus at Deakin, ACT - 15 Sep 2021
Homalictus punctatus at Deakin, ACT - 15 Sep 2021
Homalictus punctatus at Deakin, ACT - 15 Sep 2021
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Identification history

Homalictus punctatus 15 Sep 2021 michael.batley
Unidentified 15 Sep 2021 LisaH

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Stunning what you see once you get home and crop the photos - I thought this bee had a yellow underside, but it was actually collected pollen.

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Nearby sightings

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Stuartina muelleri (Spoon Cudweed) at Deakin, ACT - 31 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Deakin, ACT - 31 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Westringia eremicola (Slender Western Rosemary) at Deakin, ACT - 9 Apr 2021 by Tapirlord Araneae sp. (order) (Unidentified spider) at Deakin, ACT - 25 Feb 2021 by LisaH Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Deakin, ACT - 25 Feb 2021 by LisaH Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Deakin, ACT - 25 Feb 2021 by LisaH Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Deakin, ACT - 24 Feb 2021 by LisaH Lagriini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified lagriine darkling beetle) at Deakin, ACT - 13 Feb 2021 by LisaH Coccinellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified lady beetle) at Deakin, ACT - 13 Feb 2021 by LisaH Lepidoscia arctiella (Tower Case Moth) at Deakin, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by LisaH Paropsisterna decolorata (A Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Deakin, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by LisaH Gelechioidea (superfamily) (Unidentified Gelechioid moth) at Deakin, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by LisaH Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Deakin, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF Xerochrysum bracteatum (Golden Everlasting) at Deakin, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF Diplacodes sp. (genus) (Percher) at Deakin, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Deakin, ACT - 30 Jan 2021 by Tapirlord Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Deakin, ACT - 30 Jan 2021 by Tapirlord Berberis aquifolium (Oregon grape) at Deakin, ACT - 30 Jan 2021 by Tapirlord Pistacia chinensis (Chinese Pistachio) at Deakin, ACT - 4 Dec 2020 by jennyt Quercus robur (English Oak) at Deakin, ACT - 4 Dec 2020 by jennyt Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Deakin, ACT - 2 Dec 2020 by KL Haloragis heterophylla (Variable raspwort) at Deakin, ACT - 23 Nov 2020 by TomT Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Deakin, ACT - 30 Sep 2020 by LisaH Acacia cultriformis (Knife Leaf Wattle) at Deakin, ACT - 15 May 2020 by jennyt Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Deakin, ACT - 8 May 2020 by KL Callitris endlicheri (Black Cypress Pine) at Deakin, ACT - 12 Jun 2019 by kieranh Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Deakin, ACT - 8 Jun 2019 by LisaH Chenopodium sp. at Deakin, ACT - 20 May 2019 by ruthkerruish Pistacia chinensis (Chinese Pistachio) at Deakin, ACT - 15 May 2019 by ruthkerruish Opuntia ficus-indica (Indian Fig, Spineless Cactus) at Deakin, ACT - 8 May 2019 by kieranh Westringia eremicola (Slender Western Rosemary) at Deakin, ACT - 13 Jan 2019 by KL Opuntia elata (A Prickly Pear) at Deakin, ACT - 14 Dec 2018 by RWPurdie Acacia cultriformis (Knife Leaf Wattle) at Deakin, ACT - 20 Oct 2018 by KL
Stuartina muelleri (Spoon Cudweed) at Deakin, ACT - 31 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Deakin, ACT - 31 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Westringia eremicola (Slender Western Rosemary) at Deakin, ACT - 9 Apr 2021 by Tapirlord
Araneae sp. (order) (Unidentified spider) at Deakin, ACT - 25 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Deakin, ACT - 25 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Deakin, ACT - 25 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Deakin, ACT - 24 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Lagriini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified lagriine darkling beetle) at Deakin, ACT - 13 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Coccinellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified lady beetle) at Deakin, ACT - 13 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Lepidoscia arctiella (Tower Case Moth) at Deakin, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Paropsisterna decolorata (A Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Deakin, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Gelechioidea (superfamily) (Unidentified Gelechioid moth) at Deakin, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by LisaH
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Deakin, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Xerochrysum bracteatum (Golden Everlasting) at Deakin, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Diplacodes sp. (genus) (Percher) at Deakin, ACT - 6 Feb 2021 by JackyF
Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Deakin, ACT - 30 Jan 2021 by Tapirlord
Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Deakin, ACT - 30 Jan 2021 by Tapirlord
Berberis aquifolium (Oregon grape) at Deakin, ACT - 30 Jan 2021 by Tapirlord
Pistacia chinensis (Chinese Pistachio) at Deakin, ACT - 4 Dec 2020 by jennyt
Quercus robur (English Oak) at Deakin, ACT - 4 Dec 2020 by jennyt
Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Deakin, ACT - 2 Dec 2020 by KL
Haloragis heterophylla (Variable raspwort) at Deakin, ACT - 23 Nov 2020 by TomT
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Deakin, ACT - 30 Sep 2020 by LisaH
Acacia cultriformis (Knife Leaf Wattle) at Deakin, ACT - 15 May 2020 by jennyt
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Deakin, ACT - 8 May 2020 by KL
Callitris endlicheri (Black Cypress Pine) at Deakin, ACT - 12 Jun 2019 by kieranh
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Deakin, ACT - 8 Jun 2019 by LisaH
Chenopodium sp. at Deakin, ACT - 20 May 2019 by ruthkerruish
Pistacia chinensis (Chinese Pistachio) at Deakin, ACT - 15 May 2019 by ruthkerruish
Opuntia ficus-indica (Indian Fig, Spineless Cactus) at Deakin, ACT - 8 May 2019 by kieranh
Westringia eremicola (Slender Western Rosemary) at Deakin, ACT - 13 Jan 2019 by KL
Opuntia elata (A Prickly Pear) at Deakin, ACT - 14 Dec 2018 by RWPurdie
Acacia cultriformis (Knife Leaf Wattle) at Deakin, ACT - 20 Oct 2018 by KL

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 15 Sep 2021 12:59 PM Recorded on
  • LisaH Recorded by

Additional information

  • Acacia Associated plant
  • Less than 5mm Animal size

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