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Senostoma sp. (genus)

A parasitoid tachinid fly at Stromlo, ACT

Senostoma sp. (genus) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Jan 2023
Senostoma sp. (genus) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Jan 2023
Senostoma sp. (genus) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Senostoma sp. (genus) 26 Jan 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 24 Jan 2023 Jimmyjamjimbles

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User's notes

Span of legs was about 6 - 7cm. Minimal hair on head, red eyes. No 'beak'. Kept flying away (couple of feet from tree) and then returning to same area on tree.

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Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by rossleetabak Conium maculatum (Hemlock) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by rossleetabak Eucalyptus rubida subsp. rubida (Candlebark) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by rossleetabak
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by rossleetabak
Conium maculatum (Hemlock) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by rossleetabak
Eucalyptus rubida subsp. rubida (Candlebark) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by rossleetabak

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • On Gumtree Associated plant
  • 50mm or larger Animal size

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