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Tachyglossus aculeatus

Short-beaked Echidna at Forde, ACT

Tachyglossus aculeatus at Forde, ACT - 20 Sep 2019
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Identification history

Tachyglossus aculeatus 20 Mar 2022 DonFletcher
Tachyglossus aculeatus 19 Mar 2022 JimL

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Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Forde, ACT - 15 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Forde, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Perala viridis (Spring buzzer) at Forde, ACT - 5 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston Uperoleia laevigata (Smooth Toadlet) at Forde, ACT - 18 Sep 2021 by AndrewCB Eucalyptus sp. (A gum tree) at Forde, ACT - 7 May 2021 by Dominique Sandalodes superbus (Ludicra Jumping Spider) at Forde, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by Roger Tamopsis fickerti (Two-tailed spider) at Forde, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by Roger Cyneoterpna wilsoni (Cyneoterpna wilsoni) at Forde, ACT - 27 Oct 2020 by DPRees125 Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Forde, ACT - 25 Oct 2020 by trevsci Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 22 Oct 2020 by Kurt Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by abread111 Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Forde, ACT - 13 Jun 2020 by tom.tomward@gmail.com Bettongia gaimardi (Southern Bettong) at Forde, ACT - 20 Apr 2019 by Cricket Comptosia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Forde, ACT - 3 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Elatine gratioloides (Waterwort) at Forde, ACT - 24 Feb 2019 by RWPurdie Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Amorbus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Tip bug) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Gratiola pumilo (A brooklime) at Forde, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by RWPurdie Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Forde, ACT - 27 Jan 2019 by JohnBundock Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Forde, ACT - 7 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Forde, ACT - 6 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock Notamacropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Forde, ACT - 17 Aug 2018 by Alison Milton Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Forde, ACT - 14 Aug 2018 by SWishart Crinia signifera (Common Eastern Froglet) at Forde, ACT - 14 Aug 2018 by SWishart Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 17 Jul 2018 by Mothy Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 5 Jul 2018 by CedricBear Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 8 Oct 2017 by JasonC Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Forde, ACT - 22 Oct 2016 by CedricBear
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Forde, ACT - 15 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Forde, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Perala viridis (Spring buzzer) at Forde, ACT - 5 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Uperoleia laevigata (Smooth Toadlet) at Forde, ACT - 18 Sep 2021 by AndrewCB
Eucalyptus sp. (A gum tree) at Forde, ACT - 7 May 2021 by Dominique
Sandalodes superbus (Ludicra Jumping Spider) at Forde, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by Roger
Tamopsis fickerti (Two-tailed spider) at Forde, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by Roger
Cyneoterpna wilsoni (Cyneoterpna wilsoni) at Forde, ACT - 27 Oct 2020 by DPRees125
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Forde, ACT - 25 Oct 2020 by trevsci
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 22 Oct 2020 by Kurt
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by abread111
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Forde, ACT - 13 Jun 2020 by tom.tomward@gmail.com
Bettongia gaimardi (Southern Bettong) at Forde, ACT - 20 Apr 2019 by Cricket
Comptosia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Forde, ACT - 3 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Elatine gratioloides (Waterwort) at Forde, ACT - 24 Feb 2019 by RWPurdie
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Tip bug) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Gratiola pumilo (A brooklime) at Forde, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by RWPurdie
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Forde, ACT - 27 Jan 2019 by JohnBundock
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Forde, ACT - 7 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Forde, ACT - 6 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Notamacropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Forde, ACT - 17 Aug 2018 by Alison Milton
Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Forde, ACT - 14 Aug 2018 by SWishart
Crinia signifera (Common Eastern Froglet) at Forde, ACT - 14 Aug 2018 by SWishart
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 17 Jul 2018 by Mothy
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 5 Jul 2018 by CedricBear
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Forde, ACT - 8 Oct 2017 by JasonC
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Forde, ACT - 22 Oct 2016 by CedricBear

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 20 Sep 2019 08:51 PM Recorded on
  • JimL Recorded by

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