Chostonectes gigas

2 A predaceous diving beetles at Bruce, ACT

Chostonectes gigas at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023
Chostonectes gigas at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023
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Identification history

Chostonectes gigas 29 Aug 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Hydraenidae sp. (family) 27 Aug 2023 Hejor1
Unidentified 26 Aug 2023 ConBoekel

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around 6-7mm

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   29 Aug 2023
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Nearby sightings

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Trachymela sp. (genus) (Brown button beetle) at Bruce Ridge to Gossan Hill - 5 Jul 2024 by kasiaaus
Tiphiidae (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Bruce Ridge to Gossan Hill - 5 Jul 2024 by kasiaaus
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Bruce Ridge to Gossan Hill - 10 Mar 2024 by JohnGiacon
Spilopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove) at Bruce Ridge - 10 Mar 2024 by JohnGiacon
Eucalyptus mannifera subsp. mannifera (Brittle Gum) at Bruce Ridge to Gossan Hill - 15 Feb 2024 by Steve818
Schoenoplectiella mucronata (A Sedge) at Bruce Ridge - 15 Feb 2024 by Steve818
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Bruce Ridge to Gossan Hill - 18 Jan 2024 by JohnGiacon
Philobota impletella Group (A concealer moth) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Austroagrion watsoni (Eastern Billabongfly) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Cherax destructor (Common Yabby) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Culladia cuneiferellus (Crambinae moth) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Anisoptera (suborder) (Unidentified dragonfly) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Carex fascicularis (Tassel Sedge) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Gynoplistia (Gynoplistia) bella (A crane fly) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Nitidulidae sp. (family) (Sap beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Monolepta froggatti (Leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Rhinotia sp. in brunnea-group (A belid weevil) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Epamoebus ziczac (Zigzag flower weevil) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Nacaduba biocellata (Two-spotted Line-Blue) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Wahlenbergia sp. (Bluebell) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Bruce, ACT - 28 Oct 2023 by ConBoekel
Leucopogon virgatus (Common Beard-heath) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Sep 2023 by ConBoekel
Microseris walteri (Yam Daisy, Murnong) at Bruce, ACT - 22 Sep 2023 by ConBoekel
Stathmopoda crocophanes (Yellow Stathmopoda Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2023 by ConBoekel
Acizzia sp. (genus) (Unidentified wattle psyllid) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2023 by ConBoekel
Epamoebus ziczac (Zigzag flower weevil) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2023 by ConBoekel
Bibionomorpha (infraorder) (Unidentified Gnat, Gall Midge or March Fly) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2023 by ConBoekel
Olea europaea subsp. cuspidata (African Olive) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Sep 2023 by jpittock
Chaenomeles speciosa (Flowering Quince) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Sep 2023 by jpittock
Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Sep 2023 by jpittock
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Bruce, ACT - 15 Sep 2023 by trevorpreston
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Pisolithus marmoratus (Horse Dung Fungus) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Acacia decurrens (Green Wattle) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Astroloma humifusum (Cranberry Heath) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Hakea decurrens subsp. decurrens (Bushy Needlewood) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Erythraeidae (family) (Erythraeid mite) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Sidymella sp. (genus) (A crab spider) at Bruce, ACT - 23 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Chironomidae (family) (Non-biting Midge) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Hepialidae (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Swift or Ghost Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Notonectidae (family) (Backswimmer) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Zygoptera (suborder) (Damselfly) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Kunzea ericoides (Burgan) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Grevillea sp. (Grevillea) at Aranda, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Lysimachia arvensis (Scarlet Pimpernel) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Fraxinus sp. (An Ash) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Cirsium vulgare (Spear Thistle) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla (Australian Blackthorn) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Cassinia quinquefaria (Rosemary Cassinia) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Acacia rubida (Red-stemmed Wattle, Red-leaved Wattle) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Lonicera japonica (Japanese Honeysuckle) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Typha sp. (Cumbungi) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Cortaderia selloana (Pampas Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Carex appressa (Tall Sedge) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Senecio sp. (A Fireweed) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Casuarina cunninghamiana subsp. cunninghamiana (River She-Oak, River Oak) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Uromycladium sp. (A gall forming rust fungus) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Acacia decurrens (Green Wattle) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Potamogeton sp. (Pondweed) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Cheilanthes sieberi subsp. sieberi (Mulga Rock Fern) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Acacia genistifolia (Early Wattle) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Ligustrum lucidum (Large-leaved Privet) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Hydrocotyle laxiflora (Stinking Pennywort) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Hibbertia calycina (Lesser Guinea-flower) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Aug 2023 by ConBoekel
Praxibulus sp. (genus) (A grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Senecio diaschides (Erect Groundsel) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Wahlenbergia sp. (Bluebell) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Senecio diaschides (Erect Groundsel) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Pterophoridae (family) (A Plume Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Kunzea ericoides (Burgan) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Dichelachne sp. (Plume Grasses) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Schoenoplectiella mucronata (A Sedge) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Carex appressa (Tall Sedge) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Carex fascicularis (Tassel Sedge) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Gminatus australis (Orange assassin bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Zosteria sp. (genus) (Common brown robber fly) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Festuca arundinacea (Tall Fescue) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Melilotus albus (Bokhara) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Brunotartessus fulvus (Yellow-headed Leafhopper) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Aug 2022 by trevorpreston
Acacia rubida (Red-stemmed Wattle, Red-leaved Wattle) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Aug 2022 by jgiacon
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Aug 2022 by jgiacon
Lepiota s.l. at Bruce, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Clavulina coralloides (Spiky Coral) at Bruce, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston

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  • 21 Aug 2023 12:42 PM Recorded on
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