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Thynninae (subfamily)

Smooth flower wasp at Wodonga, VIC

Thynninae (subfamily) at Wodonga, VIC - 23 Oct 2022
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Identification history

Thynninae (subfamily) 7 Nov 2022 MichaelMulvaney
Thynninae (subfamily) 27 Oct 2022 KimberiRP
Unidentified 24 Oct 2022 KylieWaldon

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At the time this looked like a flying ant (left) as it was so small and skinny. But in the photo I can see the male attached at the back so I presume this is a very tiny flower wasp.

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Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Wodonga, VIC - 22 Oct 2022 by KylieWaldon
Ellipsidion sp. (genus) (A diurnal cockroach) at Wodonga, VIC - 22 Oct 2022 by KylieWaldon
Taractrocera papyria (White-banded Grass-dart) at Wodonga, VIC - 22 Oct 2022 by KylieWaldon
Taractrocera papyria (White-banded Grass-dart) at Wodonga, VIC - 22 Oct 2022 by KylieWaldon
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Wodonga, VIC - 22 Oct 2022 by KylieWaldon
Xanthagrion erythroneurum (Red & Blue Damsel) at Wodonga, VIC - 22 Oct 2022 by KylieWaldon
Opisthoncus sexmaculatus (Six-marked jumping spider) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Aug 2022 by KylieWaldon
Eurymela fenestrata (Gum tree leafhopper) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Aug 2022 by KylieWaldon
Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Aug 2022 by KylieWaldon
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Aug 2022 by KylieWaldon
Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Aug 2022 by KylieWaldon
Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Wodonga, VIC - 30 Jul 2022 by KylieWaldon
Acacia genistifolia (Early Wattle) at Wodonga, VIC - 29 Jul 2022 by KylieWaldon
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Wodonga, VIC - 13 Jun 2022 by KylieWaldon
Mordellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified pintail or tumbling flower beetle) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Rutilia sp. (genus) (A Rutilia bristle fly, subgenus unknown) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Stenoderus suturalis (Stinking Longhorn) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Mordellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified pintail or tumbling flower beetle) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Eleale sp. (genus) (Clerid beetle) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Calliphora sp. (genus) (Unidentified blowfly) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Phyllotocus rufipennis (Nectar scarab) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Porrostoma sp. (genus) (Lycid, Net-winged beetle) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Ichneumonidae (family) (Unidentified ichneumon wasp) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Wodonga, VIC - 12 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Wodonga, VIC - 13 Nov 2021 by KylieWaldon
Daviesia latifolia (Hop Bitter-Pea) at Wodonga, VIC - 13 Nov 2021 by KylieWaldon

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 23 Oct 2022 10:25 AM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

Additional information

  • gum tree Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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