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Merimnetes oblongus

Radiata pine shoot weevil at Bruce, ACT

Merimnetes oblongus at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021
Merimnetes oblongus at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021
Merimnetes oblongus at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021
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Merimnetes oblongus 30 Dec 2021 AlisonMilton

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Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Eurepa marginipennis (Mottled bush cricket) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Eristalinus punctulatus (Golden Native Drone Fly) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Geometridae (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Geometer moths) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Hypocisseis suturalis (Cherry Ballart Jewel Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Mordella dumbrelli (Dumbrell's Pintail Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Eristalinus punctulatus (Golden Native Drone Fly) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Araneidae sp. (family) (Orb weaver) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Paropsisterna fastidiosa (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Commius elegans (Cherry Ballart Shield Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Nacaduba biocellata (Two-spotted Line-Blue) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Neoaratus hercules (Robber fly) at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Asthenoptycha sphaltica and nearby species at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Platybrachys decemmacula (Green-faced gum hopper) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton Eutrichopidia latinus (Yellow-banded Day-moth) at Bruce, ACT - 11 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton Eurymeloides bicincta (Gumtree hopper) at Bruce, ACT - 10 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton Paropsisterna decolorata (A Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 10 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton Leptotarsus (Macromastix) costalis (Common Brown Crane Fly) at Bruce, ACT - 10 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 10 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton Melobasis thoracica (A jewel beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 15 Sep 2021 by Harrisi Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Bruce, ACT - 2 Dec 2020 by MattFox
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Eurepa marginipennis (Mottled bush cricket) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Eristalinus punctulatus (Golden Native Drone Fly) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Geometridae (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Geometer moths) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Hypocisseis suturalis (Cherry Ballart Jewel Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Mordella dumbrelli (Dumbrell's Pintail Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Eristalinus punctulatus (Golden Native Drone Fly) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Araneidae sp. (family) (Orb weaver) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Paropsisterna fastidiosa (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Commius elegans (Cherry Ballart Shield Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Nacaduba biocellata (Two-spotted Line-Blue) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Neoaratus hercules (Robber fly) at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Asthenoptycha sphaltica and nearby species at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Bruce, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Platybrachys decemmacula (Green-faced gum hopper) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by AlisonMilton
Eutrichopidia latinus (Yellow-banded Day-moth) at Bruce, ACT - 11 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton
Eurymeloides bicincta (Gumtree hopper) at Bruce, ACT - 10 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton
Paropsisterna decolorata (A Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 10 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton
Leptotarsus (Macromastix) costalis (Common Brown Crane Fly) at Bruce, ACT - 10 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton
Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 10 Nov 2021 by AlisonMilton
Melobasis thoracica (A jewel beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 15 Sep 2021 by Harrisi
Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Bruce, ACT - 2 Dec 2020 by MattFox

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Minor Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 4 Abundance
  • 14 Dec 2021 11:04 AM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by

Additional information

  • Eucalyptus Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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