ACT NSW ACT Government :: Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council :: Australian Native Plants Society (ANPS) Canberra Region :: Gearys Gap/Wamboin Landcare Group
Home Insects True flies (Diptera) Tangle-vein flies (Nemestrinidae)

Trichophthalma sp. (genus)

Tangle-vein fly at Crooked Corner, NSW

Trichophthalma sp. (genus) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
Trichophthalma sp. (genus) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
Trichophthalma sp. (genus) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022
Request use of media

Identification history

Trichophthalma sp. (genus) 9 Jan 2022 GregD
Trichophthalma sp. (genus) 9 Jan 2022 trevorpreston
Unidentified 8 Jan 2022 trevorpreston

Identify this sighting


Please Login or Register to identify this sighting.

User's notes

Fly about 12mm

1 comment

   9 Jan 2022
Thanks Kim Pullen for the ID.

Please Login or Register to comment.

Nearby sightings

Page 1 of 1 - image sightings only 10 0 10

Juncus sp. (A rush) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock Dichondra repens (Kidney Weed) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Oreomyrrhis eriopoda (Australian Caraway) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Servaea incana (Hoary Servaea) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston Helicoverpa (genus) (A bollworm) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock Leptorhynchos squamatus (Scaly Buttons) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Juncus sp. (A rush) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock
Dichondra repens (Kidney Weed) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Oreomyrrhis eriopoda (Australian Caraway) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Servaea incana (Hoary Servaea) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Helicoverpa (genus) (A bollworm) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by JohnBundock
Leptorhynchos squamatus (Scaly Buttons) at Crooked Corner, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by tpreston

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 8 Jan 2022 11:13 AM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Kangaroo grass Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

Record quality

  • Images or audio
  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
  • Description
  • Additional attributes
1,290,094 sightings of 8,082 species in 1,326 locations from 5,289 members
Proudly Australian made, owned and hosted CCA 3.0 | privacy