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Araneinae (subfamily)

Orb weaver at Downer, ACT

Araneinae (subfamily) at Downer, ACT - 28 Sep 2021
Araneinae (subfamily) at Downer, ACT - 28 Sep 2021
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Identification history

Araneinae (subfamily) 29 Sep 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Backobourkia sp. 29 Sep 2021 Roger

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Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Downer, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by Roger Cyclosa fuliginata (species-group) (An orb weaving spider) at Downer, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by Roger Polytrichaceae at Downer, ACT - 16 Sep 2021 by Kristy Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by tpreston Laxta granicollis (Common bark or trilobite cockroach) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston Aphaenogaster longiceps (Funnel ant) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by tpreston Meritastis polygraphana (Mottled Bell Moth) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston Epidesmia chilonaria (Golden-winged Epidesmia) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston Stylidium graminifolium (Grass Triggerplant) at Downer, ACT - 10 Oct 2020 by MatthewFrawley Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at Downer, ACT - 25 Jul 2020 by Christine
Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Downer, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by Roger
Cyclosa fuliginata (species-group) (An orb weaving spider) at Downer, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by Roger
Polytrichaceae at Downer, ACT - 16 Sep 2021 by Kristy
Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Laxta granicollis (Common bark or trilobite cockroach) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Aphaenogaster longiceps (Funnel ant) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Meritastis polygraphana (Mottled Bell Moth) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Epidesmia chilonaria (Golden-winged Epidesmia) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Downer, ACT - 27 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Stylidium graminifolium (Grass Triggerplant) at Downer, ACT - 10 Oct 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at Downer, ACT - 25 Jul 2020 by Christine

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 28 Sep 2021 11:08 AM Recorded on
  • Roger Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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