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Steganopsis melanogaster

A lauxaniid fly at Aranda, ACT

Steganopsis melanogaster at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022
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Identification history

Steganopsis melanogaster 8 Apr 2022 GregD
Acalyptrate fly 8 Apr 2022 RogerF
Unidentified 7 Apr 2022 CathB

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Cladia sp. (genus) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton Jotus auripes (Jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton Aphaenogaster longiceps (Funnel ant) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton Russula sp. (Russula) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton Zenarge turneri (Cypress pine sawfly) at Aranda, ACT - 4 May 2022 by AlisonMilton Celaenia excavata (Bird-dropping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by CathB Zenarge turneri (Cypress pine sawfly) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by CathB Argyrodes sp. (genus) (Dew-drop spider) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB Argyrodes sp. (genus) (Dew-drop spider) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB Oxythecta hieroglyphica (A scat moth) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB Thynninae (subfamily) (Smooth flower wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB Agriomyia sp. (genus) (Yellow flower wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB Opodiphthera eucalypti (Emperor Gum Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Feb 2022 by CathB Chrysopilus sp. (genus) (A snipe fly) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Roger Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Dec 2021 by drakes Melobasis propinqua (Propinqua jewel beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Oct 2021 by Harrisi
Cladia sp. (genus) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton
Jotus auripes (Jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton
Aphaenogaster longiceps (Funnel ant) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton
Russula sp. (Russula) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton
zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Aranda, ACT - 5 May 2022 by AlisonMilton
Zenarge turneri (Cypress pine sawfly) at Aranda, ACT - 4 May 2022 by AlisonMilton
Celaenia excavata (Bird-dropping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by CathB
Zenarge turneri (Cypress pine sawfly) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by CathB
Argyrodes sp. (genus) (Dew-drop spider) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB
Argyrodes sp. (genus) (Dew-drop spider) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB
Oxythecta hieroglyphica (A scat moth) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB
Thynninae (subfamily) (Smooth flower wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB
Agriomyia sp. (genus) (Yellow flower wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Apr 2022 by CathB
Opodiphthera eucalypti (Emperor Gum Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Feb 2022 by CathB
Chrysopilus sp. (genus) (A snipe fly) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Roger
Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Dec 2021 by drakes
Melobasis propinqua (Propinqua jewel beetle) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Oct 2021 by Harrisi

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 2 Apr 2022 03:21 PM Recorded on
  • CathB Recorded by

Additional information

  • Lomandra Associated plant
  • Less than 5mm Animal size

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