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Acacia pravissima

Wedge-leaved Wattle, Ovens Wattle at Weetangera, ACT

Acacia pravissima at Weetangera, ACT - 29 Aug 2022
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Acacia pravissima 24 Nov 2022 pinnaCLE

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One old large plant with new small near it, but some are tens of metres away. Flowers are globular clusters. Swollen glands on leaf edges are closer to petiole than to widest part of leaves.

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Cassinia aculeata subsp. aculeata (Dolly Bush, Common Cassinia, Dogwood) at Weetangera, ACT - 29 Nov 2022 by sangio7 Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Weetangera, ACT - 5 Nov 2022 by sangio7 Amblyopone sp. (genus) (Slow ant) at Weetangera, ACT - 8 Dec 2021 by tpreston Pseudognaphalium luteoalbum (Jersey Cudweed) at Weetangera, ACT - 26 Oct 2021 by sangio7 Stuartina muelleri (Spoon Cudweed) at Weetangera, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by pinnaCLE Scolopendromorpha (order) (A centipede) at Weetangera, ACT - 8 Sep 2020 by ELD Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Jul 2020 by JaneR Rumex acetosella (Sheep Sorrel) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Jul 2020 by JaneR Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AlisonMilton Heteropelma scaposum (Two-toned caterpillar parasite wasp) at Weetangera, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AlisonMilton Pseudoperga lewisii (A Sawfly) at Weetangera, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AlisonMilton Achyra affinitalis (Cotton Web Spinner) at Weetangera, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AlisonMilton Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 30 Sep 2019 by AlisonMilton Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 30 Sep 2019 by AlisonMilton Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Weetangera, ACT - 30 Sep 2019 by AlisonMilton Ancita sp. (genus) (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Orcus australasiae (Orange-spotted Ladybird) at Weetangera, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Monolepta froggatti (Leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Calomela sp. (genus) (Acacia leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Psychidae (family) IMMATURE (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Calomela juncta (Leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Psyllidae sp. (family) (Unidentified psyllid or lerp insect) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Cytisus scoparius subsp. scoparius (Scotch Broom, Broom, English Broom) at Weetangera, ACT - 15 Nov 2018 by pinnaCLE
Cassinia aculeata subsp. aculeata (Dolly Bush, Common Cassinia, Dogwood) at Weetangera, ACT - 29 Nov 2022 by sangio7
Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Weetangera, ACT - 5 Nov 2022 by sangio7
Amblyopone sp. (genus) (Slow ant) at Weetangera, ACT - 8 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Pseudognaphalium luteoalbum (Jersey Cudweed) at Weetangera, ACT - 26 Oct 2021 by sangio7
Stuartina muelleri (Spoon Cudweed) at Weetangera, ACT - 28 Sep 2021 by pinnaCLE
Scolopendromorpha (order) (A centipede) at Weetangera, ACT - 8 Sep 2020 by ELD
Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Jul 2020 by JaneR
Rumex acetosella (Sheep Sorrel) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Jul 2020 by JaneR
Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AlisonMilton
Heteropelma scaposum (Two-toned caterpillar parasite wasp) at Weetangera, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AlisonMilton
Pseudoperga lewisii (A Sawfly) at Weetangera, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AlisonMilton
Achyra affinitalis (Cotton Web Spinner) at Weetangera, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by AlisonMilton
Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 30 Sep 2019 by AlisonMilton
Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 30 Sep 2019 by AlisonMilton
Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Weetangera, ACT - 30 Sep 2019 by AlisonMilton
Ancita sp. (genus) (Longicorn or longhorn beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Orcus australasiae (Orange-spotted Ladybird) at Weetangera, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Monolepta froggatti (Leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Calomela sp. (genus) (Acacia leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Psychidae (family) IMMATURE (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Calomela juncta (Leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Psyllidae sp. (family) (Unidentified psyllid or lerp insect) at Weetangera, ACT - 25 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Cytisus scoparius subsp. scoparius (Scotch Broom, Broom, English Broom) at Weetangera, ACT - 15 Nov 2018 by pinnaCLE

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 29 Aug 2022 11:26 AM Recorded on
  • pinnaCLE Recorded by

Additional information

  • 10 mm Flower dimension
  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height
  • True In flower

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