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Myrmecia sp. (genus)

Bull ant or Jack Jumper at Paddys River, ACT

Myrmecia sp. (genus) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2022
Myrmecia sp. (genus) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2022
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Myrmecia sp. (genus) 19 Apr 2022 KimberiRP
Unidentified 19 Apr 2022 JohnBundock

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KimberiRP wrote:
   19 Apr 2022
A male.

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Amphipod (order Amphipoda, family Talitridae) (Lawn shrimp, landhopper) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 May 2022 by trevorpreston Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Mar 2022 by Chris Appleton Abantiades sp. (genus) (A Swift or Ghost moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Mar 2022 by SWishart Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by TimL Geitoneura acantha (Ringed Xenica) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Jan 2022 by MatthewFrawley Austroargiolestes icteromelas (Common Flatwing) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Dec 2021 by JohnBundock Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock Chlorocoma carenaria (Veined Emerald) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock Palaeosia bicosta (Two-ribbed Footman) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock Scopula optivata (Varied Wave) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock Prasinocyma semicrocea (Common Gum Emerald moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock Falcunculus frontatus (Crested Shrike-tit) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 May 2021 by JohnBundock Falcunculus frontatus (Crested Shrike-tit) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Apr 2021 by davidcunninghamwildlife Hypoxylon sp. at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Apr 2021 by tpreston Didymoctenia exsuperata (Thick-lined Bark Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Mar 2021 by Harrisi Thallogama undescribed species at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Jan 2021 by JohnBundock Geranium neglectum (Red-stemmed cranesbill) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Dec 2020 by Tapirlord Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by Ct1000 Neosparassus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Badge huntsman) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Nov 2020 by RodDeb Nesoptilotis leucotis (White-eared Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Jun 2020 by RodDeb Chorista australis (Autumn scorpion fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 May 2020 by Christine Persicaria hydropiper (Water Pepper) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Feb 2020 by Thommo17 Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Nov 2019 by RodDeb Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Nov 2019 by RodDeb Stiphidiidae sp. (family) (Platform or Sheetweb spider) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Nov 2019 by RodDeb Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Apr 2019 by Christine Abantiades labyrinthicus (Labyrinthine Ghost Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by JudithRoach Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by regeraghty Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2019 by RodDeb Larentiinae (subfamily) (A geometer moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 14 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock Sandava xylistis (Rusty Snout) at Paddys River, ACT - 14 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Psilosticha mactaria (Large Waved Bark Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Scioglyptis chionomera (Grey Patch Bark Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Nov 2018 by JudithRoach Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Sep 2018 by PeteWoodall Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Sep 2018 by leithallb Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Sep 2018 by Judith Roach Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 May 2018 by RodDeb Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrikethrush) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 May 2018 by RodDeb Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Jan 2018 by SWishart Capusa (genus) (Wedge moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2017 by JudithRoach Myrmecia tarsata (Bull ant or Bulldog ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2017 by JudithRoach Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2017 by RodDeb Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2017 by Philip Arrade destituta (Arrade destituta) at Paddys River, ACT - 24 Nov 2017 by JohnBundock Isopeda sp. (genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Nov 2017 by JohnBundock Lepidoptera unclassified IMMATURE moth at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Oct 2017 by SWishart Ornithorhynchus anatinus (Platypus) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jun 2017 by AlisonMilton Epilobium sp. (A Willow Herb) at Paddys River, ACT - 31 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Nov 2016 by JohnBundock Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by JohnBundock Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Oct 2016 by RyuCallaway Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Aug 2016 by simonstratford Falcunculus frontatus (Crested Shrike-tit) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jul 2016 by JohnBundock Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Feb 2016 by HarveyPerkins Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Jan 2016 by RodDeb Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Nov 2010 by galah681 Uperoleia laevigata (Smooth Toadlet) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Nov 2010 by galah681
Amphipod (order Amphipoda, family Talitridae) (Lawn shrimp, landhopper) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Mar 2022 by Chris Appleton
Abantiades sp. (genus) (A Swift or Ghost moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Mar 2022 by SWishart
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by TimL
Geitoneura acantha (Ringed Xenica) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Jan 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Austroargiolestes icteromelas (Common Flatwing) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Dec 2021 by JohnBundock
Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock
Chlorocoma carenaria (Veined Emerald) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock
Palaeosia bicosta (Two-ribbed Footman) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock
Scopula optivata (Varied Wave) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock
Prasinocyma semicrocea (Common Gum Emerald moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock
Falcunculus frontatus (Crested Shrike-tit) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 May 2021 by JohnBundock
Falcunculus frontatus (Crested Shrike-tit) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Apr 2021 by davidcunninghamwildlife
Hypoxylon sp. at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Didymoctenia exsuperata (Thick-lined Bark Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Mar 2021 by Harrisi
Thallogama undescribed species at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock
Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 30 Jan 2021 by JohnBundock
Geranium neglectum (Red-stemmed cranesbill) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Dec 2020 by Tapirlord
Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 14 Nov 2020 by Ct1000
Neosparassus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Badge huntsman) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Nesoptilotis leucotis (White-eared Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Jun 2020 by RodDeb
Chorista australis (Autumn scorpion fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 May 2020 by Christine
Persicaria hydropiper (Water Pepper) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Feb 2020 by Thommo17
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Nov 2019 by RodDeb
Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Nov 2019 by RodDeb
Stiphidiidae sp. (family) (Platform or Sheetweb spider) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Nov 2019 by RodDeb
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Apr 2019 by Christine
Abantiades labyrinthicus (Labyrinthine Ghost Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by JudithRoach
Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by regeraghty
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2019 by RodDeb
Larentiinae (subfamily) (A geometer moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 14 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Sandava xylistis (Rusty Snout) at Paddys River, ACT - 14 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Psilosticha mactaria (Large Waved Bark Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Scioglyptis chionomera (Grey Patch Bark Moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Nov 2018 by JudithRoach
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Sep 2018 by PeteWoodall
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Sep 2018 by leithallb
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Sep 2018 by Judith Roach
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 May 2018 by RodDeb
Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrikethrush) at Paddys River, ACT - 21 May 2018 by RodDeb
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Paddys River, ACT - 2 Jan 2018 by SWishart
Capusa (genus) (Wedge moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2017 by JudithRoach
Myrmecia tarsata (Bull ant or Bulldog ant) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2017 by JudithRoach
Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Dec 2017 by RodDeb
Eulamprus heatwolei (Yellow-bellied Water Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Nov 2017 by Philip
Arrade destituta (Arrade destituta) at Paddys River, ACT - 24 Nov 2017 by JohnBundock
Isopeda sp. (genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Nov 2017 by JohnBundock
Lepidoptera unclassified IMMATURE moth at Paddys River, ACT - 29 Oct 2017 by SWishart
Ornithorhynchus anatinus (Platypus) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jun 2017 by AlisonMilton
Epilobium sp. (A Willow Herb) at Paddys River, ACT - 31 Dec 2016 by JohnBundock
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Nov 2016 by JohnBundock
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by JohnBundock
Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Oct 2016 by RyuCallaway
Isoodon obesulus obesulus (Southern Brown Bandicoot) at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Aug 2016 by simonstratford
Falcunculus frontatus (Crested Shrike-tit) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jul 2016 by JohnBundock
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Feb 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Jan 2016 by RodDeb
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Nov 2010 by galah681
Uperoleia laevigata (Smooth Toadlet) at Paddys River, ACT - 7 Nov 2010 by galah681

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 18 Apr 2022 02:14 PM Recorded on
  • JohnBundock Recorded by

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  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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