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Pieris rapae

Cabbage White at Weston, ACT

Pieris rapae at Weston, ACT - 17 Jan 2022
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Pieris rapae 18 Jan 2022 SuziBond
Pieris rapae 18 Jan 2022 michaelb
Unidentified 17 Jan 2022 AliceH

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Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Weston, ACT - 11 May 2022 by Amelia Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Weston, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by AndyRoo Indigofera adesmiifolia (Tick Indigo) at Weston, ACT - 12 Feb 2022 by AliceH Sceliphron laetum (Common mud dauber wasp) at Weston, ACT - 12 Feb 2022 by AliceH Neoscleropogon sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Weston, ACT - 9 Feb 2022 by AliceH Sextius virescens (Acacia horned treehopper) at Weston, ACT - 8 Feb 2022 by AliceH Spilosoma (genus) Immature (Tiger moth caterpillar) at Weston, ACT - 7 Feb 2022 by AliceH Dasygnathus trituberculatus (Rhinoceros beetle) at Weston, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by AliceH Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Weston, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by AliceH Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Weston, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by AliceH Belenois java (Caper White) at Weston, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by AliceH Anthela (genus) immature (Unidentified Anthelid Moth) at Weston, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by AliceH Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Weston, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by AliceH Phyllotocus navicularis (Nectar scarab) at Weston, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by AliceH Gminatus australis (Orange assassin bug) at Weston, ACT - 29 Jan 2022 by AliceH Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Weston, ACT - 26 Jan 2022 by AliceH Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) at Weston, ACT - 24 Jan 2022 by AliceH Cyclosa fuliginata (species-group) (An orb weaving spider) at Weston, ACT - 24 Jan 2022 by AliceH Dynastinae (subfamily) (Unidentified rhinoceros or elephant beetle) at Weston, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by BJR Pseudoperga sp. (genus) (Sawfly, Spitfire) at Weston, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by AliceH Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail, Large Citrus Butterfly) at Weston, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by AliceH Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Weston, ACT - 5 Jan 2022 by BJR Scaptia (Scaptia) auriflua (A flower-feeding march fly) at Weston, ACT - 26 Dec 2021 by AliceH Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Weston, ACT - 5 Dec 2021 by AliceH Psychidae (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Weston, ACT - 16 Nov 2021 by AliceH Rhodanthe anthemoides (Chamomile Sunray) at Weston, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by Cpiiroinen Ligustrum lucidum (Large-leaved Privet) at Weston, ACT - 7 Aug 2021 by AliceH Cruentomycena viscidocruenta (Ruby Mycena) at Weston, ACT - 22 Mar 2021 by AliceH Solanum triflorum (Three-flowered Nightshade) at Weston, ACT - 19 Mar 2021 by AliceH Eurymeloides pulchra (Gumtree hopper) at Weston, ACT - 19 Mar 2021 by AliceH Viola sp. (Violet) at Weston, ACT - 18 Mar 2021 by AliceH Delias harpalyce (Imperial Jezebel) at Weston, ACT - 17 Mar 2021 by AliceH Hippotion scrofa (Coprosma Hawk Moth) at Weston, ACT - 13 Mar 2021 by AliceH Callistemon sp. (A Bottlebrush) at Weston, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by AliceH Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Weston, ACT - 7 Jan 2021 by AliceH Haloragis heterophylla (Variable raspwort) at Weston, ACT - 31 Dec 2020 by AliceH Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Weston, ACT - 31 Dec 2020 by AliceH Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Weston, ACT - 31 Dec 2020 by AliceH Epicoma contristis (Yellow-spotted Epicoma Moth) at Weston, ACT - 31 Dec 2020 by AliceH Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Weston, ACT - 27 Dec 2020 by AliceH Epilobium billardiereanum subsp. cinereum (Hairy Willow Herb) at Weston, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by AliceH Eucalyptus bridgesiana (Apple Box) at Weston, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by AliceH Euphorbia dallachyana (Mat Spurge, Caustic Weed) at Weston, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by AliceH Eucalyptus globulus subsp. bicostata (Southern Blue Gum, Eurabbie) at Weston, ACT - 4 Dec 2020 by AliceH Dichondra repens (Kidney Weed) at Weston, ACT - 3 Dec 2020 by AliceH Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Weston, ACT - 2 Dec 2020 by AliceH Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Weston, ACT - 1 Dec 2020 by AliceH Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Weston, ACT - 30 Nov 2020 by AliceH Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Weston, ACT - 30 Nov 2020 by AliceH Porrostoma sp. (genus) (Lycid, Net-winged beetle) at Weston, ACT - 27 Nov 2020 by AliceH Megachile lucidiventris (Resin bee, Megachilid bee) at Weston, ACT - 27 Nov 2020 by AliceH Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Weston, ACT - 26 Nov 2020 by AliceH Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Weston, ACT - 23 Nov 2020 by AliceH Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Weston, ACT - 16 Nov 2020 by AliceH Euchiton involucratus (Star Cudweed) at Weston, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by AliceH Cymbonotus sp. (preissianus or lawsonianus) (Bears Ears) at Weston, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by AliceH Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Weston, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by AliceH Rumex acetosella (Sheep Sorrel) at Weston, ACT - 31 Oct 2020 by AliceH Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Weston, ACT - 26 Oct 2020 by AliceH Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Weston, ACT - 25 Oct 2020 by AliceH Anthela ocellata (Eyespot Anthelid moth) at Weston, ACT - 11 Oct 2020 by AliceH Belenois java (Caper White) at Weston, ACT - 11 Oct 2020 by AliceH Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Weston, ACT - 4 Oct 2020 by AliceH Isolepis sp. (Club-rush) at Weston, ACT - 3 Oct 2020 by AliceH Carex inversa (Knob Sedge) at Weston, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by AliceH Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Weston, ACT - 21 Sep 2020 by AliceH Cardamine flexuosa (Wavy Bitter Cress) at Weston, ACT - 17 Sep 2020 by AliceH Crassula sieberiana (Austral Crassula) at Weston, ACT - 10 Sep 2020 by AliceH Aphanes arvensis (Parsley Piert) at Weston, ACT - 8 Sep 2020 by AliceH Asparagus officinalis (Asparagus) at Weston, ACT - 3 Sep 2020 by AliceH Lepidium africanum (Common Peppercress) at Weston, ACT - 3 Sep 2020 by AliceH Melangyna viridiceps (Hover fly) at Weston, ACT - 1 Sep 2020 by AliceH Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Weston, ACT - 31 Aug 2020 by AliceH Daviesia leptophylla (Slender Bitter Pea) at Weston, ACT - 23 Aug 2020 by AliceH Zantedeschia aethiopica (Arum Lily) at Weston, ACT - 23 Aug 2020 by AliceH Geastrum tenuipes (An earthstar) at Weston, ACT - 22 Aug 2020 by AliceH Hepialidae sp. (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Swift or Ghost Moth) at Weston, ACT - 22 Aug 2020 by AliceH Noctuidae (family) (A cutworm or owlet moth) at Weston, ACT - 22 Aug 2020 by AliceH Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Weston, ACT - 15 Aug 2020 by AliceH Viola odorata (Sweet Violet, Common Violet) at Weston, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by AliceH Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Weston, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by AliceH Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Weston, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by AliceH Geranium sp. (Geranium) at Weston, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by AliceH Capsella bursa-pastoris (Shepherd's Purse) at Weston, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by AliceH Cardamine flexuosa (Wavy Bitter Cress) at Weston, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by AliceH Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Weston, ACT - 1 Aug 2020 by AliceH Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Weston, ACT - 20 Jul 2020 by AliceH Cotula australis (Common Cotula, Carrot Weed) at Weston, ACT - 29 Jun 2020 by AliceH Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Weston, ACT - 17 May 2020 by AliceH zz coralloid at Weston, ACT - 5 May 2020 by AliceH Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Weston, ACT - 8 Apr 2020 by AliceH Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Weston, ACT - 7 Apr 2020 by AliceH Fulgoroidea sp. (superfamily) (Unidentified fulgoroid planthopper) at Weston, ACT - 2 Apr 2020 by AliceH Medicago sativa (Lucerne, Alfalfa) at Weston, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by AliceH Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Weston, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AliceH Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at Weston, ACT - 10 Feb 2020 by AliceH Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Weston, ACT - 9 Feb 2020 by AliceH Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Weston, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by AliceH Chalcopteroides columbinus (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Weston, ACT - 2 Feb 2020 by AliceH Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Weston, ACT - 30 Jan 2020 by AliceH
Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Weston, ACT - 11 May 2022 by Amelia
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Weston, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by AndyRoo
Indigofera adesmiifolia (Tick Indigo) at Weston, ACT - 12 Feb 2022 by AliceH
Sceliphron laetum (Common mud dauber wasp) at Weston, ACT - 12 Feb 2022 by AliceH
Neoscleropogon sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Weston, ACT - 9 Feb 2022 by AliceH
Sextius virescens (Acacia horned treehopper) at Weston, ACT - 8 Feb 2022 by AliceH
Spilosoma (genus) Immature (Tiger moth caterpillar) at Weston, ACT - 7 Feb 2022 by AliceH
Dasygnathus trituberculatus (Rhinoceros beetle) at Weston, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by AliceH
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Weston, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by AliceH
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Weston, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by AliceH
Belenois java (Caper White) at Weston, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Anthela (genus) immature (Unidentified Anthelid Moth) at Weston, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Weston, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Phyllotocus navicularis (Nectar scarab) at Weston, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Gminatus australis (Orange assassin bug) at Weston, ACT - 29 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Weston, ACT - 26 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) at Weston, ACT - 24 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Cyclosa fuliginata (species-group) (An orb weaving spider) at Weston, ACT - 24 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Dynastinae (subfamily) (Unidentified rhinoceros or elephant beetle) at Weston, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by BJR
Pseudoperga sp. (genus) (Sawfly, Spitfire) at Weston, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail, Large Citrus Butterfly) at Weston, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by AliceH
Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Weston, ACT - 5 Jan 2022 by BJR
Scaptia (Scaptia) auriflua (A flower-feeding march fly) at Weston, ACT - 26 Dec 2021 by AliceH
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Weston, ACT - 5 Dec 2021 by AliceH
Psychidae (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Weston, ACT - 16 Nov 2021 by AliceH
Rhodanthe anthemoides (Chamomile Sunray) at Weston, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by Cpiiroinen
Ligustrum lucidum (Large-leaved Privet) at Weston, ACT - 7 Aug 2021 by AliceH
Cruentomycena viscidocruenta (Ruby Mycena) at Weston, ACT - 22 Mar 2021 by AliceH
Solanum triflorum (Three-flowered Nightshade) at Weston, ACT - 19 Mar 2021 by AliceH
Eurymeloides pulchra (Gumtree hopper) at Weston, ACT - 19 Mar 2021 by AliceH
Viola sp. (Violet) at Weston, ACT - 18 Mar 2021 by AliceH
Delias harpalyce (Imperial Jezebel) at Weston, ACT - 17 Mar 2021 by AliceH
Hippotion scrofa (Coprosma Hawk Moth) at Weston, ACT - 13 Mar 2021 by AliceH
Callistemon sp. (A Bottlebrush) at Weston, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by AliceH
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Weston, ACT - 7 Jan 2021 by AliceH
Haloragis heterophylla (Variable raspwort) at Weston, ACT - 31 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Weston, ACT - 31 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Weston, ACT - 31 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Epicoma contristis (Yellow-spotted Epicoma Moth) at Weston, ACT - 31 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Weston, ACT - 27 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Epilobium billardiereanum subsp. cinereum (Hairy Willow Herb) at Weston, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Eucalyptus bridgesiana (Apple Box) at Weston, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Euphorbia dallachyana (Mat Spurge, Caustic Weed) at Weston, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Eucalyptus globulus subsp. bicostata (Southern Blue Gum, Eurabbie) at Weston, ACT - 4 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Dichondra repens (Kidney Weed) at Weston, ACT - 3 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Weston, ACT - 2 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Weston, ACT - 1 Dec 2020 by AliceH
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Weston, ACT - 30 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Platybrachys sp. (genus) (A gum hopper) at Weston, ACT - 30 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Porrostoma sp. (genus) (Lycid, Net-winged beetle) at Weston, ACT - 27 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Megachile lucidiventris (Resin bee, Megachilid bee) at Weston, ACT - 27 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Weston, ACT - 26 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Weston, ACT - 23 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Weston, ACT - 16 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Euchiton involucratus (Star Cudweed) at Weston, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Cymbonotus sp. (preissianus or lawsonianus) (Bears Ears) at Weston, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Weston, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by AliceH
Rumex acetosella (Sheep Sorrel) at Weston, ACT - 31 Oct 2020 by AliceH
Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Weston, ACT - 26 Oct 2020 by AliceH
Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Weston, ACT - 25 Oct 2020 by AliceH
Anthela ocellata (Eyespot Anthelid moth) at Weston, ACT - 11 Oct 2020 by AliceH
Belenois java (Caper White) at Weston, ACT - 11 Oct 2020 by AliceH
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Weston, ACT - 4 Oct 2020 by AliceH
Isolepis sp. (Club-rush) at Weston, ACT - 3 Oct 2020 by AliceH
Carex inversa (Knob Sedge) at Weston, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by AliceH
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Weston, ACT - 21 Sep 2020 by AliceH
Cardamine flexuosa (Wavy Bitter Cress) at Weston, ACT - 17 Sep 2020 by AliceH
Crassula sieberiana (Austral Crassula) at Weston, ACT - 10 Sep 2020 by AliceH
Aphanes arvensis (Parsley Piert) at Weston, ACT - 8 Sep 2020 by AliceH
Asparagus officinalis (Asparagus) at Weston, ACT - 3 Sep 2020 by AliceH
Lepidium africanum (Common Peppercress) at Weston, ACT - 3 Sep 2020 by AliceH
Melangyna viridiceps (Hover fly) at Weston, ACT - 1 Sep 2020 by AliceH
Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Weston, ACT - 31 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Daviesia leptophylla (Slender Bitter Pea) at Weston, ACT - 23 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Zantedeschia aethiopica (Arum Lily) at Weston, ACT - 23 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Geastrum tenuipes (An earthstar) at Weston, ACT - 22 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Hepialidae sp. (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Swift or Ghost Moth) at Weston, ACT - 22 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Noctuidae (family) (A cutworm or owlet moth) at Weston, ACT - 22 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Weston, ACT - 15 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Viola odorata (Sweet Violet, Common Violet) at Weston, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Weston, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Weston, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Geranium sp. (Geranium) at Weston, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Capsella bursa-pastoris (Shepherd's Purse) at Weston, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Cardamine flexuosa (Wavy Bitter Cress) at Weston, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Weston, ACT - 1 Aug 2020 by AliceH
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Weston, ACT - 20 Jul 2020 by AliceH
Cotula australis (Common Cotula, Carrot Weed) at Weston, ACT - 29 Jun 2020 by AliceH
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Weston, ACT - 17 May 2020 by AliceH
zz coralloid at Weston, ACT - 5 May 2020 by AliceH
Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Weston, ACT - 8 Apr 2020 by AliceH
Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Weston, ACT - 7 Apr 2020 by AliceH
Fulgoroidea sp. (superfamily) (Unidentified fulgoroid planthopper) at Weston, ACT - 2 Apr 2020 by AliceH
Medicago sativa (Lucerne, Alfalfa) at Weston, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by AliceH
Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Weston, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AliceH
Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at Weston, ACT - 10 Feb 2020 by AliceH
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Weston, ACT - 9 Feb 2020 by AliceH
Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Weston, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by AliceH
Chalcopteroides columbinus (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Weston, ACT - 2 Feb 2020 by AliceH
Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Weston, ACT - 30 Jan 2020 by AliceH

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 17 Jan 2022 07:46 AM Recorded on
  • AliceH Recorded by

Additional information

  • plantago lanceolata Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender

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