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Harpobittacus australis

Hangingfly at Paddys River, ACT

Harpobittacus australis at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022
Harpobittacus australis at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022
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Identification history

Harpobittacus australis 24 Jun 2022 michaelb

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Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve.

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Nearby sightings

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Podoscypha petalodes at Paddys River, ACT - 17 May 2022 by TimL Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 10 Mar 2022 by JohnBundock Paropsis (paropsine) genus-group (Unidentified 'paropsine' leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb Oreomyrrhis eriopoda (Australian Caraway) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb Rhinotia sp. in semipunctata group (A belid weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb Podolepis jaceoides (Showy Copper-wire Daisy) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb Olearia erubescens (Silky Daisybush) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston Blechnum minus (Soft water fern) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston Geranium potentilloides (Soft Crane's-bill) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston Leucopogon attenuatus (Small leaved beard heath) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston Arthropodium milleflorum (Vanilla Lily) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb Marchantia sp. (genus) (A Liverwort) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb Rorippa gigantea (Forest Bitter-cress) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb Oreomyrrhis eriopoda (Australian Caraway) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb Podolepis jaceoides (Showy Copper-wire Daisy) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb Olearia erubescens (Silky Daisybush) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Sep 2020 by Mike Viola sp. (Violet) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Sep 2020 by Mike Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Dec 2019 by JohnBundock Austroargiolestes calcaris (Powdered Flatwing) at Paddys River, ACT - 8 Dec 2017 by SWishart
Podoscypha petalodes at Paddys River, ACT - 17 May 2022 by TimL
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 10 Mar 2022 by JohnBundock
Paropsis (paropsine) genus-group (Unidentified 'paropsine' leaf beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb
Oreomyrrhis eriopoda (Australian Caraway) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb
Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb
Rhinotia sp. in semipunctata group (A belid weevil) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb
Podolepis jaceoides (Showy Copper-wire Daisy) at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by michaelb
Olearia erubescens (Silky Daisybush) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Blechnum minus (Soft water fern) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Geranium potentilloides (Soft Crane's-bill) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Leucopogon attenuatus (Small leaved beard heath) at Paddys River, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Arthropodium milleflorum (Vanilla Lily) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb
Marchantia sp. (genus) (A Liverwort) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb
Rorippa gigantea (Forest Bitter-cress) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb
Oreomyrrhis eriopoda (Australian Caraway) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb
Podolepis jaceoides (Showy Copper-wire Daisy) at Paddys River, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by michaelb
Olearia erubescens (Silky Daisybush) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Sep 2020 by Mike
Viola sp. (Violet) at Paddys River, ACT - 5 Sep 2020 by Mike
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 26 Dec 2019 by JohnBundock
Austroargiolestes calcaris (Powdered Flatwing) at Paddys River, ACT - 8 Dec 2017 by SWishart

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 13 Feb 2022 05:38 PM Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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