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Opuntia stricta

Common Prickly Pear at Lyneham, ACT

Opuntia stricta at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022
Opuntia stricta at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022
Opuntia stricta at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022
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Opuntia stricta 25 Sep 2022 MichaelMulvaney
Opuntia stricta 23 Sep 2022 trevorpreston

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Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston Asplenium flabellifolium (Necklace fern) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston Venatrix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Venatrix wolf spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston Cornu aspersum (Common Garden Snail) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston Socca pustulosa (Knobbled Orbweaver) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston Formicidae (family) (Unidentified ant) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston Velleia paradoxa (Spur Velleia) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston Dicranolaius villosus (Melyrid flower beetle) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston Anzoplana trilineata (A Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston Morethia boulengeri (Boulenger's Skink) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston Xanthagrion erythroneurum (Red & Blue Damsel) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston Tasmanicosa godeffroyi (Garden Wolf Spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by tpreston Dieuches maculicollis (Black-and-white seed bug) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by tpreston Theridiidae sp. (family) (Comb-footed spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by trevorpreston Robshelfordia simplex (Shelford's Western Cockroach) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by tpreston Camponotus aeneopilosus (A Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Austroicetes sp. (genus) (A grasshopper) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Stenocotis sp. (genus) (A Leafhopper) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Rhinaria sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinaria weevil) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Cyphagogus sp. (Brentid weevil) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Sphallomorpha sp. (genus) (Unidentified Sphallomorpha ground beetle) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Erigeron sumatrensis (Tall Fleabane) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston Formicidae (family) (Unidentified ant) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Cubicorhynchus sp. (genus) (Ground weevil) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Geranium solanderi var. solanderi (Native Geranium) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Scolopendra laeta (Giant Centipede) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Wahlenbergia sp. (Bluebell) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Wahlenbergia luteola (Yellowish Bluebell) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Hackelia suaveolens (Sweet Hounds Tongue) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Wahlenbergia stricta subsp. stricta (Tall Bluebell) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Cheilanthes sieberi (Rock fern) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Acaena echinata (Sheeps Burr) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Pimelea curviflora (Curved Rice-flower) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston Euchiton involucratus (Star Cudweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Asplenium flabellifolium (Necklace fern) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Venatrix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Venatrix wolf spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Cornu aspersum (Common Garden Snail) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Sep 2022 by trevorpreston
Socca pustulosa (Knobbled Orbweaver) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Formicidae (family) (Unidentified ant) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Velleia paradoxa (Spur Velleia) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Dicranolaius villosus (Melyrid flower beetle) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Anzoplana trilineata (A Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Morethia boulengeri (Boulenger's Skink) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Xanthagrion erythroneurum (Red & Blue Damsel) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Lyneham, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Tasmanicosa godeffroyi (Garden Wolf Spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Dieuches maculicollis (Black-and-white seed bug) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Theridiidae sp. (family) (Comb-footed spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by trevorpreston
Robshelfordia simplex (Shelford's Western Cockroach) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Camponotus aeneopilosus (A Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Austroicetes sp. (genus) (A grasshopper) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Stenocotis sp. (genus) (A Leafhopper) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Rhinaria sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinaria weevil) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Cyphagogus sp. (Brentid weevil) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Sphallomorpha sp. (genus) (Unidentified Sphallomorpha ground beetle) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Erigeron sumatrensis (Tall Fleabane) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Lyneham, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Formicidae (family) (Unidentified ant) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Cubicorhynchus sp. (genus) (Ground weevil) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Geranium solanderi var. solanderi (Native Geranium) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Scolopendra laeta (Giant Centipede) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Wahlenbergia sp. (Bluebell) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Wahlenbergia luteola (Yellowish Bluebell) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Hackelia suaveolens (Sweet Hounds Tongue) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Wahlenbergia stricta subsp. stricta (Tall Bluebell) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Cheilanthes sieberi (Rock fern) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Acaena echinata (Sheeps Burr) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Pimelea curviflora (Curved Rice-flower) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Euchiton involucratus (Star Cudweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by tpreston

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Medium Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 23 Sep 2022 12:04 PM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height

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