Australiphthiria hilaris

Slender Bee Fly at Booth, ACT

Australiphthiria hilaris at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022
Australiphthiria hilaris at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022
Australiphthiria hilaris at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Australiphthiria hilaris 16 Aug 2022 MichaelMulvaney
Australiphthiria hilaris 11 Jan 2022 michaelb
Microseris walteri 2 Jan 2022 JaneR

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User's notes

Quite common on this hillside. There is no menu option for Microseris sp, so M. walteri was chosen.

3 comments

Tapirlord wrote:
   2 Jan 2022
It would be M.lanceolata at this altitude. But I think this is actually a catsear, without leaves I can't say much.
michaelb wrote:
   11 Jan 2022
Let's change the subject & ID the fly.
JaneR wrote:
   11 Jan 2022
Seems sensible to me. Plus a useful lesson to me in recording more comprehensive information on species ID.
Thanks for fly ID

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Plantago sp. (Plantain) at Booth, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by RAllen
Celmisia tomentella (Common Snow Daisy) at Booth, ACT - 2 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Carex inversa (Knob Sedge) at Booth, ACT - 2 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
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Brachyscome decipiens (Field Daisy) at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
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Hakea microcarpa (Small-fruit Hakea) at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by JaneR
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Pelargonium australe (Austral Stork's-bill) at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by JaneR
Trifolium repens (White Clover) at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by JaneR
Carex gaudichaudiana (Fen Sedge) at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by JaneR
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Marchantia sp. (genus) (A Liverwort) at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by JaneR
Lobelia pedunculata (Matted Pratia) at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by JaneR
Montia australasica (White Purslane) at Booth, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by JaneR
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Brachyscome graminea (Grass Daisy) at Booth, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by KL
Lotus corniculatus (Birds-Foot Trefoil) at Booth, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by KL
Cardamine sp. (Bittercress) at Booth, ACT - 13 Mar 2021 by RAllen
Acripeza reticulata (Mountain Katydid) at Booth, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by RosD
Chrysolopus spectabilis (Botany Bay Weevil) at Booth, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by RosD
Leistomorpha brontoscopa (A concealer moth) at Booth, ACT - 22 Oct 2020 by JohnBundock
Viola betonicifolia (Mountain Violet) at Booth, ACT - 5 Oct 2020 by RobParnell
Cardamine sp. (Bittercress) at Booth, ACT - 29 Sep 2020 by JohnBundock
Brachyscome decipiens (Field Daisy) at Booth, ACT - 29 Sep 2020 by JohnBundock
Brachyscome decipiens (Field Daisy) at Booth, ACT - 29 Sep 2020 by JohnBundock
Dichromodes confluaria (Ceremonial Heath Moth) at Booth, ACT - 31 Oct 2019 by JohnBundock
Chorista australis (Autumn scorpion fly) at Booth, ACT - 11 Mar 2019 by TimL
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Booth, ACT - 26 Jan 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Pollanisus calliceros (A Forester moth (Procidinae)) at Booth, ACT - 26 Jan 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Trachymene humilis subsp. humilis (Alpine Trachymene) at Booth, ACT - 26 Jan 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Sparassidae (family) (A Huntsman Spider) at Booth, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 by HelenCross
Myrtartona coronias (A Forester moth (Procidinae)) at Booth, ACT - 10 Jan 2019 by SWishart
Pasma tasmanica (Two-spotted Grass-skipper) at Booth, ACT - 28 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at Booth, ACT - 24 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii (Woodland Tussock-skink) at Booth, ACT - 29 Nov 2018 by Christine
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Booth, ACT - 29 Nov 2018 by Christine
Oecophoridae provisional group 2 at Booth, ACT - 29 Nov 2018 by Christine
Dichromodes confluaria (Ceremonial Heath Moth) at Booth, ACT - 29 Nov 2018 by Christine
Elateridae sp. (family) (Unidentified click beetle) at Booth, ACT - 13 Nov 2018 by JohnBundock
Dichromodes confluaria (Ceremonial Heath Moth) at Booth, ACT - 12 Nov 2018 by JohnBundock
Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii (Woodland Tussock-skink) at Booth, ACT - 31 Oct 2018 by SWishart
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Booth, ACT - 31 Oct 2018 by SWishart
Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) at Booth, ACT - 24 Feb 2018 by JohnBundock
Hednota megalarcha (A Crambid moth) at Booth, ACT - 24 Feb 2018 by JohnBundock
Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Booth, ACT - 24 Feb 2018 by JohnBundock
Euphrasia collina subsp. paludosa at Booth, ACT - 30 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Choretrum pauciflorum (Dwarf Sour Bush) at Booth, ACT - 30 Dec 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Chrysolarentia (genus) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins

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Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 1 Jan 2022 01:34 PM Recorded on
  • JaneR Recorded by

Additional information

  • 30cm to 1 metre Plant height
  • True In flower

Species information

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