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johneichler

Date

April 20, 2008

Description

Image 2 shows a specimen that reproduced by fissiparous division over a period of about 10 days in April to May 2008.

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bushbandit

Date

September 20, 2022 03:48 PM AEST

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What

Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

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reiner

Date

September 13, 2022 09:49 AM AEST

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bushbandit

Date

September 7, 2022 12:16 PM AEST

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thebeachcomber

Date

December 24, 2021 11:44 AM AEDT

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johneichler

Date

September 10, 2022 05:41 PM AEST

Description

Firm textured truffle 25mm diameter with a rather unpleasant odour. Similar to specimens identified as L. varius and illustrated in the Victorian Naturalist, Vol 118 (2), April 2001. @teresal, would you please check this observation. Spores shown in Images 4, 5 & 6.

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What

Fungus Root (Balanophora fungosa)

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muddles

Date

September 3, 2022 08:56 AM AEST

Description

Found by a friend.

Whitsunday Island on the hike up to Whitsunday Peak offshore from Airlie Beach
Head is size of 50cm coin.

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What

Rosella Spider-Orchid (Caladenia rosella)

Observer

bushbandit

Description

The same plant, fourteen days earlier, can be seen at https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/131170407.

The same plant, five days earlier, can be seen at https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/133299874.

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What

Chestnut-veined Crest-Moth (Paralaea porphyrinaria)

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petepetinatos

Date

September 1, 2022 02:42 PM AEST

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scottkecorius

Date

August 21, 2022

Description

Originally posted on the Macedon Ranges Fungi, Flora and Fauna FB page. Dr. Sapphire McMullan-Fisher has asked me to post it here. Found by Doreen Kecorius.

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What

Spiders (Order Araneae)

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muddles

Date

June 23, 2022 01:46 PM AEST

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

nomennudum

Date

May 12, 2022 02:00 PM AEST

Description

Leaf lamina surface covered with numerous, superficial, minute, red vesicles. Vesicle membrane thin, easily breached with needle. Microscopic eriophyid mites observed (using stereo microscope > 60 x mag.) crawling between and over the vesicles.

Image 4 shows a single, white mite in centre (note 2 pairs of legs. Scale bar = 200 microns).

Mites 200-250 microns long.

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What

Sinuous Chanterelle (Craterellus undulatus)

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johneichler

Date

May 15, 2022 11:54 AM AEST

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don_vincent

Date

May 1, 2022 07:07 PM AEST

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What

Shelf Fungi (Order Polyporales)

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nicklambert

Date

April 28, 2022 04:34 PM AEST

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bushbandit

Date

March 31, 2022 01:46 PM AEDT

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What

Rufous Net-casting Spider (Deinopis subrufa)

Observer

suzieandjim

Date

April 5, 2022 02:19 PM AEST

Description

@paul2george finally found one, below the TV of all places! Proves, you dont have to go out looking for spiders, if you wait long enough, they find you.

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What

Hooded Plover (Thinornis cucullatus)

Observer

johneichler

Date

March 2018

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possumpete

Date

April 10, 2022 01:48 AM AEST

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What

Cryptic Bark Moth (Gastrinodes argoplaca)

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d_kurek

Date

April 9, 2022 09:42 PM AEST

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eremophila

Date

June 5, 2021 08:03 PM AWST

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What

Teatree Web Moth (Orthaga thyrisalis)

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possumpete

Date

April 6, 2022 12:38 AM AEST

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What

Narrow-leaved Peppermint (Eucalyptus radiata ssp. radiata)

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bushbandit

Date

April 7, 2022 02:18 PM AEST

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jimbobo

Date

April 2022

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

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nomennudum

Date

December 2, 2020 04:31 PM AEDT

Description

Eriophyid mite galls on cultivated Banksia integrifolia subsp. integrifolia.

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What

Urticating Anthelid (Anthela nicothoe)

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johnlenagan

Date

March 27, 2022 12:10 AM AEDT

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What

Cutworms and Dart Moths (Subfamily Noctuinae)

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triciastewart

Date

March 29, 2022 08:21 AM +11

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possumpete

Date

March 28, 2022 09:53 PM AEDT

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pardalotebellion

Date

March 27, 2022 09:58 PM AEDT

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jimbobo

Date

March 2022

Description

Nice moth in a big universe.

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What

Mottled Cup Moth (Doratifera vulnerans)

Observer

sharondodd

Date

March 27, 2022 10:53 AM AEDT

Description

First caterpillar to cocoon

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reiner

Date

March 20, 2022 08:55 PM AEDT

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reiner

Date

March 17, 2022 01:43 PM AEDT

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suzieandjim

Date

March 19, 2022 11:33 AM +11

Description

Not sure what is happening here

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What

Dewdrop Spiders (Genus Argyrodes)

Observer

suzieandjim

Date

March 19, 2022 12:11 PM +11

Description

In the process of finishing off her egg sac

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suzieandjim

Date

March 13, 2022 10:31 AM +11

Description

Emerged wasp from this cocoon in second pic,
See http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/108935635 for a similar cocoon with a male wasp

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nomennudum

Date

March 15, 2022 09:21 PM AEDT

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What

Tiger Snake (Notechis scutatus)

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gai

Date

November 13, 2020 03:00 AM +11

Description

Spotted on the aqueduct trail

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What

Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)

Observer

gai

Date

February 2021

Description

young platypus about 16cm long

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What

Viruses (Kingdom Viruses)

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bushbandit

Date

March 5, 2022 05:31 PM AEDT

Description

Rose Mosaic Virus

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What

Gum Snout Moth (Entometa fervens)

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martinlagerwey

Date

March 13, 2022 02:58 PM AEDT

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suzieandjim

Date

March 13, 2022 10:15 AM +11

Description

This casing is in a scaffold web matrix similar to documented for Polysphinctine Wasps in the Americas

Please see http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/108935635 for similar

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suzieandjim

Date

March 13, 2022 09:41 AM +11

Description

I now think these cases are the pupa case of spider parasitic wasps. Happy to be corrected

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elusiveorchids

Date

January 17, 2022 10:34 AM AEDT

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What

Concealer Moths (Family Oecophoridae)

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swainsona1

Date

March 2, 2022 09:20 PM AEDT

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nicklambert

Date

February 26, 2022 10:05 AM AEDT

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What

Common Hermit Crab (Paguristes frontalis)

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johneichler

Date

February 25, 2022 12:21 PM AEDT

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petamcdonald

Date

February 28, 2022 11:36 AM AEDT

Description

Apologies for the large radius around location found. I can't remember the exact place that I collected this plasmodium. It has spent 5-6 months, crawling around in a takeaway container on some wood... and only this week produced this unusual looking athaelium. #131

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What

Fire-flag Plume Moth (Sphenarches anisodactylus)

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cinclosoma

Date

March 4, 2022 08:30 AM +11

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johneichler

Date

February 26, 2022 01:56 PM AEDT

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johneichler

Date

February 24, 2022 12:51 PM AEDT

Description

Sighting by Torbjorn von Strokirch.

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What

Light-blue Soldier Crab (Mictyris longicarpus)

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johneichler

Date

February 22, 2022 11:57 AM AEDT

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johneichler

Date

February 24, 2022 11:03 AM AEDT

Description

Hermaea sp RBI of Burn 2015, Nudibranchs and Related Molluscs. Sighting by Margaret Rowe.

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What

Common Ringtail Possum (Pseudocheirus peregrinus)

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lek

Date

February 28, 2022 09:43 AM AEDT

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frankpierce

Date

June 4, 2019 11:11 PM AEST

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What

Gum Leaf Skeletonizer (Uraba lugens)

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deidreh

Date

February 19, 2022 01:20 PM UTC

Description

Eggs found on candlebark leaf

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What

Mustard Ghost Moth (Abantiades hyalinatus)

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blackangus

Date

February 17, 2022 05:05 PM AEDT

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What

Eyespot Anthelid Moth (Anthela ocellata)

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triciastewart

Date

February 16, 2022 08:04 AM +11

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thebat

Date

February 2022

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nomennudum

Date

October 2021

Description

Several found.

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

nomennudum

Date

January 22, 2022 07:44 PM AEDT

Description

Eriophyid mite galls on a cultivated Banksia integrifolia.

The galls form on the developing follicles.

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What

Australian Common Garden Katydid (Caedicia simplex)

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nomennudum

Date

February 2, 2022 09:44 PM AEDT

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johneichler

Date

February 6, 2022 11:46 AM AEDT

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What

Bark-mimicking Grasshopper (Coryphistes ruricola)

Observer

johneichler

Date

February 6, 2022 10:33 AM AEDT

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muddles

Date

January 19, 2019 03:26 PM AEDT

Description

on Scolypopa australis

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What

Longfinned Worm Eel (Scolecenchelys breviceps)

Observer

blackangus

Date

February 5, 2022 11:13 AM AEDT

Description

Some sort of sea snake? It was swimming in the shallows at low tide in a sea grass area. bout 50cm long. Sadly I just had my phone with me.

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reiner

Date

January 30, 2022 02:28 PM AEDT

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What

Ninja-star Ceiling Spider (Zosis geniculata)

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reiner

Date

January 29, 2022 02:18 PM AEDT

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reiner

Date

January 26, 2022 08:31 AM AEDT

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johneichler

Date

January 5, 2002

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bushbandit

Date

January 10, 2022 10:14 PM AEDT

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What

Curved-horn Moths (Superfamily Gelechioidea)

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reiner

Date

January 3, 2022 12:51 PM AEDT

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What

Labyrinthine Ghost Moth (Abantiades labyrinthicus)

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lauriecookson

Date

January 3, 2022 03:25 PM +11

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What

Parrot-coloured Orbweaver (Araneus psittacinus)

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johneichler

Date

January 1, 2022 10:30 PM AEDT

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bushbandit

Date

November 22, 2021 01:30 PM AEDT

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daviaker

Date

February 20, 2021 02:49 AM AEDT

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daviaker

Date

February 20, 2021 03:03 AM AEDT

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What

Spiders (Order Araneae)

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reiner

Date

December 21, 2021 06:55 AM AEDT

Description

distinctive spider egg sac

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What

Carnival Candy Slime Mold (Arcyria denudata)

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petamcdonald

Date

December 10, 2021 09:05 PM AEDT

Description

94

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johneichler

Date

December 11, 2021 10:29 AM AEDT

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d_kurek

Date

December 11, 2021 09:08 PM AEDT

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What

Flying Peacock Spider (Maratus volans)

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blackangus

Date

December 11, 2021 09:33 AM AEDT

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bushbandit

Date

November 8, 2021 03:11 PM AEDT

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What

Truncate Sun Orchid (Thelymitra × truncata)

Observer

bushbandit

Date

October 23, 2021 02:50 PM AEDT

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What

Lozenge-shaped Crab Spider (Australomisidia pilula)

Observer

johneichler

Date

October 20, 2021 01:14 PM AEDT

Description

Female.

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What

Forest Sun Orchid (Thelymitra arenaria)

Observer

johneichler

Date

October 9, 2021 01:02 PM AEDT

Description

Small, slender plants growing in a shady location. Despite having only 3-5 flowers, smallish 10-12mm segments and greenish outer sepals surfaces (albeit with some purplish tints) other characters eg having a toothbrush-like arrangement of trichomes and leaf length, fit T. arenaria. Images 2 and 3 taken on 6 October.

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bushbandit

Date

October 5, 2021 06:34 PM AEDT

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petamcdonald

Date

September 18, 2021

Description

112

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What

Fungus Moths, Clothes Moths, & Allies (Family Tineidae)

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vuk

Date

September 8, 2021 01:20 PM AEST

Description

Backyard, abundant

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petamcdonald

Date

June 24, 2021 05:57 PM AEST

Description

Only 3mm in diameter, this little guy appears to have a pile of algae on his head, but I've been told it's frass! Thank you to Andy Murray and Simon Grove for identifying it for me!!

I have quite a few videos of it moving around if anyone wants them, but can't seem to attach them to this observation.

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What

Spiders (Order Araneae)

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reiner

Date

June 12, 2021 01:14 PM AEST

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What

Long-tailed Bombyx (Trichiocercus sparshalli)

Observer

tricarpa

Date

May 8, 2021 02:02 PM AEST

Description

Egg cluster.

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bushbandit

Date

April 2021

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What

Rain Moth (Abantiades argentata)

Observer

bushbandit

Date

April 13, 2021 01:28 PM AEST

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petamcdonald

Date

April 6, 2021 09:38 PM AEST

Description

I can not find any species that matches this specimen. The spores seem to be very distinctive and I hope these will help anyone who looks to identify it.

I have included photos of all the stages and some microscopy photos for your reference.

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What

Tree Lucerne Moth (Uresiphita ornithopteralis)

Observer

vireyajacquard

Date

April 12, 2021 01:46 PM AEST

Description

Three caterpillars about 35mm long found feeding on a broom.

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What

Cream-fringed Emerald (Chlorocoma melocrossa)

Observer

johneichler

Date

April 8, 2021 09:25 PM AEST

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bushbandit

Date

March 31, 2021 10:37 AM AEDT