Ellura Sanctuary, Swan Reach, SA, 5354
    
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Latest Multimedia of Older Identifications   Latest Species Identifications
24-Jun-2017 • Na em
Spider-mimicking Moth
 (Zermizinga sinuata)
   Fresh Male (S10), dorsal
24-Jun-2017 • Na em
Spider-mimicking Moth
 (Zermizinga sinuata)
   Male (S7), scarf profile
24-Jun-2017 • Na em
Spider-mimicking Moth
 (Zermizinga sinuata)
   Male (S2), antenna
16-Jun-2017 • Na m
Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby
 (Petrogale xanthopus)
   Profile
16-Jun-2017 • NT m
Peron's Tree Frog
 (Litoria peronii)
   Dorsal
16-Jun-2017 • RA m
Crested Tern
 (Thalasseus bergii)
   In Flight, underwing
19-Jun-2017 • Na em
Ribbon Cape-moth
 (Amelora belemnophora)
   Male (S3), dorsal
19-Jun-2017 • Na em
Ribbon Cape-moth
 (Amelora belemnophora)
   Male (S4), dorsal, wings spread
19-Jun-2017 • Na em
Ribbon Cape-moth
 (Amelora belemnophora)
   Male (S4), profile
15-Jun-2017 • EN m
Royal Spoonbill
 (Platalea regia)
   Male, anterior
15-Jun-2017 • RA m
Purple Swamphen
 (Porphyrio porphyrio)
   Wading
15-Jun-2017 • EN m
Nankeen Night-Heron
 (Nycticorax caledonicus)
   Adult
17-Jun-2017 • NT em
Grey Butcherbird
 (Cracticus torquatus)
   Adult, head
17-Jun-2017 • NT em
Grey Butcherbird
 (Cracticus torquatus)
   Immature, profile, older
16-Jun-2017 • NT em
Dusky Woodswallow
 (Artamus cyanopterus)
   Juveniles Roosting
15-Jun-2017 • Na m
Little Penguin
 (Eudyptula minor)
   Anterior
15-Jun-2017 • RA m
White-necked Heron
 (Ardea pacifica)
   Anterior
14-Jun-2017 • LC m
Silver Gull
 (Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae)
   Socialising with the Neighbours :-)
10-Jun-2017 • LC ema
Bronzewing
 (Phaps chalcoptera)
   Female, unusually brown
10-Jun-2017 • LC ema
Bronzewing
 (Phaps chalcoptera)
   Female, anterior
10-Jun-2017 • LC ema
Australian Magpie
 (Cracticus tibicen)
   Juvenile, head
13-Jun-2017 • Va m
Pacific Gull
 (Larus pacificus)
13-Jun-2017 • NT ma
Eurasian Coot
 (Fulica atra)
   Small Facial Shield
12-Jun-2017 • Na m
Pacific Black Duck
 (Anas superciliosa)
   Profile, in water
05-Jun-2017 • I a
*Wanderer
 (Danaus plexippus)
   Female, dorsal
05-Jun-2017 • I a
*Wanderer
 (Danaus plexippus)
   Male, dorsal
05-Jun-2017 • I a
*Wanderer
 (Danaus plexippus)
   Male, Sex Marks
11-Jun-2017 • NT m
White-eyed Duck
 (Aythya australis)
   Male
11-Jun-2017 • RA m
Chestnut Teal
 (Anas castanea)
   Male
11-Jun-2017 • LC m
Australian Shelduck
 (Tadorna tadornoides)
   Male (front) & Female (behind)
05-Jun-2017 • Na a
Prickly Guinea-flower
 (Hibbertia exutiacies)
   Whole, in flower
05-Jun-2017 • Na a
Prickly Guinea-flower
 (Hibbertia exutiacies)
   Buds
05-Jun-2017 • Na a
Prickly Guinea-flower
 (Hibbertia exutiacies)
   New Flower, profile
11-Jun-2017 • RA m
Pied Cormorant
 (Phalacrocorax varius)
   Swimming
11-Jun-2017 • NT m
Little Pied Cormorant
 (Microcarbo melanoleucos)
   In Flight
11-Jun-2017 • RA m
Great Cormorant
 (Phalacrocorax carbo)
   Swimming
03-Jun-2017 • LC ma
Spreading Stonecrop
 (Crassula decumbens)
   Whole (~50mm wide)
03-Jun-2017 • LC ma
Spreading Stonecrop
 (Crassula decumbens)
   Flower, plus fruit
03-Jun-2017 • LC ma
Spreading Stonecrop
 (Crassula decumbens)
   Fruit, with moss spore capsule
11-Jun-2017 • VU ma
Australian White Ibis
 (Threskiornis molucca)
   In Flight
11-Jun-2017 • RA m
Australian Darter
 (Anhinga novaehollandiae)
   Male, profile
10-Jun-2017 • Na a
White-throated Treecreeper
 (Cormobates leucophaea)
   Male, profile (rotated)
01-Jun-2017 • Na a
Dwarf Aphelia
 (Aphelia pumilio)
   Single Plant
01-Jun-2017 • Na a
Dwarf Aphelia
 (Aphelia pumilio)
   Patch
01-Jun-2017 • Na a
Dwarf Aphelia
 (Aphelia pumilio)
   Flower, face on
10-Jun-2017 • VU m
Black-winged Stilt
 (Himantopus himantopus)
   Adult, in captivity
09-Jun-2017 • RA ma
White-browed Scrubwren
 (Sericornis frontalis ssp frontalis)
   Male, profile
09-Jun-2017 • Na a
Long-billed Corella
 (Cacatua tenuirostris)
   Red Forehead
28-May-2017 • Na em
Clear Winged Snout Moth
 (Genduara subnotata)
   Female (S8), larva
28-May-2017 • Na em
Clear Winged Snout Moth
 (Genduara subnotata)
   Female (S8), pupa
28-May-2017 • Na em
Clear Winged Snout Moth
 (Genduara subnotata)
   Female (S8), profile
09-Jun-2017 • RA m
Blue-faced Honeyeater
 (Entomyzon cyanotis)
   In Captivity
05-Jun-2017 • NT m
Ozzie Otter
 (Hydromys chrysogaster)
   Profile, swimming
02-Jun-2017 • Na em
Tiny Leaf Beetle
 (Bruchinae sp)
   Dorsal
25-May-2017 • LC ema
Bronzewing
 (Phaps chalcoptera)
   Male, anterior
25-May-2017 • LC ema
Bronzewing
 (Phaps chalcoptera)
   Male, Head, profile
25-May-2017 • LC ema
Bronzewing
 (Phaps chalcoptera)
   Male, Head, anterior
31-May-2017 • Na em
Wall Spider
 (Oecobiidae sp)
   Dorsal (body~2.5mm)
31-May-2017 • Na em
Venomless Spider
 (Miagrammopes sp)
   Male, dorsal (body~2.5mm)
31-May-2017 • Na em
Two Tailed Spider
 (Tamopsis sp ES3)
   Female, dorsal (body~6mm)
24-May-2017 • LC ma
Crested Pigeon
 (Ocyphaps lophotes)
24-May-2017 • RA em
Spotted Nightjar
 (Eurostopodus argus)
   Roosting, anterior
24-May-2017 • NT ma
White-faced Heron
 (Egretta novaehollandiae)
   Immature
31-May-2017 • Na em
Lynx Spider
 (Oxyopidae sp ES2)
   Male
31-May-2017 • Na em
Ground Spider
 (Gnaphosidae sp)
   Male, dorsal (body~6mm)
31-May-2017 • Na em
Ant Spider
 (Zodariidae sp ES2)
   Female, dorsal (body~5mm)
23-May-2017 • LC em
Australian Owlet-nightjar
 (Aegotheles cristatus)
   Head, Rufous Morph
23-May-2017 • LC em
Australian Owlet-nightjar
 (Aegotheles cristatus)
   Profile, Grey Morph
23-May-2017 • LC em
Australian Owlet-nightjar
 (Aegotheles cristatus)
   Back, Rufous Morph
29-May-2017 • Na em
White-winged Wedge-moth
 (Capusa cf cuculloides)
   Male
29-May-2017 • Na em
Black-banded Wedge-moth
 (Capusa senilis)
   Male (S3), dorsal, wings spread
29-May-2017 • Na em
White-faced Gasteruptiid Wasp
 (Gasteruption sp ES4)
   Male, dorsal (antennae~8mm)
23-May-2017 • LC ma
Australian Wood Duck
 (Chenonetta jubata)
   Male, In the Water
23-May-2017 • LC ma
Australian Wood Duck
 (Chenonetta jubata)
   Female, On Water
23-May-2017 • LC ma
Australian Wood Duck
 (Chenonetta jubata)
   Female, Head
25-May-2017 • Na em
Grey Nearcha Moth
 (Nearcha dasyzona)
   Male, (S1) dorsal
25-May-2017 • Na em
Russet Crest-moth
 (Fisera hypoleuca)
   Female, profile
19-May-2017 • Na a
Cauliflower Coral Fungi
 (Ramaria capitata var capitata)
23-May-2017 • LC ma
Black Swan
 (Cygnus atratus)
   Head, profile
23-May-2017 • LC ma
Black Swan
 (Cygnus atratus)
   Defensive Behaviour
23-May-2017 • LC ma
Black Swan
 (Cygnus atratus)
   Parent with Signets
19-May-2017 • Na a
Flat Fern Liverwort
 (Chiloscyphus semiteres)
18-May-2017 • Na em
Pale Matchstick Grasshopper
 (Morabidae sp ES7)
   Dorsal
18-May-2017 • Na em
Large Mealybug
 (Monophlebulus sp ES1)
   Females
22-May-2017 • LC ma
Magpie Flycatcher
 (Grallina cyanoleuca)
   Male
22-May-2017 • LC ma
Magpie Flycatcher
 (Grallina cyanoleuca)
   Female Building a Mud Nest
22-May-2017 • LC ma
Magpie Flycatcher
 (Grallina cyanoleuca)
   Female, back
18-May-2017 • Na em
Small Mealybug
 (Monophlebulus sp ES2)
   Female, dorsal
16-May-2017 • Na em
Bark Louse
 (Trichadenotecnum enderleini)
   Profile
13-May-2017 • Na em
White Striped Grasshopper
 (Macrotona sp)
   Profile (S2)
22-May-2017 • VU em
Southern Scrub-robin
 (Drymodes brunneopygia)
   Juvenile, profile
22-May-2017 • VU em
Southern Scrub-robin
 (Drymodes brunneopygia)
   Adult, profile
22-May-2017 • VU em
Southern Scrub-robin
 (Drymodes brunneopygia)
   Adult, anterior
13-May-2017 • Na em
Brown Bush Cricket
 (Lepidogryllus sp)
   Adult Male, dorsal (body~20mm)
13-May-2017 • Na em
Spider Cricket
 (Endacusta sp)
   Adult Male, close up
13-May-2017 • Na em
Mottled Bush Cricket
 (Eurepa cf marginipennis)
   Adult Male, dorsal (body~14mm)
22-May-2017 • NT ema
Silvereye
 (Zosterops lateralis)
   Anterior
22-May-2017 • NT ema
Silvereye
 (Zosterops lateralis)
   Profile
22-May-2017 • NT ema
Silvereye
 (Zosterops lateralis)
   Chick
11-May-2017 • Na em
Sand Fly
 (Senostoma sp)
   Dorsal (body~11mm)
11-May-2017 • Na ema
Hatchet Wasp
 (Szepligetiella sp)
10-May-2017 • Na em
Orange Backed Robberfly
 (Mauropteron pelago)
22-May-2017 • LC m
Australian Pelican
 (Pelecanus conspicillatus)
   Adult with Juvenile
22-May-2017 • LC m
Australian Pelican
 (Pelecanus conspicillatus)
   Above wing
22-May-2017 • LC m
Australian Pelican
 (Pelecanus conspicillatus)
   Small Flock Overhead
10-May-2017 • Na em
Red-necked Gall Gnat
 (Cecidomyiinae sp)
   Dorsal (body~4mm)
09-May-2017 • Na em
Spiny Shield Bug
 (Neagenor sp)
   Dorsal (body~19mm)
09-May-2017 • Na em
Longheaded Hopper
 (Thanatodictya sp ES4)
21-May-2017 • RA ma
Yellow-faced Honeyeater
 (Lichenostomus chrysops)
   Face
21-May-2017 • RA ma
Yellow-faced Honeyeater
 (Lichenostomus chrysops)
   Profile
21-May-2017 • RA ma
Yellow-faced Honeyeater
 (Lichenostomus chrysops)
   Singing
09-May-2017 • Na em
Undescribed Planthopper ES1
 (Ricaniidae sp)
   Dorsal (body~5mm)
09-May-2017 • Na em
Broad-winged Planthopper
 (Scolypopa stipata)
   Profile
08-May-2017 • Na em
Pacific Damsel Bug
 (Nabis kinbergii)
   Dorsal (body~8mm)
21-May-2017 • LC em
Yellow-throated Miner
 (Manorina flavigula)
   Profile
21-May-2017 • LC em
Yellow-throated Miner
 (Manorina flavigula)
   Anterior
21-May-2017 • LC em
Yellow-throated Miner
 (Manorina flavigula)
   Size Comparison
08-May-2017 • Na em
Desert Longhorn
 (Microtragus mormon)
   Body, dorsal
08-May-2017 • Na em
Ant-nest Beetle
 (Arthropterus sp)
   Dorsal (body~13mm)
07-May-2017 • Na em
Blue Ground Beetle
 (Carenum speciosum)
   Dorsal
20-May-2017 • NT ma
Mistletoebird
 (Dicaeum hirundinaceum)
   3 Happy Chicks
20-May-2017 • NT ma
Mistletoebird
 (Dicaeum hirundinaceum)
   Male, anterior
20-May-2017 • NT ma
Mistletoebird
 (Dicaeum hirundinaceum)
   Female, Sitting on Eggs
06-May-2017 • Na em
Sand Wasp
 (Bembix sp ES2)
   Dorsal
06-May-2017 • Na em
Red-browed Leaf-cutter Bee
 (Megachile chrysopyga)
   Dorsal
06-May-2017 • Na em
Sand Wasp
 (Bembix sp ES3)
   Dorsal
19-May-2017 • LC ema
Weebill
 (Smicrornis brevirostris)
   Singing
19-May-2017 • LC ema
Weebill
 (Smicrornis brevirostris)
   Eye ring
19-May-2017 • LC ema
Weebill
 (Smicrornis brevirostris)
   Colours
05-May-2017 • Na em
Small Black Digging Wasp
 (Larrinae sp)
05-May-2017 • Na em
Banded-abdomen Ichneumon Wasp
 (Ichneumonidae sp)
   Dorsal
03-May-2017 • Na em
Agile Tyrant Ant
 (Iridomyrmex agilis)
   Dorsal (S1, body~6mm); minor? worker
19-May-2017 • Na em
Angled Satin Moth
 (Thalaina angulosa)
   Dorsal
19-May-2017 • Na em
Angled Satin Moth
 (Thalaina angulosa)
   Head
19-May-2017 • Na em
Angled Satin Moth
 (Thalaina angulosa)
   Ventral
02-May-2017 • Na em
Small Black Parasitoid Wasp
 (Scelionidae sp)
   Profile
01-May-2017 • Na em
Banded-legged Gasteruptiid Wasp
 (Gasteruption sp ES3)
   Female in flight
01-May-2017 • Na em
Large Yellow Flower Wasp
 (Catocheilus sp)
   Male, dorsal (body~25mm)
17-May-2017 • LC em
Yellow-plumed Honeyeater
 (Lichenostomus ornatus)
   Nest
17-May-2017 • LC em
Yellow-plumed Honeyeater
 (Lichenostomus ornatus)
   Eggs
17-May-2017 • LC em
Yellow-plumed Honeyeater
 (Lichenostomus ornatus)
   Chicks
29-Apr-2017 • Na a
Crow Moth
 (Cruria donowani)
   Dorsal
29-Apr-2017 • Na a
Striking Tortrix Moth
 (Dichelia clarana)
   Dorsal
29-Apr-2017 • Na a
Brown Tortrix Moth
 (Epiphyas xylodes)
   Dorsal (S2)
17-May-2017 • Na ema
Clouded Footman
 (Anestia ombrophanes)
   Female Pupa
17-May-2017 • Na ema
Clouded Footman
 (Anestia ombrophanes)
   Adult Female, dorsal
17-May-2017 • Na ema
Clouded Footman
 (Anestia ombrophanes)
   Adult Female with Eggs
29-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Variable Bent-wing
 (Araeopaschia sp ?)
   Profile (S1) (wingspan~25mm)
28-Apr-2017 • Na a
Light Brown Wattle Moth
 (Epiphyas postvittana)
   Dorsal
27-Apr-2017 • Na em
Metallic Leaf Roller
 (Grapholita sp ES3)
   Dorsal
06-May-2017 • Na em
Sand Wasp
 (Bembix sp ES4)
   Female, profile
06-May-2017 • Na em
Sand Wasp
 (Bembix sp ES4)
   Female, Digging Spines on the Tarsi
06-May-2017 • Na em
Sand Wasp
 (Bembix sp ES4)
   Female, Digging Spines on the Tarsi
26-Apr-2017 • Na em
Black Grass Webworm
 (Hednota pedionoma)
   Profile (S1)
26-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Black Click Beetle
 (Elateridae sp ES3)
25-Apr-2017 • Na a
Bracken Moth
 (Idiodes apicata)
   Dorsal
15-Apr-2017 • I ema
*Cabbage Moth
 (Plutella xylostella)
   Profile (S6) (body~6mm)
08-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Lydia's Wave Moth
 (Scopula lydia)
   Female (E2), Hindwings, dorsal
08-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Lydia's Wave Moth
 (Scopula lydia)
   Male (E3), dorsal
25-Apr-2017 • Na a
Acute Point Moth
 (Unplaced biplaga)
   Dorsal
23-Apr-2017 • Na a
Blackbutt Leaf Miner
 (Acrocercops laciniella)
23-Apr-2017 • Na em
Diamond-backed Tortrix Moth
 (Oxysemaphora notialis)
02-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Australian Golden Orb-web Spider
 (Nephila edulis)
   Male, posterior
02-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Australian Golden Orb-web Spider
 (Nephila edulis)
   Male, profile
02-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Australian Golden Orb-web Spider
 (Nephila edulis)
   Male & female, rotated
22-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Small Tabby
 (Etiella behrii)
   Male, Palps
21-Apr-2017 • I em
*Potato Weed
 (Heliotropium europaeum)
   "Naturalised"
18-Apr-2017 • Na em
Leaf Roller Moth
 (Cryptoptila australana)
01-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Plantain Moth
 (Scopula rubraria)
   Female (E1), Dark Morph, dorsal
01-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Plantain Moth
 (Scopula rubraria)
   Female (E1), Dark Morph, anterior
01-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Plantain Moth
 (Scopula rubraria)
   Female (E1), Dark Morph, ventral
18-Apr-2017 • Na em
Pink Tufted Moth
 (Heliocosma anthodes)
   Profile
18-Apr-2017 • Na em
Sida Tipworm Moth
 (Crocidosema plebejana)
17-Apr-2017 • Na ema
Black Noctuid
 (Neumichtis nigerrima)
   Caught in a web
31-Mar-2017 • Na a
Grass Webworm
 (Hednota relatalis)
   S2: Profile
31-Mar-2017 • Na a
Grass Webworm
 (Hednota opulentellus)
   S13:Profile
31-Mar-2017 • Na em
Varied Wave Moth
 (Scopula optivata)
   Dorsal (E2) (Wingspan~25mm)
17-Apr-2017 • Na a
Red-spotted Delicate
 (Epicyme rubropunctaria)
16-Apr-2017 • Na ema
White Streaked Crambrid
 (Nechilo macrogona)
   Patchy white palps
16-Apr-2017 • Na em
Mini Owlet Moth
 (Mataeomera mesotaenia)
   Dorsal (body~7mm)
31-Mar-2017 • Na em
Wavy Noctuid
 (Ericeia subsignata)
   Dorsal (Wingspan~25mm)
31-Mar-2017 • Na em
Wavy Noctuid
 (Ericeia subsignata)
   Profile
31-Mar-2017 • Na em
Wavy Noctuid
 (Ericeia subsignata)
   Anterior
16-Apr-2017 • Na em
Desert Footman
 (Thallarcha rhaptophora)
   Dorsal (S1)
16-Apr-2017 • Na em
Looper Moth
 (Syneora AH06)
   Male, dorsal (S1), pale morph
16-Apr-2017 • Na em
Fine-lined Cape-moth
 (Loweria stenoscia)
   Dorsal, dark morph (S1)
31-Mar-2017 • Na em
Wavy Noctuid
 (Ericeia subsignata)
   Forewing, ventral
31-Mar-2017 • Na em
Wavy Noctuid
 (Ericeia subsignata)
   Ventral
31-Mar-2017 • Na em
Grass Webworm
 (Hednota cyclosema)
   Dorsal
16-Apr-2017 • Na em
Banded Cape-moth
 (Amelora ANIC6)
   Female
15-Apr-2017 • Na em
Cosmet Moth
 (Limnaecia camptosema)
11-Apr-2017 • Na a
Shark moth
 (Epermenia cf exilis)
31-Mar-2017 • Na em
Grass Webworm
 (Hednota cyclosema)
   Profile
31-Mar-2017 • Na em
Grass Webworm
 (Hednota cyclosema)
   Anterior
23-Mar-2017 • Na em
Prominent Zig-zag Moth
 (Commonia hesychima)
10-Apr-2017 • Na a
Klug's Xenica
 (Geitoneura klugii)
   Female, Wings, upper
10-Apr-2017 • I m
*Sheep Nasal Bot Fly
 (Oestrus ovis)
   Dorsal
03-Apr-2017 • Na m
Yellow Hairy Flower Wasp
 (Laevicampsomeris formosa)
   Dorsal
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