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Swainsona monticola

4 Notched swainson-pea at Stromlo, ACT

Swainsona monticola at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Sep 2021
Swainsona monticola at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Sep 2021
Swainsona monticola at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Sep 2021
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Identification history

Swainsona monticola 20 Sep 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Swainsona monticola 19 Sep 2021 Tapirlord
Unidentified 19 Sep 2021 HelenCross

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Significant sighting

20 Sep 2021

New location for this local rare species - though this section of the Murrumbidgee Valley is a hotspot for it

5 comments

Tapirlord wrote:
   19 Sep 2021
Bit hard without seeing the actual flower, but i think its monticola. The location seems a little off :).
HelenCross wrote:
   19 Sep 2021
Is the second photo not clear enough?
HelenCross wrote:
   19 Sep 2021
I couldn't choose the order of the photos when I uploaded them on the app. I'll rearrange them on the website
HelenCross wrote:
   19 Sep 2021
I also changed the location - it was definitely in the wrong place!
HelenCross wrote:
   28 Sep 2021
Hi Michael, I just corrected the location for this one again sorry. I had it on the wrong side of New Station Creek

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Nearby sightings

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Mordellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified pintail or tumbling flower beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross Vittadinia cuneata (Fuzzweed, New Holland daisy) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross Triptilodiscus pygmaeus (Annual Daisy) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross Creophilus erythrocephalus (Devil's coach horse, Rove beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross Osphranter robustus (Wallaroo) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross Ptomaphila lacrymosa (Carrion Beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross Swainsona monticola (Notched swainson-pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 9 Oct 2017 by LukeMcElhinney
Mordellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified pintail or tumbling flower beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by HelenCross
Vittadinia cuneata (Fuzzweed, New Holland daisy) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross
Triptilodiscus pygmaeus (Annual Daisy) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross
Creophilus erythrocephalus (Devil's coach horse, Rove beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross
Osphranter robustus (Wallaroo) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross
Ptomaphila lacrymosa (Carrion Beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by HelenCross
Swainsona monticola (Notched swainson-pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 9 Oct 2017 by LukeMcElhinney

Location information

Species information

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

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 19 Sep 2021 09:02 AM Recorded on
  • HelenCross Recorded by

Additional information

  • True In flower

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