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3 Unidentified webspinner at Holt, ACT

Embioptera sp. (order) at Holt, ACT - 4 Oct 2021
Embioptera sp. (order) at Holt, ACT - 4 Oct 2021
Embioptera sp. (order) at Holt, ACT - 4 Oct 2021
Embioptera sp. (order) at Holt, ACT - 4 Oct 2021
Embioptera sp. (order) at Holt, ACT - 4 Oct 2021
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Identification history

Embioptera sp. (order) 5 Oct 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Embioptera sp. (order) 5 Oct 2021 CathB

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Out in the open on top of a large rock. Remained still for a long time while the camera got very close, but eventually scurried away. No silk tunnels seen around the rock. Length 1 cm.

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Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Holt, ACT - 17 Sep 2021 by Dora Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Holt, ACT - 1 May 2021 by CathB Meyriccia latro (Pyralid moth) at Holt, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by CathB Ceratopogonidae (family) (Biting Midge) at Holt, ACT - 15 Jan 2021 by CathB Idaea costaria (White-edged Wave) at Holt, ACT - 15 Jan 2021 by CathB Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Holt, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by CathB Paraphilaeus daemeli (Daemel's Jumper) at Holt, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by CathB Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Holt, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Jubeyjubes Linaria pelisseriana (Pelisser's Toadflax) at Holt, ACT - 5 Oct 2020 by Jubeyjubes Hypogastrura sp. (genus) (A Springtail) at Holt, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by CathB Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at Holt, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by CathB Symphypleona sp. (order) (Globular springtail) at Holt, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by CathB Gigaspermum repens (Moss) at Holt, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by CathB Phaeoceros sp. at Holt, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by CathB
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Holt, ACT - 17 Sep 2021 by Dora
Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Holt, ACT - 1 May 2021 by CathB
Meyriccia latro (Pyralid moth) at Holt, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by CathB
Ceratopogonidae (family) (Biting Midge) at Holt, ACT - 15 Jan 2021 by CathB
Idaea costaria (White-edged Wave) at Holt, ACT - 15 Jan 2021 by CathB
Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Holt, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by CathB
Paraphilaeus daemeli (Daemel's Jumper) at Holt, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by CathB
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Holt, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Jubeyjubes
Linaria pelisseriana (Pelisser's Toadflax) at Holt, ACT - 5 Oct 2020 by Jubeyjubes
Hypogastrura sp. (genus) (A Springtail) at Holt, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by CathB
Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at Holt, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by CathB
Symphypleona sp. (order) (Globular springtail) at Holt, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by CathB
Gigaspermum repens (Moss) at Holt, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by CathB
Phaeoceros sp. at Holt, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by CathB

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 4 Oct 2021 03:28 PM Recorded on
  • CathB Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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