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Perunga ochracea

2 Perunga grasshopper, Cross-dressing Grasshopper at Gungahlin, ACT

Perunga ochracea at Gungahlin, ACT - 14 Sep 2023
Perunga ochracea at Gungahlin, ACT - 14 Sep 2023
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Identification history

Perunga ochracea 15 Sep 2023 RogerF
Perunga ochracea 15 Sep 2023 MattM

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Significant sighting

RogerF noted:
15 Sep 2023

User's notes

Juvenile Perunga? X not prominent.

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Location information

Species information

  • Perunga ochracea Scientific name
  • Perunga grasshopper, Cross-dressing Grasshopper Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 14 Sep 2023 10:24 AM Recorded on
  • MattM Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • False Pollinator Insect on Flower

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
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