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Lythrum salicaria

Purple Loosestrife at Yarralumla, ACT

Lythrum salicaria at Yarralumla, ACT - 28 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Lythrum salicaria 31 Jan 2022 MichaelMulvaney
Lythrum salicaria 31 Jan 2022 Tapirlord
Unidentified 31 Jan 2022 ConBoekel

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Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Yarralumla, ACT - 3 Feb 2022 by ConBoekel Eristalinus sp. (genus) (A Hover Fly) at Yarralumla, ACT - 2 Feb 2022 by ConBoekel Lipotriches (Austronomia) australica (Lipotriches (Austronomia) australica) at Yarralumla, ACT - 2 Feb 2022 by ConBoekel Lissopimpla excelsa (Orchid dupe wasp, Dusky-winged Ichneumonid) at Yarralumla, ACT - 2 Feb 2022 by ConBoekel Gonipterus scutellatus (Eucalyptus snout beetle, gum tree weevil) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Mutusca brevicornis (A broad-headed bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Fergusonina sp. (genus) (A gallfly) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Verbena incompta (Purpletop) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Holcus lanatus (Yorkshire Fog) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Utetheisa (genus) (A tiger moth) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Eurymeloides adspersa (Gumtree hopper) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Erigeron bonariensis (Flaxleaf Fleabane) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Rattus rattus (Black Rat) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel Arctotheca calendula (Capeweed, Cape Dandelion) at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Ranunculus repens (Creeping Buttercup) at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Yarralumla, ACT - 11 May 2020 by JBrickhill Lythrum salicaria (Purple Loosestrife) at Yarralumla, ACT - 9 Mar 2016 by michaelb Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Yarralumla, ACT - 9 Mar 2016 by michaelb
Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Yarralumla, ACT - 3 Feb 2022 by ConBoekel
Eristalinus sp. (genus) (A Hover Fly) at Yarralumla, ACT - 2 Feb 2022 by ConBoekel
Lipotriches (Austronomia) australica (Lipotriches (Austronomia) australica) at Yarralumla, ACT - 2 Feb 2022 by ConBoekel
Lissopimpla excelsa (Orchid dupe wasp, Dusky-winged Ichneumonid) at Yarralumla, ACT - 2 Feb 2022 by ConBoekel
Gonipterus scutellatus (Eucalyptus snout beetle, gum tree weevil) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Mutusca brevicornis (A broad-headed bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Fergusonina sp. (genus) (A gallfly) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Verbena incompta (Purpletop) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Holcus lanatus (Yorkshire Fog) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Utetheisa (genus) (A tiger moth) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Eurymeloides adspersa (Gumtree hopper) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Erigeron bonariensis (Flaxleaf Fleabane) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Rattus rattus (Black Rat) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Yarralumla, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ConBoekel
Arctotheca calendula (Capeweed, Cape Dandelion) at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Ranunculus repens (Creeping Buttercup) at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Yarralumla, ACT - 11 May 2020 by JBrickhill
Lythrum salicaria (Purple Loosestrife) at Yarralumla, ACT - 9 Mar 2016 by michaelb
Phragmites australis (Common reed) at Yarralumla, ACT - 9 Mar 2016 by michaelb

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 28 Jan 2022 10:30 AM Recorded on
  • ConBoekel Recorded by

Additional information

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

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