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Orthetrum caledonicum

Blue Skimmer at Belconnen, ACT

Orthetrum caledonicum at Belconnen, ACT - 25 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Orthetrum caledonicum 26 Jan 2023 HarveyPerkins
Unidentified 25 Jan 2023 Tammy

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Diplacodes melanopsis (Black-faced Percher) at Belconnen, ACT - 25 Jan 2023 by Tammy Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Belconnen, ACT - 9 Jan 2023 by Tammy Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Belconnen, ACT - 6 Sep 2022 by RodDeb Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Belconnen, ACT - 23 Apr 2022 by Ormaylo Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Belconnen, ACT - 27 Mar 2022 by Ormaylo Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Belconnen, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by AlisonMilton Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Belconnen, ACT - 23 May 2021 by PeteWoodall Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Belconnen, ACT - 23 May 2021 by PeteWoodall Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Belconnen, ACT - 23 May 2021 by PeteWoodall Nososticta solida (Orange Threadtail) at Belconnen, ACT - 5 Jan 2021 by Tammy Austroagrion watsoni (Eastern Billabongfly) at Belconnen, ACT - 5 Jan 2021 by Tammy Diplacodes melanopsis (Black-faced Percher) at Belconnen, ACT - 5 Jan 2021 by Tammy Azolla pinnata (Ferny azolla) at Belconnen, ACT - 21 Jul 2020 by Birdy Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by Alison Milton Sparassidae sp. (family) (A Huntsman Spider) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton Paropsisterna beata (Blessed Leaf Beetle) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton Servaea incana (Hoary Servaea) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton Cubicorhynchus sp. (genus) (Ground weevil) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton Badumna insignis (Black House Spider) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton Paropsis aspera (Eucalyptus Tortoise Beetle) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Mar 2019 by AlisonMilton Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Belconnen, ACT - 27 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Belconnen, ACT - 27 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Xanthogaleruca luteola (Elm leaf beetle) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Azolla pinnata (Ferny azolla) at Belconnen, ACT - 27 Dec 2015 by RyuCallaway Cryptophasa irrorata (Moth (timber)) at Belconnen, ACT - 22 Dec 2015 by Bron
Diplacodes melanopsis (Black-faced Percher) at Belconnen, ACT - 25 Jan 2023 by Tammy
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Belconnen, ACT - 9 Jan 2023 by Tammy
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Belconnen, ACT - 6 Sep 2022 by RodDeb
Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Belconnen, ACT - 23 Apr 2022 by Ormaylo
Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Belconnen, ACT - 27 Mar 2022 by Ormaylo
Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Belconnen, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by AlisonMilton
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Belconnen, ACT - 23 May 2021 by PeteWoodall
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Belconnen, ACT - 23 May 2021 by PeteWoodall
Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Belconnen, ACT - 23 May 2021 by PeteWoodall
Nososticta solida (Orange Threadtail) at Belconnen, ACT - 5 Jan 2021 by Tammy
Austroagrion watsoni (Eastern Billabongfly) at Belconnen, ACT - 5 Jan 2021 by Tammy
Diplacodes melanopsis (Black-faced Percher) at Belconnen, ACT - 5 Jan 2021 by Tammy
Azolla pinnata (Ferny azolla) at Belconnen, ACT - 21 Jul 2020 by Birdy
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by Alison Milton
Sparassidae sp. (family) (A Huntsman Spider) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton
Paropsisterna beata (Blessed Leaf Beetle) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton
Crematogaster sp. (genus) (Acrobat ant, Cocktail ant) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton
Servaea incana (Hoary Servaea) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton
Cubicorhynchus sp. (genus) (Ground weevil) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton
Badumna insignis (Black House Spider) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton
Paropsis aspera (Eucalyptus Tortoise Beetle) at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by AlisonMilton
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Mar 2019 by AlisonMilton
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Belconnen, ACT - 27 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner) at Belconnen, ACT - 27 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Xanthogaleruca luteola (Elm leaf beetle) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Azolla pinnata (Ferny azolla) at Belconnen, ACT - 27 Dec 2015 by RyuCallaway
Cryptophasa irrorata (Moth (timber)) at Belconnen, ACT - 22 Dec 2015 by Bron

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 25 Jan 2023 10:45 AM Recorded on
  • Tammy Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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