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Leioproctus sp. (genus)

Plaster bee at Cook, ACT

Leioproctus sp. (genus) at Cook, ACT - 5 Feb 2022
Leioproctus sp. (genus) at Cook, ACT - 5 Feb 2022
Leioproctus sp. (genus) at Cook, ACT - 5 Feb 2022
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Identification history

Leioproctus sp. (genus) 6 Feb 2022 michael.batley
Unidentified 6 Feb 2022 Tammy

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It was about the same size as the European bees but much darker.

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Nearby sightings

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Oxycanus dirempta (Variable Oxycanus) at Cook, ACT - 11 May 2022 by MattFox Orthodera ministralis (Green Mantid) at Cook, ACT - 12 Apr 2022 by dwise Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Cook, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Tammy Megachile sp. (several subgenera) (Resin Bees) at Cook, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Tammy Heteronympha paradelpha (Spotted Brown) at Cook, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Tammy Endoxyla (genus) (Unknown Wood Moth) at Cook, ACT - 31 Dec 2021 by NickiTaws Cosmodes elegans (Green Blotched Moth) at Cook, ACT - 31 Dec 2021 by NickiTaws Luzula densiflora (Dense Wood-rush) at Cook, ACT - 27 Aug 2021 by MattFox Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Cook, ACT - 1 Jun 2021 by MattFox Morethia boulengeri (Boulenger's Skink) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy Miltinus sp. (genus) (Miltinus mydas fly) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy Mordella dumbrelli (Dumbrell's Pintail Beetle) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy Mordella dumbrelli (Dumbrell's Pintail Beetle) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy Megachile sp. (several subgenera) (Resin Bees) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy Amphibolia (Amphibolia) ignorata (A bristle fly) at Cook, ACT - 15 Dec 2020 by Tammy Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Cook, ACT - 15 Dec 2020 by Tammy Scaptia sp. (genus) (March fly) at Cook, ACT - 14 Dec 2020 by Tammy Tharpyna diademata (A crab spider) at Cook, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by MattFox Zoothera lunulata (Bassian Thrush) at Cook, ACT - 12 Apr 2020 by NickiTaws Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Cook, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by NickiTaws Caedicia simplex (Common Garden Katydid) at Cook, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 by NickiTaws Phaneropterinae sp. (subfamily) (Leaf Katydid, Bush Katydid) at Cook, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 by NickiTaws Dendroaeschna conspersa (Wide-faced Darner) at Cook, ACT - 24 Mar 2018 by EmilyS Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Cook, ACT - 23 Nov 2014 by Tammy
Oxycanus dirempta (Variable Oxycanus) at Cook, ACT - 11 May 2022 by MattFox
Orthodera ministralis (Green Mantid) at Cook, ACT - 12 Apr 2022 by dwise
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Cook, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Tammy
Megachile sp. (several subgenera) (Resin Bees) at Cook, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Tammy
Heteronympha paradelpha (Spotted Brown) at Cook, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Tammy
Endoxyla (genus) (Unknown Wood Moth) at Cook, ACT - 31 Dec 2021 by NickiTaws
Cosmodes elegans (Green Blotched Moth) at Cook, ACT - 31 Dec 2021 by NickiTaws
Luzula densiflora (Dense Wood-rush) at Cook, ACT - 27 Aug 2021 by MattFox
Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Cook, ACT - 1 Jun 2021 by MattFox
Morethia boulengeri (Boulenger's Skink) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy
Miltinus sp. (genus) (Miltinus mydas fly) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy
Mordella dumbrelli (Dumbrell's Pintail Beetle) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy
Mordella dumbrelli (Dumbrell's Pintail Beetle) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy
Megachile sp. (several subgenera) (Resin Bees) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2020 by Tammy
Amphibolia (Amphibolia) ignorata (A bristle fly) at Cook, ACT - 15 Dec 2020 by Tammy
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Cook, ACT - 15 Dec 2020 by Tammy
Scaptia sp. (genus) (March fly) at Cook, ACT - 14 Dec 2020 by Tammy
Tharpyna diademata (A crab spider) at Cook, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by MattFox
Zoothera lunulata (Bassian Thrush) at Cook, ACT - 12 Apr 2020 by NickiTaws
Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Cook, ACT - 28 Oct 2019 by NickiTaws
Caedicia simplex (Common Garden Katydid) at Cook, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 by NickiTaws
Phaneropterinae sp. (subfamily) (Leaf Katydid, Bush Katydid) at Cook, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 by NickiTaws
Dendroaeschna conspersa (Wide-faced Darner) at Cook, ACT - 24 Mar 2018 by EmilyS
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Cook, ACT - 23 Nov 2014 by Tammy

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 5 Feb 2022 12:01 PM Recorded on
  • Tammy Recorded by

Additional information

  • European bees Associated Insect
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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