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Sikh's Whiskers (Pterostylis boormanii)

Observer

lrobdavis

Date

September 19, 2015 05:20 PM ACST

Description

Small population of approx 15 over 5 sq metres

Greenhoods - Photo (c) Michael Keogh, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Michael Keogh
distinguished_orca's ID: Greenhoods (Genus Pterostylis)
Added on April 22, 2024
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Sikh's Whiskers (Pterostylis boormanii)

Observer

lrobdavis

Date

September 19, 2015 03:52 PM ACST

Description

Small population approx 15 plants over 5 sq metres

Greenhoods - Photo (c) Michael Keogh, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Michael Keogh
distinguished_orca's ID: Greenhoods (Genus Pterostylis)
Added on April 22, 2024
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Southern Fiddler (Trygonorrhina dumerilii)

Observer

rjcritters

Date

April 18, 2024 01:43 PM ACST

Description

In shallows at Port Lincoln jetty.

Southern Fiddler - Photo (c) J. Martin Crossley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by J. Martin Crossley
distinguished_orca's ID: Southern Fiddler (Trygonorrhina dumerilii)
Added on April 19, 2024
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Spitfire Sawfly (Perga affinis)

Observer

sammy_c

Date

July 11, 2023 01:37 PM ACST

Description

Large group of spitfires.

Perga - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Dezmond Wells
distinguished_orca's ID: Genus Perga, a member of Pergid Sawflies (Family Pergidae)
Added on April 16, 2024
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philip-roetman
Perginae - Photo (c) Irene Richardson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Irene Richardson
distinguished_orca's ID: Subfamily Perginae, a member of Pergid Sawflies (Family Pergidae)
Added on April 16, 2024
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Fungus-eating Ladybird (Illeis galbula)

Observer

catrynzappia

Date

March 2024

Description

Zoology II 2024 Backyard Arthropods.
Taken mid morning on a sunny day, looked under leaves of plants. Found under zucchini leaves in back garden of my house.
Order Coleoptera justification: 4 wings, forewing is a hard cover, simple abdominal apex, cerci absent.
Identification source used: Lucidcentral hexapoda key.

Fungus-eating Ladybird - Photo (c) Phil Bendle, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Phil Bendle
distinguished_orca's ID: Fungus-eating Ladybird (Illeis galbula)
Added on April 12, 2024
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Native Apricot (Pittosporum angustifolium)

Observer

dudz

Date

April 3, 2024 12:23 PM ACDT
Native Apricot - Photo (c) Quahli Newchurch, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Quahli Newchurch
distinguished_orca's ID: Native Apricot (Pittosporum angustifolium)
Added on April 12, 2024
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Kangaroo Thorn (Acacia paradoxa)

Observer

dudz

Date

April 3, 2024 11:50 AM ACDT
Kangaroo Thorn - Photo (c) Reiner Richter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Reiner Richter
distinguished_orca's ID: Kangaroo Thorn (Acacia paradoxa)
Added on April 12, 2024
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Sweet Pea Shrub (Polygala myrtifolia)

Observer

dudz

Date

April 3, 2024 11:45 AM ACDT
Sweet Pea Shrub - Photo (c) Rachid H, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
distinguished_orca's ID: Sweet Pea Shrub (Polygala myrtifolia)
Added on April 12, 2024
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Aphids (Family Aphididae)

Observer

peachey

Date

April 11, 2024 03:52 PM ACST
Aphids - Photo (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY)
distinguished_orca's ID: Aphids (Family Aphididae)
Added on April 11, 2024
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Observer

jillybean1970

Date

April 11, 2024 03:46 PM ACST

Description

Marine egg case?
Skate!

Sharks and Rays - Photo (c) craigdux, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by craigdux
distinguished_orca's ID: Sharks and Rays (Subclass Neoselachii)
Added on April 11, 2024
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Pie-dish Beetles (Genus Helea)

Observer

michelle2395

Date

April 7, 2024 09:57 AM ACST
Pie-dish Beetles - Photo (c) jmwatson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
distinguished_orca's ID: Pie-dish Beetles (Genus Helea)
Added on April 8, 2024
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Common Warrener (Lunella undulata)

Observer

jemima16

Date

December 13, 2023 04:15 PM ACDT
Turban Snails - Photo (c) Wendy Feltham, all rights reserved, uploaded by Wendy Feltham
distinguished_orca's ID: Turban Snails (Family Turbinidae)
Added on April 6, 2024
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Observer

chris_munson

Date

October 18, 2022 09:19 AM AEDT

Description

This group of about 20 Sawfly larvae were moving off a walking trail into the dry heathland beside it. Together, they moved about 25mm per minute.

Perga - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Dezmond Wells
distinguished_orca's ID: Genus Perga, a member of Pergid Sawflies (Family Pergidae)
Added on April 6, 2024
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Southern Longfin Goby (Favonigobius lateralis)

Observer

cyrusjkl

Date

March 27, 2024 10:00 PM ACDT
Ray-finned Fishes - Photo (c) uwkwaj, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by uwkwaj
distinguished_orca's ID: Ray-finned Fishes (Class Actinopterygii)
Added on April 4, 2024
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Sea-Lavenders (Genus Limonium)

Observer

snowdennis

Date

March 28, 2024 09:53 AM ACDT
Sea-Lavenders - Photo (c) Valter Jacinto, all rights reserved
distinguished_orca's ID: Sea-Lavenders (Genus Limonium)
Added on March 28, 2024
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Ray-finned Fishes (Class Actinopterygii)

Observer

z60182

Date

March 26, 2024 01:11 PM ACDT
Ray-finned Fishes - Photo (c) uwkwaj, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by uwkwaj
distinguished_orca's ID: Ray-finned Fishes (Class Actinopterygii)
Added on March 26, 2024
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Australian Blue Swimmer Crab (Portunus armatus)

Observer

joshuabroad

Date

March 24, 2024 03:04 PM ACDT

Description

Male is carrying what I assume to be a female Blue Swimmer, may be part of the mating prosses.

Australian Blue Swimmer Crab - Photo (c) David Spencer Muirhead, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by David Spencer Muirhead
distinguished_orca's ID: Australian Blue Swimmer Crab (Portunus armatus)
Added on March 25, 2024
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Southern Green Shield Bug (Nezara viridula)

Observer

david21208

Date

March 5, 2024 11:14 AM ACDT
Pentatomomorph Bugs - Photo (c) Kostas Zontanos, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Kostas Zontanos
distinguished_orca's ID: Pentatomomorph Bugs (Infraorder Pentatomomorpha)
Added on March 5, 2024
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Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

penny269

Date

March 4, 2024 05:12 PM ACDT
Jumping Spiders - Photo (c) Thomas Shahan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
distinguished_orca's ID: Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)
Added on March 4, 2024
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Staghorn Ferns (Genus Platycerium)

Observer

lynb54

Date

August 5, 2021 04:36 PM ACST
Staghorn Ferns - Photo (c) Hubert Hsu, all rights reserved, uploaded by Hubert Hsu
distinguished_orca's ID: Staghorn Ferns (Genus Platycerium)
Added on February 29, 2024
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Australian Blue Swimmer Crab (Portunus armatus)

Observer

ocean_girl_19

Date

February 27, 2024 04:34 PM ACDT

Place

Australia (Google, OSM)

Description

Seen while snorkelling

Australian Blue Swimmer Crab - Photo (c) David Spencer Muirhead, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by David Spencer Muirhead
distinguished_orca's ID: Australian Blue Swimmer Crab (Portunus armatus)
Added on February 29, 2024
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Australian Blue Swimmer Crab (Portunus armatus)

Observer

ocean_girl_19

Date

February 27, 2024 05:39 PM ACDT

Place

Australia (Google, OSM)

Description

Seen on floor of pontoon

Australian Blue Swimmer Crab - Photo (c) David Spencer Muirhead, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by David Spencer Muirhead
distinguished_orca's ID: Australian Blue Swimmer Crab (Portunus armatus)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Harlequin Red Bug (Dindymus versicolor)

Observer

john_glover_au

Date

February 28, 2024 11:06 AM ACDT
Harlequin Red Bug - Photo (c) ross_pallisters, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by ross_pallisters
distinguished_orca's ID: Harlequin Red Bug (Dindymus versicolor)
Added on February 28, 2024
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Reedgrasses (Genus Calamagrostis)

Observer

snowdennis

Date

February 22, 2024 09:45 AM ACDT
Grasses, Sedges, Cattails, and Allies - Photo (c) Arthur Chapman, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
distinguished_orca's ID: Grasses, Sedges, Cattails, and Allies (Order Poales)
Added on February 27, 2024
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Christmas Jewel Spider (Austracantha minax)

Observer

snowdennis

Date

February 22, 2024 10:22 AM ACDT
Christmas Jewel Spider - Photo (c) Reiner Richter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Reiner Richter
distinguished_orca's ID: Christmas Jewel Spider (Austracantha minax)
Added on February 27, 2024
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Adonis Ladybird Beetle (Hippodamia variegata)

Observer

snowdennis

Date

February 23, 2024 03:39 PM ACDT
Variegated Lady Beetle - Photo (c) Simon Grove, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Simon Grove
distinguished_orca's ID: Adonis Ladybird Beetle (Hippodamia variegata)
Added on February 27, 2024
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Loquat (Eriobotrya japonica)

Observer

gibo43

Date

October 17, 2023 07:55 AM ACDT

Description

Co worker brought this fruit in the office.

Loquat - Photo (c) Roberto Arreola Alemón, all rights reserved, uploaded by Roberto Arreola Alemón
distinguished_orca's ID: Loquat (Eriobotrya japonica)
Added on February 26, 2024
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Sweet Scabious (Sixalix atropurpurea)

Observer

patriciaeng11

Date

February 22, 2024 11:53 AM ACDT

Description

Winters Hill Observation Tower

Sweet Scabious - Photo (c) kenttrulsson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by kenttrulsson
distinguished_orca's ID: Sweet Scabious (Sixalix atropurpurea)
Added on February 22, 2024
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Painted Apple Moth (Orgyia anartoides)

Observer

ocean_girl_19

Date

February 6, 2024 07:01 PM ACDT

Description

Seen in a local backyard. Owner told me they watched these hatch from eggs on a tree in the yard.

Painted Apple Moth - Photo (c) Donald Hobern, some rights reserved (CC BY)
distinguished_orca's ID: Painted Apple Moth (Orgyia anartoides)
Added on February 17, 2024
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