Belenois java

Caper White at Murrumbateman, NSW

Belenois java at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Oct 2023
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Belenois java 1 Oct 2023 owenh
Belenois java 1 Oct 2023 CarbonAI
Belenois java 1 Oct 2023 SimoneC

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2 comments

   1 Oct 2023
First Caper White sighting on Canberra Nature Map since 7 December 2022.
RAllen wrote:
   1 Oct 2023
They were at every winery we visited around Murrumbateman today. Too fast and energised for me to attempt to photograph with phone camera­čśů

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Porrostoma rhipidium (Long-nosed Lycid (Net-winged) beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 7 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Castiarina nasuta (A jewel beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 7 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Kapunda troughtoni (Shield bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Stizoptera bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 22 Nov 2023 by SimoneC
Leioproctus (Leioproctus) amabilis (A plaster bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 13 Nov 2023 by SimoneC
Cetratus rubropunctatus (Long green crab spider) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 10 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Delias harpalyce (Imperial Jezebel) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 6 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 6 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Lampides boeticus (Long-tailed Pea-blue) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 23 Sep 2023 by SimoneC
Elateridae sp. (family) (Unidentified click beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 Sep 2023 by SimoneC
Delias aganippe (Spotted Jezebel) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 May 2023 by SimoneC
Ramaria capitata var. capitata (Pale cauliflower coral) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 14 May 2023 by SimoneC
Hypoblemum griseum (Jumping spider) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 12 May 2023 by SimoneC
Chalcididae sp. (family) (Unidentified chalcid wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 May 2023 by SimoneC
Chalcidoidea (superfamily) (A gall wasp or Chalcid wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 May 2023 by SimoneC
Orthodera ministralis (Green Mantid) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 May 2023 by SimoneC
Lasioglossum (Parasphecodes) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Apr 2023 by SimoneC
Glyphipterix cyanochalca (A sedge moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Apr 2023 by SimoneC
Mictis profana (Crusader Bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Apr 2023 by SimoneC
Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Apr 2023 by SimoneC
Hyleoides concinna (Wasp-mimic bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Apr 2023 by SimoneC
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 31 Mar 2023 by SimoneC
Amegilla sp. (genus) (Blue Banded Bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 27 Mar 2023 by SimoneC
Delta bicinctum (Potter wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 27 Mar 2023 by SimoneC
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Mar 2023 by SimoneC
Paralastor sp. (genus) (Potter Wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 14 Feb 2023 by SimoneC
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 5 Feb 2023 by SimoneC
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 24 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 24 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Cerceris sp. (genus) (Unidentified Cerceris wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 21 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Neorrhina punctata (Spotted flower chafer) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 5 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Lamprima aurata (Golden stag beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 5 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Ledromorpha planirostris (A leafhopper) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Paederus sp. (genus) (Whiplash rove beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 30 Dec 2022 by SimoneC
Tortricopsis uncinella (A concealer moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Nov 2022 by SimoneC
Dolopus rubrithorax (Large Brown Robber Fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Nov 2022 by SimoneC
Eurema smilax (Small Grass-yellow) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Nov 2022 by SimoneC
Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 24 Nov 2022 by SimoneC
Peltoschema tetraspilota (Leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Nov 2022 by SimoneC
Chauliognathus lugubris (Plague Soldier Beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Nov 2022 by SimoneC
Spilonota constrictana (A Tortricid moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Oct 2022 by SimoneC
Lampides boeticus (Long-tailed Pea-blue) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 16 Oct 2022 by SimoneC
Saccharodite chrysonoe (Derbid planthopper) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 12 Oct 2022 by SimoneC
Siphanta acuta (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 Oct 2022 by SimoneC
Epicyme rubropunctaria (Red-spotted Delicate) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Oct 2022 by SimoneC
Eumerus sp. (genus) (A hoverfly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Oct 2022 by SimoneC
Austalis copiosa (Hover fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Oct 2022 by SimoneC
Prosena sp. (genus) (A bristle fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Sep 2022 by SimoneC
Choreutidae (family) (Metalmark Moths) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 20 Sep 2022 by SimoneC
Belenois java (Caper White) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 16 Sep 2022 by SimoneC
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 9 Sep 2022 by SimoneC
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) bicingulatum (Halictid Bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Jun 2022 by SimoneC
Schizophyllum commune (Split Gill Fungus) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 Jun 2022 by SimoneC
Amphipod (order Amphipoda, family Talitridae) (Lawn shrimp, landhopper) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 May 2022 by SimoneC
Chalcididae sp. (family) (Unidentified chalcid wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 19 May 2022 by SimoneC
Lithobiomorpha (order) (Unidentified stone centipede) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 16 May 2022 by SimoneC
Hypogastrura sp. (genus) (A Springtail) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 13 May 2022 by SimoneC
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 7 May 2022 by SimoneC
Macrotona securiformis (Inland Macrotona) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Zodariidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Ant spider or Spotted ground spider) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Staphylinidae (family) (Rove beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 10 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Notius depressus (Shield bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 10 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Tigrioides alterna (Alternating Footman) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 7 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Orcus bilunulatus (Ladybird beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 7 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Apertochrysa edwardsi (A Green Lacewing) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 7 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Melanozosteria dookiensis (Dookie woodland cockroach) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Culladia cuneiferellus (Crambinae moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Tuberolachnus salignus (Giant willow aphid) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Rhinotia sparsa (A belid weevil) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Austroacacidiplosis botrycephalae (A Gall Midge) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Orcus australasiae (Orange-spotted Ladybird) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Nemophora (genus) (A Fairy Moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Amauroderma rude (Red-staining Stalked Polypore) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Elaphodes aeneolus (Leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Merops ornatus (Rainbow Bee-eater) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Apr 2022 by SimoneC
Exaireta spinigera (Garden Soldier Fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 31 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Pogonortalis doclea (Boatman fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 24 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 21 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 20 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Cerceris sp. (genus) (Unidentified Cerceris wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 20 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Exorista sp. (genus) (A Bristle Fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 14 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Hippotion scrofa (Coprosma Hawk Moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 14 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Mutillidae (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at Murrumbateman, NSW - 13 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Tipanaea patulella (A Crambid moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 13 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Syringoseca rhodoxantha (A concealer moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 12 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Paralastor sp. (genus) (Potter Wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 12 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Ledrinae (subfamily) (A Flat-headed Leafhopper) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 5 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Desmodium varians (Slender Tick-Trefoil) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 3 Mar 2022 by SimoneC
Aglaotilla sp. (genus) (Australian Velvet Ant) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 23 Feb 2022 by SimoneC
Polyrhachis ammon (Golden-spined Ant, Golden Ant) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 14 Feb 2022 by SimoneC
Gotra sp. (genus) (Unidentified Gotra ichneumon wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 Feb 2022 by SimoneC
Phrissogonus laticostata (Apple looper moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 Feb 2022 by SimoneC
Calomela vittata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 9 Feb 2022 by SimoneC
Mictis profana (Crusader Bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 31 Jan 2022 by SimoneC
Eumeninae (subfamily) (Unidentified Potter wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 31 Jan 2022 by SimoneC
Paralastor sp. (genus) (Potter Wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 29 Jan 2022 by SimoneC
Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 29 Jan 2022 by SimoneC

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Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 1 Oct 2023 10:57 AM Recorded on
  • SimoneC Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Pollinator Insect on Flower
  • Crab apple Associated plant
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

Species information

  • Belenois java Scientific name
  • Caper White Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive
  • Up to 1730m Recorded at altitude
  • 266 images trained Machine learning

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