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Oxycanus (genus)

Unidentified Oxycanus moths at Aranda, ACT

Oxycanus (genus) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Apr 2022
Oxycanus (genus) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Apr 2022
Oxycanus (genus) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Apr 2022
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Oxycanus (genus) 21 Apr 2022 donhe
Oxycanus (genus) 21 Apr 2022 ibaird
Unidentified 21 Apr 2022 KMcCue

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ibaird wrote:
   21 Apr 2022
A look at the antennae under magnification (first image) suggests its a female O. australis.

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Microdes villosata (Distorted Carpet) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Jun 2022 by KMcCue Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 22 May 2022 by KMcCue Steatoda capensis (South African cupboard spider) at Aranda, ACT - 18 May 2022 by KMcCue Oudemansiella 'radicata group' (Rooting shank) at Aranda, ACT - 13 May 2022 by KMcCue Leratiomcyes ceres (Red Woodchip Fungus) at Aranda, ACT - 1 May 2022 by KMcCue Poecilasthena thalassias (Larentiinae) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Apr 2022 by KMcCue Halone sinuata (Rock Lichen Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Apr 2022 by KMcCue Euops sp. (genus) (A leaf-rolling weevil) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by KMcCue Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2022 by KMcCue Cryptachaea veruculata (Diamondback comb-footed spider) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2022 by KMcCue Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by KMcCue Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by KMcCue Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Aranda, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by KMcCue Thallarcha albicollis (Crossed Footman) at Aranda, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by KMcCue Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Feb 2022 by KMcCue Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by KMcCue Austrosciapus connexus (Green long-legged fly) at Aranda, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Geometridae (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Geometer moths) at Aranda, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Aranda, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Illeis galbula (Fungus-eating Ladybird) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Stenocotis depressa (Leafhopper) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Platycoris rotundatus (A shield bug) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Apricia jovialis (Jovial jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by KMcCue Cicadidae sp. (family) (Unidentified cicada) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Dec 2021 by KMcCue Epidesmia chilonaria (Golden-winged Epidesmia) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by KMcCue Cycloctenus sp. (genus) (Scuttling Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by KMcCue Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Dec 2021 by KMcCue Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by KMcCue Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by KMcCue Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2021 by KMcCue Malva neglecta (Dwarf Mallow) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2021 by KMcCue Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Nov 2021 by KMcCue Cryptachaea veruculata (Diamondback comb-footed spider) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Nov 2021 by KMcCue Conoeca guildingi (A case moth) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Nov 2021 by KMcCue Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Nov 2021 by KMcCue Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Aranda, ACT - 26 Oct 2021 by KMcCue Helpis minitabunda (Threatening jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by KMcCue Leistomorpha brontoscopa (A concealer moth) at Aranda, ACT - 18 Sep 2021 by KMcCue Hemiergis talbingoensis (Three-toed Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by KMcCue Sylvicola dubius (Wood-gnat) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Sep 2021 by KMcCue Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Sep 2021 by KMcCue Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Aranda, ACT - 3 May 2021 by KMcCue Osmylidae sp. (family) (Osmylid lacewing) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Apr 2021 by KMcCue Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Apr 2021 by KMcCue Oecophoridae (family) (Unidentified Oecophorid concealer moth) at Aranda, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by KMcCue Cryptachaea veruculata (Diamondback comb-footed spider) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by KMcCue Meritastis pyrosemana (A Tortricid moth) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by KMcCue Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue Fergusonina sp. (genus) (A gallfly) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue Asthenoptycha sphaltica and nearby species at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue Lepidoptera unclassified ADULT moth at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Mar 2021 by KMcCue Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 27 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Psilosticha absorpta (Fine-waved Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister or Frilled Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Hellula hydralis (Cabbage Centre Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Pholcus phalangioides (Daddy-long-legs spider) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Feb 2021 by KMcCue Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Aranda, ACT - 31 Jan 2021 by KMcCue Nacoleia mesochlora (Pied Crambid) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Jan 2021 by KMcCue Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Aranda, ACT - 26 Jan 2021 by KMcCue Apricia jovialis (Jovial jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 13 Jan 2021 by KMcCue Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Aranda, ACT - 18 Dec 2020 by KMcCue Neumichtis nigerrima (Black Turnip Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by KMcCue Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by KMcCue Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Oct 2020 by KMcCue Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Aranda, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by KMcCue Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Sep 2020 by KMcCue Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Aranda, ACT - 31 May 2020 by KMcCue Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Aranda, ACT - 3 May 2020 by KMcCue Helpis minitabunda (Threatening jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Dec 2019 by KMcCue Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Dec 2019 by KMcCue Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Dec 2019 by KMcCue Nola vernalis (Dagger Tuft Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by KMcCue Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Mar 2019 by KMcCue Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2018 by KMcCue Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2018 by KMcCue Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Aranda, ACT - 13 Feb 2017 by KMcCue Hyalarcta nigrescens (Ribbed Case Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 30 Oct 2016 by KMcCue Scythrops novaehollandiae (Channel-billed Cuckoo) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Dec 2015 by KMcCue Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2012 by KMcCue Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Mar 2012 by KMcCue Pseudoperga sp. (genus) (Sawfly, Spitfire) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Feb 2011 by KMcCue Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Mar 2009 by KMcCue Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Aranda, ACT - 31 Jan 2009 by KMcCue
Microdes villosata (Distorted Carpet) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Jun 2022 by KMcCue
Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 22 May 2022 by KMcCue
Steatoda capensis (South African cupboard spider) at Aranda, ACT - 18 May 2022 by KMcCue
Oudemansiella 'radicata group' (Rooting shank) at Aranda, ACT - 13 May 2022 by KMcCue
Leratiomcyes ceres (Red Woodchip Fungus) at Aranda, ACT - 1 May 2022 by KMcCue
Poecilasthena thalassias (Larentiinae) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Apr 2022 by KMcCue
Halone sinuata (Rock Lichen Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 20 Apr 2022 by KMcCue
Euops sp. (genus) (A leaf-rolling weevil) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Apr 2022 by KMcCue
Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2022 by KMcCue
Cryptachaea veruculata (Diamondback comb-footed spider) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2022 by KMcCue
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by KMcCue
Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by KMcCue
Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Aranda, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by KMcCue
Thallarcha albicollis (Crossed Footman) at Aranda, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by KMcCue
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Feb 2022 by KMcCue
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by KMcCue
Austrosciapus connexus (Green long-legged fly) at Aranda, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Geometridae (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Geometer moths) at Aranda, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Aranda, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Illeis galbula (Fungus-eating Ladybird) at Aranda, ACT - 22 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Stenocotis depressa (Leafhopper) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Platycoris rotundatus (A shield bug) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Apricia jovialis (Jovial jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by KMcCue
Cicadidae sp. (family) (Unidentified cicada) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Dec 2021 by KMcCue
Epidesmia chilonaria (Golden-winged Epidesmia) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by KMcCue
Cycloctenus sp. (genus) (Scuttling Spider) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Dec 2021 by KMcCue
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Dec 2021 by KMcCue
Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by KMcCue
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by KMcCue
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2021 by KMcCue
Malva neglecta (Dwarf Mallow) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Nov 2021 by KMcCue
Lampropholis guichenoti (Common Garden Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Nov 2021 by KMcCue
Cryptachaea veruculata (Diamondback comb-footed spider) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Nov 2021 by KMcCue
Conoeca guildingi (A case moth) at Aranda, ACT - 3 Nov 2021 by KMcCue
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Nov 2021 by KMcCue
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Aranda, ACT - 26 Oct 2021 by KMcCue
Helpis minitabunda (Threatening jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 26 Sep 2021 by KMcCue
Leistomorpha brontoscopa (A concealer moth) at Aranda, ACT - 18 Sep 2021 by KMcCue
Hemiergis talbingoensis (Three-toed Skink) at Aranda, ACT - 14 Sep 2021 by KMcCue
Sylvicola dubius (Wood-gnat) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Sep 2021 by KMcCue
Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Sep 2021 by KMcCue
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Aranda, ACT - 3 May 2021 by KMcCue
Osmylidae sp. (family) (Osmylid lacewing) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Apr 2021 by KMcCue
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Apr 2021 by KMcCue
Oecophoridae (family) (Unidentified Oecophorid concealer moth) at Aranda, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by KMcCue
Cryptachaea veruculata (Diamondback comb-footed spider) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by KMcCue
Meritastis pyrosemana (A Tortricid moth) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by KMcCue
Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue
Fergusonina sp. (genus) (A gallfly) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue
Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue
Asthenoptycha sphaltica and nearby species at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue
Lepidoptera unclassified ADULT moth at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by KMcCue
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Aranda, ACT - 9 Mar 2021 by KMcCue
Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 27 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Psilosticha absorpta (Fine-waved Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Aranda, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister or Frilled Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Hellula hydralis (Cabbage Centre Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Pholcus phalangioides (Daddy-long-legs spider) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 2 Feb 2021 by KMcCue
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Aranda, ACT - 31 Jan 2021 by KMcCue
Nacoleia mesochlora (Pied Crambid) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Jan 2021 by KMcCue
Badumna sp. (genus) (Lattice-web spider) at Aranda, ACT - 26 Jan 2021 by KMcCue
Apricia jovialis (Jovial jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 13 Jan 2021 by KMcCue
Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Aranda, ACT - 18 Dec 2020 by KMcCue
Neumichtis nigerrima (Black Turnip Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by KMcCue
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by KMcCue
Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Oct 2020 by KMcCue
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Aranda, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by KMcCue
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Sep 2020 by KMcCue
Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Aranda, ACT - 31 May 2020 by KMcCue
Boreoides subulatus (Wingless Soldier Fly) at Aranda, ACT - 3 May 2020 by KMcCue
Helpis minitabunda (Threatening jumping spider) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Dec 2019 by KMcCue
Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Dec 2019 by KMcCue
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Dec 2019 by KMcCue
Nola vernalis (Dagger Tuft Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Aug 2019 by KMcCue
Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 24 Mar 2019 by KMcCue
Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2018 by KMcCue
Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 29 Mar 2018 by KMcCue
Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Aranda, ACT - 13 Feb 2017 by KMcCue
Hyalarcta nigrescens (Ribbed Case Moth) at Aranda, ACT - 30 Oct 2016 by KMcCue
Scythrops novaehollandiae (Channel-billed Cuckoo) at Aranda, ACT - 8 Dec 2015 by KMcCue
Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Aranda, ACT - 12 Mar 2012 by KMcCue
Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Aranda, ACT - 5 Mar 2012 by KMcCue
Pseudoperga sp. (genus) (Sawfly, Spitfire) at Aranda, ACT - 7 Feb 2011 by KMcCue
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Mar 2009 by KMcCue
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Aranda, ACT - 31 Jan 2009 by KMcCue

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 21 Apr 2022 10:38 AM Recorded on
  • KMcCue Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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