Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta

2 Blue Banded Bee at Murrumbateman, NSW

Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Dec 2023
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Dec 2023
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Dec 2023
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Dec 2023
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Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta 7 Dec 2023 michael.batley
Amegilla sp. (genus) 6 Dec 2023 CarbonAI
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta 6 Dec 2023 SimoneC

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Very wet bee, caught in the rain and cold snap

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Philobota pedetis (Spotty Philobota) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 17 Feb 2024 by SimoneC
Ipanica cornigera (owlet moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 16 Feb 2024 by SimoneC
Scoliacma (genus) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 16 Feb 2024 by SimoneC
Parasola sp. (genus) (An Inkcap) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 5 Feb 2024 by SimoneC
Crinia parinsignifera (Plains Froglet) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 5 Feb 2024 by SimoneC
Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Feb 2024 by SimoneC
Illeis galbula (Fungus-eating Ladybird) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 3 Feb 2024 by SimoneC
Sumpigaster sp. (genus) (A bristle fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 23 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Prionyx sp. (genus) (Giant Thread-waisted Wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 21 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Miridae (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Aporocera (Aporocera) erosa (A leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Amphylaeus (Agogenohylaeus) obscuriceps at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Callohesma calliopsella at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Monolepta sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 18 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Leucospis sp. (genus) (Leucospid wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Crinia parinsignifera (Plains Froglet) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
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
Lauxaniidae (family) (Unidentified lauxaniid fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 Dec 2023 by SimoneC
Morna florens (Shield bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 3 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
Arsipoda chrysis (Flea beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 21 Nov 2023 by SimoneC
Lissopimpla excelsa (Orchid dupe wasp, Dusky-winged Ichneumonid) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 19 Nov 2023 by SimoneC
Williamsita sp. (genus) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 16 Nov 2023 by SimoneC
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 Nov 2023 by SimoneC
Labium sp. (genus) (An Ichneumon wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 13 Nov 2023 by SimoneC
Leioproctus (Leioproctus) amabilis (A plaster bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 13 Nov 2023 by SimoneC
Nematocera sp. (suborder) (Unidentified 'nematoceran' fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 21 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Phlogistus sp. (genus) (Clerid beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 19 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Eleale aspera (Clerid beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 19 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) bicingulatum (Halictid Bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 19 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Zoedia divisa (Zoedia longhorn beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 19 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Scutiphora pedicellata (Metallic Jewel Bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 19 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Dasybasis sp. (genus) (A march fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 7 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
Helpis minitabunda (Threatening jumping spider) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Oct 2023 by SimoneC
Belenois java (Caper White) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 30 Sep 2023 by SimoneC
Lampides boeticus (Long-tailed Pea-blue) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 23 Sep 2023 by SimoneC
Nacaduba biocellata (Two-spotted Line-Blue) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 22 Sep 2023 by SimoneC
Megachile (Hackeriapis) oblonga (A Megachild bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 22 Sep 2023 by SimoneC
Paropsis pictipennis (Tea-tree button beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 Sep 2023 by SimoneC
Sphenella ruficeps (primitive crane fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 Sep 2023 by SimoneC
Elateridae sp. (family) (Unidentified click beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 Sep 2023 by SimoneC
Epyaxa subidaria (Subidaria Moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 4 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
Maratus griseus (Jumping spider) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 12 May 2023 by SimoneC
Sepsidae (family) (Ant fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 12 May 2023 by SimoneC
Melanina sp. (genus) (Lauxaniid fly) 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
Agathidinae sp. (subfamily) (Agathid wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 11 Apr 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
Garrha rubella (A Concealer moth) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 17 Mar 2023 by SimoneC
Balaana sp. (genus) (Bee Fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 12 Mar 2023 by SimoneC
Delias harpalyce (Imperial Jezebel) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 10 Mar 2023 by SimoneC
Sphex sp. (genus) (Unidentified Sphex digger wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 8 Mar 2023 by SimoneC
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 2 Mar 2023 by SimoneC
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 5 Feb 2023 by SimoneC
Megachile (Eutricharaea) maculariformis (Gold-tipped leafcutter bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 27 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Euribia solstitialis (Nodding Thistle Gall Fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Sciomyzidae sp. (family) (A marsh fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Oncocoris geniculatus (A shield bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Cuspicona thoracica (Shield bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Ocirrhoe unimaculata (Green Stink Bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Hylaeus (Gnathoprosopis) euxanthus (Plasterer bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 26 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Eupolemus angularis (Acanthosomatid bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 25 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Tingidae sp. (family) (Lace bug) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 25 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 24 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Cerceris sp. (genus) (Unidentified Cerceris wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 21 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Chondropyga dorsalis (Cowboy beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 20 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Hylaeus (Prosopisteron) littleri (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Hoshihananomia leucosticta (Pintail or Tumbling flower beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 14 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
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 3 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Zygometis xanthogaster (Crab spider or Flower spider) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail, Large Citrus Butterfly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Ledromorpha planirostris (A leafhopper) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 1 Jan 2023 by SimoneC
Delias aganippe (Spotted Jezebel) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 30 Dec 2022 by SimoneC
Cylindromyia sp. (genus) (Bristle fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 10 Dec 2022 by SimoneC
Heteropsilopus sp. (genus) (A long legged fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 30 Nov 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
Ischnotoma (Ischnotoma) eburnea (A Crane Fly) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 23 Nov 2022 by SimoneC
Arsipoda laeviceps (a red-legged flea beetle) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 23 Nov 2022 by SimoneC
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Murrumbateman, NSW - 5 Nov 2022 by SimoneC

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  • 2 Dec 2023 05:52 PM Recorded on
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  • Salvia Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Resting Insect behaviour on flower
  • True Pollinator Insect on Flower

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