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Harpobittacus australis

Hangingfly at Paddys River, ACT

Harpobittacus australis at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021
Harpobittacus australis at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021
Harpobittacus australis at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021
Harpobittacus australis at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021
Harpobittacus australis at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021
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Identification history

Harpobittacus australis 28 Oct 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Harpobittacus australis 27 Oct 2021 RodDeb

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just caught a Common Bluetail Damselfly must have been hungry. Have listed the Common Bluetail separately.

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Nearby sightings

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Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by RodDeb Cyprinus carpio (Common Carp) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by RodDeb Petroica phoenicea (Flame Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by RodDeb Aquila audax (Wedge-tailed Eagle) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by RodDeb Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2022 by GG Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Paddys River, ACT - 24 Jan 2022 by RodDeb Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Paddys River, ACT - 24 Jan 2022 by RodDeb Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Dec 2021 by RodDeb Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by RodDeb Gallus gallus (Domestic) (Domestic Chicken) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by RodDeb Ephemeroptera (order) (Unidentified Mayfly) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Nov 2021 by RodDeb Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Nov 2021 by RodDeb Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta (Common Evening Primrose) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Oct 2021 by RodDeb Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Oct 2021 by RodDeb Myosotis laxa subsp. caespitosa (Water Forget-me-not) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by RodDeb Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by RodDeb Sanguisorba minor (Salad Burnet, Sheep's Burnet) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by RodDeb Cirsium vulgare (Spear Thistle) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by RodDeb
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by RodDeb
Cyprinus carpio (Common Carp) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by RodDeb
Petroica phoenicea (Flame Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by RodDeb
Aquila audax (Wedge-tailed Eagle) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by RodDeb
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2022 by GG
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Paddys River, ACT - 24 Jan 2022 by RodDeb
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Paddys River, ACT - 24 Jan 2022 by RodDeb
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Dec 2021 by RodDeb
Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by RodDeb
Gallus gallus (Domestic) (Domestic Chicken) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by RodDeb
Ephemeroptera (order) (Unidentified Mayfly) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Nov 2021 by RodDeb
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Nov 2021 by RodDeb
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta (Common Evening Primrose) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Myosotis laxa subsp. caespitosa (Water Forget-me-not) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by RodDeb
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by RodDeb
Sanguisorba minor (Salad Burnet, Sheep's Burnet) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by RodDeb
Cirsium vulgare (Spear Thistle) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by RodDeb

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 27 Oct 2021 12:39 PM Recorded on
  • RodDeb Recorded by

Additional information

  • Common Bluetail Ischnura heterosticta Associated Insect
  • 50mm or larger Animal size

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