Oreixenica orichora

1 Spotted Alpine Xenica at Cotter River, ACT

Oreixenica orichora at Cotter River, ACT - 17 Dec 2021
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Identification history

Oreixenica orichora 13 Jan 2022 SuziBond
Oreixenica orichora 26 Dec 2021 SWishart

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Couldn't get an underside shot. If they were all the same, then there were a few (but not many) of these flying

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Heteronympha cordace (Bright-eyed Brown) at Cotter River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock
Culicidae (family) (A mosquito) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Jan 2021 by Jubeyjubes
Juncus sp. (A Rush) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Jan 2021 by Jubeyjubes
Stylidium sp. (Trigger Plant) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Jan 2021 by Jubeyjubes
Brachyscome scapigera (Tufted Daisy) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Jan 2021 by Jubeyjubes
Leptorhynchos squamatus subsp. alpinus (Scaly Buttons) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Jan 2021 by Jubeyjubes
Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Cotter River, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by MattM
Petroica phoenicea (Flame Robin) at Cotter River, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by trevsci
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Amelora oritropha (Alpine Striped Cape-moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by Christine
Eulamprus tympanum (Southern Water Skink) at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by Christine
Amelora oritropha (Alpine Striped Cape-moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 12 Mar 2020 by JohnBundock
Kosciuscola cognatus (A grasshopper) at Cotter River, ACT - 12 Mar 2020 by Christine
Exoneura sp. (genus) (A reed bee) at Cotter River, ACT - 12 Mar 2020 by Christine
Strepera versicolor (Grey Currawong) at Cotter River, ACT - 12 Mar 2020 by JohnBundock
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Apr 2019 by Christine
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Apr 2019 by Christine
Scolia (Discolia) verticalis (Yellow-headed hairy flower wasp) at Cotter River, ACT - 23 Feb 2019 by JohnBundock
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Tip bug) at Cotter River, ACT - 23 Feb 2019 by JohnBundock
Comesperma retusum (Mountain Milkwort) at Cotter River, ACT - 19 Jan 2018 by MichaelMulvaney
Oreixenica orichora (Spotted Alpine Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 24 Dec 2017 by PeterR
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Mar 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Oreixenica orichora (Spotted Alpine Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Mar 2017 by MatthewFrawley

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  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 17 Dec 2021 11:31 AM Recorded on
  • SWishart Recorded by

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  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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