Chauliognathus lugubris

Plague Soldier Beetle at Fyshwick, ACT

Chauliognathus lugubris at Fyshwick, ACT - 1 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Chauliognathus lugubris 2 Jan 2023 Amata
Chauliognathus lugubris 2 Jan 2023 MatthewFrawley

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All over the flowers and all over the ground underneath the plant

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Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Jerrabomberra Wetlands - 27 Nov 2023 by RodDeb
Zapornia tabuensis (Spotless Crake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Oct 2023 by BenW
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by JimL
Lalage tricolor (White-winged Triller) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by RodDeb
Spatula rhynchotis (Australasian Shoveler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by RodDeb
Zapornia tabuensis (Spotless Crake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by RodDeb
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Zapornia pusilla (Baillon's Crake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Petrochelidon ariel (Fairy Martin) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Oct 2023 by RodDeb
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Carduelis carduelis (European Goldfinch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Oct 2023 by RodDeb
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Oct 2023 by RodDeb
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Oct 2023 by RodDeb
Accipiter fasciatus (Brown Goshawk) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Haliaeetus leucogaster (White-bellied Sea-Eagle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Noctuidae unclassified IMMATURE moth (Immature Noctuidae Moth) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Sep 2023 by Christine
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Aug 2023 by RodDeb
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Aug 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Jul 2023 by JimL
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 19 Jul 2023 by RodDeb
Falco cenchroides (Nankeen Kestrel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 30 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Petroica phoenicea (Flame Robin) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Jun 2023 by RodDeb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 19 May 2023 by AlisonMilton
Haliaeetus leucogaster (White-bellied Sea-Eagle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 May 2023 by TomW
Haliaeetus leucogaster (White-bellied Sea-Eagle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 May 2023 by RodDeb
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 Apr 2023 by RodDeb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Apr 2023 by JimL
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Apr 2023 by JimL
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Apr 2023 by KaleenBruce
Ptilotula penicillata (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Apr 2023 by KaleenBruce
Ptilotula penicillata (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Apr 2023 by KaleenBruce
zz agaric (stem; gill colour unknown) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Apr 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Apr 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Gallinula tenebrosa (Dusky Moorhen) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Apr 2023 by MatthewFrawley
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Unplaced suasaria (Unplaced suasaria) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Chironomidae (family) (Non-biting Midge) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis (Lesser rice leaf-roller) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Aphididae (family) (Unidentified aphid) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Taeniogonalos sp. (genus) (A hyperparasitic wasp) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Lampona sp. (genus) (White-tailed spider) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Dermestidae sp. (family) (Dermestid, carpet or hide beetles) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Lepidoptera unclassified ADULT moth (Unidentified - Moth) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Mar 2023 by Hejor1
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Mar 2023 by RodDeb
Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Mar 2023 by RodDeb
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Mar 2023 by RodDeb
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Mar 2023 by Christine

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Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 1 Jan 2023 08:48 AM Recorded on
  • MatthewFrawley Recorded by

Additional information

  • Callistemon sp. Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Mixed Gender
  • Alive / healthy Animal health
  • Feeding on nectar or pollen Insect behaviour on flower
  • True Pollinator Insect on Flower

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