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Acrida conica

Giant green slantface at Bandiana, VIC

Acrida conica at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Mar 2022
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Identification history

Acrida conica 25 Mar 2022 RogerF
Unidentified 25 Mar 2022 KylieWaldon

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This seemed smaller than the slantfaces I've found before. But its a cool green colour.

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RogerF wrote:
   25 Mar 2022
A male that are half the size of females
   26 Mar 2022
Ohhhh. I didn't know that. Thanks RogerF. That would explain it!

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Gambusia holbrooki (Gambusia, Plague minnow, Mosquito fish) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon Ranunculus repens (Creeping Buttercup) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Bandiana, VIC - 24 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon Gerygone olivacea (White-throated Gerygone) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Bandiana, VIC - 1 Jul 2022 by KylieWaldon Rhipidura rufifrons (Rufous Fantail) at Bandiana, VIC - 24 Mar 2022 by KylieWaldon Alisma plantago-aquatica (Water Plantain) at Bandiana, VIC - 18 Feb 2022 by KylieWaldon Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Bandiana, VIC - 11 Apr 2021 by Kyliegw Petaurus norfolcensis (Squirrel Glider) at Bandiana, VIC - 15 Mar 2021 by WingsToWander Ceyx azureus (Azure Kingfisher) at Bandiana, VIC - 5 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Gambusia holbrooki (Gambusia, Plague minnow, Mosquito fish) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon
Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon
Ranunculus repens (Creeping Buttercup) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon
Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Bandiana, VIC - 25 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Bandiana, VIC - 24 Apr 2023 by KylieWaldon
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon
Gerygone olivacea (White-throated Gerygone) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Bandiana, VIC - 27 Jan 2023 by KylieWaldon
Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Bandiana, VIC - 1 Jul 2022 by KylieWaldon
Rhipidura rufifrons (Rufous Fantail) at Bandiana, VIC - 24 Mar 2022 by KylieWaldon
Alisma plantago-aquatica (Water Plantain) at Bandiana, VIC - 18 Feb 2022 by KylieWaldon
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Bandiana, VIC - 11 Apr 2021 by Kyliegw
Petaurus norfolcensis (Squirrel Glider) at Bandiana, VIC - 15 Mar 2021 by WingsToWander
Ceyx azureus (Azure Kingfisher) at Bandiana, VIC - 5 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw

Location information

Species information

  • Acrida conica Scientific name
  • Giant green slantface Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 25 Mar 2022 09:35 AM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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