Perginae sp. (subfamily)

Unidentified pergine sawfly at Stromlo, ACT

Perginae sp. (subfamily) at Stromlo, ACT - 7 Oct 2023
Perginae sp. (subfamily) at Stromlo, ACT - 7 Oct 2023
Perginae sp. (subfamily) at Stromlo, ACT - 7 Oct 2023
Perginae sp. (subfamily) at Stromlo, ACT - 7 Oct 2023
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Identification history

Perginae sp. (subfamily) 10 Oct 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Perginae sp. (subfamily) 7 Oct 2023 CarbonAI
Unidentified 7 Oct 2023 Miranda

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Saw several rafts of these very mature larvae moving across the ground.

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Eupolemus angularis (Acanthosomatid bug) at Stromlo, ACT - 30 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Calytrix tetragona (Common Fringe-myrtle) at Stromlo, ACT - 30 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Dillwynia phylicoides (A Parrot-pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Eulechria electrodes (Yellow Eulechria Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Gaudium multicaule (Teatree) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by trevorpreston
Holoplatys sp. (genus) (Unidentified Holoplatys jumping spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by CathB
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Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Denman Prospect, ACT - 30 May 2021 by tpreston
Fulgoroidea sp. (superfamily) (Unidentified fulgoroid planthopper) at Denman Prospect, ACT - 30 May 2021 by trevorpreston
Argoctenus sp. (genus) (Wandering ghost spider) at Denman Prospect, ACT - 30 May 2021 by tpreston
Ethmostigmus rubripes (Giant centipede) at Denman Prospect, ACT - 30 May 2021 by tpreston

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  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 7 Oct 2023 12:00 PM Recorded on
  • Miranda Recorded by

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  • 50mm or larger Animal size
  • Larvae Breeding behaviour

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