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Austroscolia soror

Blue Flower Wasp at Greenway, ACT

Austroscolia soror at Greenway, ACT - 9 Mar 2022
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Identification history

Austroscolia soror 10 Mar 2022 Birdy
Austroscolia soror 10 Mar 2022 SandraH

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Insect was dead, but the irridescent blue caught my eye

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Nearby sightings

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Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Greenway, ACT - 13 May 2022 by RodDeb Phragmidium violaceum (Blackberry Leaf Rust Fungus) at Greenway, ACT - 3 Apr 2022 by Darren308 Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Greenway, ACT - 26 Feb 2022 by RodDeb Hesthesis sp. (genus) (Wasp-mimic longicorn beetle) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Nov 2018 by LukeMcElhinney Merops ornatus (Rainbow Bee-eater) at Greenway, ACT - 3 Nov 2018 by MatthewFrawley Leucopogon attenuatus (Small leaved beard heath) at Greenway, ACT - 17 Jul 2018 by michaelb Callitris endlicheri (Black Cypress Pine) at Greenway, ACT - 17 Jul 2018 by michaelb Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Greenway, ACT - 24 Jan 2018 by RodDeb Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Greenway, ACT - 29 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley Bertya rosmarinifolia (Rosemary Bertya) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Oct 2017 by michaelb Daviesia mimosoides (Bitter Pea) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Oct 2017 by michaelb Asperula ambleia (Stiff woodruff) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Oct 2017 by michaelb Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Greenway, ACT - 23 Feb 2017 by michaelb Cymbopogon refractus (Barbed-wire Grass) at Greenway, ACT - 12 Jan 2017 by michaelb Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Greenway, ACT - 12 Jan 2017 by michaelb Eupoecila australasiae (Fiddler Beetle) at Greenway, ACT - 12 Jan 2017 by michaelb Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Greenway, ACT - 12 Jan 2017 by michaelb Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta (Common Evening Primrose) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Jan 2015 by RyuCallaway Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Greenway, ACT - 13 Oct 2014 by michaelb Discaria pubescens (Australian Anchor Plant) at Greenway, ACT - 24 May 2014 by michaelb Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Greenway, ACT - 14 Nov 2006 by michaelb
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Greenway, ACT - 13 May 2022 by RodDeb
Phragmidium violaceum (Blackberry Leaf Rust Fungus) at Greenway, ACT - 3 Apr 2022 by Darren308
Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Greenway, ACT - 26 Feb 2022 by RodDeb
Hesthesis sp. (genus) (Wasp-mimic longicorn beetle) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Nov 2018 by LukeMcElhinney
Merops ornatus (Rainbow Bee-eater) at Greenway, ACT - 3 Nov 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Leucopogon attenuatus (Small leaved beard heath) at Greenway, ACT - 17 Jul 2018 by michaelb
Callitris endlicheri (Black Cypress Pine) at Greenway, ACT - 17 Jul 2018 by michaelb
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Greenway, ACT - 24 Jan 2018 by RodDeb
Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Greenway, ACT - 29 Oct 2017 by MatthewFrawley
Bertya rosmarinifolia (Rosemary Bertya) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Daviesia mimosoides (Bitter Pea) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Asperula ambleia (Stiff woodruff) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Greenway, ACT - 23 Feb 2017 by michaelb
Cymbopogon refractus (Barbed-wire Grass) at Greenway, ACT - 12 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Greenway, ACT - 12 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Eupoecila australasiae (Fiddler Beetle) at Greenway, ACT - 12 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Greenway, ACT - 12 Jan 2017 by michaelb
Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta (Common Evening Primrose) at Greenway, ACT - 15 Jan 2015 by RyuCallaway
Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Greenway, ACT - 13 Oct 2014 by michaelb
Discaria pubescens (Australian Anchor Plant) at Greenway, ACT - 24 May 2014 by michaelb
Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Greenway, ACT - 14 Nov 2006 by michaelb

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 9 Mar 2022 10:18 AM Recorded on
  • SandraH Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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