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Coryphistes ruricola

Bark-mimicking Grasshopper at Tennent, ACT

Coryphistes ruricola at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2021
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Identification history

Coryphistes ruricola 9 Oct 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Coryphistes ruricola 8 Oct 2021 MatthewFrawley

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Scutellaria humilis (Dwarf Skullcap) at Tennent, ACT - 11 Feb 2022 by JaneR Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Tennent, ACT - 6 Dec 2021 by MB Scopula optivata (Varied Wave) at Tennent, ACT - 5 Nov 2021 by Jek Micromyrtus ciliata (Fringed Heath-myrtle) at Tennent, ACT - 24 Oct 2021 by dgb900 Calytrix tetragona (Common Fringe-myrtle) at Tennent, ACT - 24 Oct 2021 by dgb900 Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Tennent, ACT - 18 Oct 2021 by CathB Acrididae sp. (family) (Unidentified Grasshopper) at Tennent, ACT - 18 Oct 2021 by CathB Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Tennent, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by JohnBundock Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by MatthewFrawley Diplopoda sp. (class) (Unidentified millipede) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by MatthewFrawley Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by MatthewFrawley Thysanotus patersonii (Twining Fringe Lily) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by MatthewFrawley Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Tennent, ACT - 1 Oct 2021 by BrianH Glycine clandestina (Twining glycine) at Tennent, ACT - 1 Oct 2021 by BrianH Austrogomphus guerini (Yellow-striped Hunter) at Tennent, ACT - 10 Nov 2018 by MatthewFrawley Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Tennent, ACT - 21 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Tennent, ACT - 21 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at Tennent, ACT - 2 Sep 2018 by SWishart Pomaderris angustifolia (Pomaderris) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Melobasis propinqua (Propinqua jewel beetle) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Ctenotus taeniolatus (Copper-tailed Skink) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Polyrhachis ammon (Golden-spined Ant, Golden Ant) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley Leucopogon fletcheri subsp. brevisepalus (Twin Flower Beard-Heath) at Tennent, ACT - 28 Aug 2015 by michaelb Cillibus incisus (Darkling Beetle) at Tennent, ACT - 16 Feb 2015 by michaelb Eucalyptus nortonii (Large-flowered Bundy) at Tennent, ACT - 4 Feb 2015 by michaelb Chauliognathus lugubris (Plague Soldier Beetle) at Tennent, ACT - 4 Feb 2015 by michaelb Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Tennent, ACT - 17 Jan 2015 by michaelb Netelia sp. (genus) (An Ichneumon wasp) at Tennent, ACT - 17 Jan 2015 by michaelb Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Tennent, ACT - 11 Jan 2015 by michaelb Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Tennent, ACT - 26 Dec 2014 by michaelb Acacia penninervis var. penninervis (Hickory wattle) at Tennent, ACT - 26 Dec 2014 by michaelb Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Tennent, ACT - 13 Dec 2014 by michaelb Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Tennent, ACT - 3 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Scutellaria humilis (Dwarf Skullcap) at Tennent, ACT - 11 Feb 2022 by JaneR
Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Tennent, ACT - 6 Dec 2021 by MB
Scopula optivata (Varied Wave) at Tennent, ACT - 5 Nov 2021 by Jek
Micromyrtus ciliata (Fringed Heath-myrtle) at Tennent, ACT - 24 Oct 2021 by dgb900
Calytrix tetragona (Common Fringe-myrtle) at Tennent, ACT - 24 Oct 2021 by dgb900
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Tennent, ACT - 18 Oct 2021 by CathB
Acrididae sp. (family) (Unidentified Grasshopper) at Tennent, ACT - 18 Oct 2021 by CathB
Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Tennent, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by JohnBundock
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Diplopoda sp. (class) (Unidentified millipede) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Thysanotus patersonii (Twining Fringe Lily) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Tennent, ACT - 1 Oct 2021 by BrianH
Glycine clandestina (Twining glycine) at Tennent, ACT - 1 Oct 2021 by BrianH
Austrogomphus guerini (Yellow-striped Hunter) at Tennent, ACT - 10 Nov 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Tennent, ACT - 21 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Tennent, ACT - 21 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at Tennent, ACT - 2 Sep 2018 by SWishart
Pomaderris angustifolia (Pomaderris) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Melobasis propinqua (Propinqua jewel beetle) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Ctenotus taeniolatus (Copper-tailed Skink) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Polyrhachis ammon (Golden-spined Ant, Golden Ant) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Tennent, ACT - 7 Sep 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Leucopogon fletcheri subsp. brevisepalus (Twin Flower Beard-Heath) at Tennent, ACT - 28 Aug 2015 by michaelb
Cillibus incisus (Darkling Beetle) at Tennent, ACT - 16 Feb 2015 by michaelb
Eucalyptus nortonii (Large-flowered Bundy) at Tennent, ACT - 4 Feb 2015 by michaelb
Chauliognathus lugubris (Plague Soldier Beetle) at Tennent, ACT - 4 Feb 2015 by michaelb
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Tennent, ACT - 17 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Netelia sp. (genus) (An Ichneumon wasp) at Tennent, ACT - 17 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Tennent, ACT - 11 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Tennent, ACT - 26 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Acacia penninervis var. penninervis (Hickory wattle) at Tennent, ACT - 26 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Tennent, ACT - 13 Dec 2014 by michaelb
Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Tennent, ACT - 3 Dec 2014 by michaelb

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 7 Oct 2021 01:01 PM Recorded on
  • MatthewFrawley Recorded by

Additional information

  • Bursaria spinosa Associated plant
  • 50mm or larger Animal size
  • Unknown Gender

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