Ellura Sanctuary, Swan Reach, SA, 5354
    
• 1,094 native species on Ellura • 1,555 species (inc introduced) on the web site • 8,239 photo's •
Latest Multimedia of Older Identifications   Latest Species Identifications
09-Aug-2020 • LC em
Pointed Saltbush
 (Atriplex acutibractea ssp acutibractea)
   Habit
09-Aug-2020 • LC em
Pointed Saltbush
 (Atriplex acutibractea ssp acutibractea)
   Fruit, serveral
09-Aug-2020 • LC em
Pointed Saltbush
 (Atriplex acutibractea ssp acutibractea)
   Fruit, profile
09-Aug-2020 • LC m
Mallee Saltbush
 (Rhagodia preissii)
   Buds & Flowers
09-Aug-2020 • LC m
Mitchell's Bertya
 (Bertya tasmanica ssp vestita)
   Male Flowers
09-Aug-2020 • RA em
Rayless Fringed Daisy
 (Brachyscome ciliaris var brachyglossa)
   Flower, profile
08-Aug-2020 • LC em
Red Kangaroo
 (Macropus rufus)
   Male, side & face
06-Jun-2020 • Na ema
Mosquito
 (Aedes alboannulatus)
   S2: Female, profile
24-May-2020 • If a
*Crescent-cup Liverwort
 (Lunularia cruciata)
   Gemma
09-Aug-2020 • LC m
Dune Tea-tree
 (Leptospermum coriaceum)
   Flower
09-Aug-2020 • LC m
Small-flower Bindyi
 (Sclerolaena parviflora)
   Leaves & Fruit
09-Aug-2020 • LC m
Needlebush Wattle
 (Acacia rigens)
   Flowers
19-May-2020 • Na em
Shielded Click Beetle
 (Agrypnus sp)
   S2: profile
19-May-2020 • Na em
Shielded Click Beetle
 (Agrypnus sp)
   S2: Antennae
19-May-2020 • Na em
Shielded Click Beetle
 (Agrypnus sp)
   S2: ventral
09-Aug-2020 • LC m
Wilhelm's Wattle
 (Acacia wilhelmiana)
   Leaves
08-Aug-2020 • Na em
Eastern Pale Rain Moth
 (Abantiades tembyi)
   Male: dorsal, wings open
08-Aug-2020 • Na m
Spotted Wide-winged Plume Moth
 (Platyptilia celidotus)
   Female: dorsal
09-May-2020 • Na m
Large Click Beetle
 (Pseudotetralobus sp)
   Male: Taking Off
09-May-2020 • Na em
Black & White Crest-moth
 (Paralaea atralba)
   Male, profile
09-May-2020 • Na em
Forked Grass-moth
 (Ciampa arietaria)
   Female: profile
08-Aug-2020 • Na m
Bowing Brown Lacewing
 (Psychobiella sp)
   Profile, normal posture
08-Aug-2020 • LC m
Notched Twinleaf
 (Roepera crenata)
   Structure
08-Aug-2020 • LC m
White Twinleaf
 (Roepera similis)
   Seedling
09-May-2020 • Na em
Forked Grass-moth
 (Ciampa arietaria)
   Female: antennae
08-May-2020 • Na em
Sharp-angled Carpet Moth
 (Chrysolarentia actinipha)
   Dorsal
08-May-2020 • Na em
Gold-lined Cape-moth
 (Amelora MoV5)
   Male: dorsal
08-Aug-2020 • Na a
Giant Mt Lofty Earthworm
 (Gemascolex stirlingi?)
   Size Perspective
05-Aug-2020 • RA em
Native Pigface
 (Carpobrotus rossii)
   Habit
29-Jul-2020 • Na em
Red Flat Spider
 (Platorish gelorup)
   S2, male: dorsal
08-May-2020 • Na em
Orange Striped Crane Fly
 (Gynoplistia cf bella)
   Female: profile
08-May-2020 • Na em
Orange Striped Crane Fly
 (Gynoplistia cf bella)
   Female: close up
08-May-2020 • Na em
Orange Striped Crane Fly
 (Gynoplistia cf bella)
   Female: Abdomen
29-Jul-2020 • Na em
Adeliade's Unicorn Beetle
 (Novapus adelaidae)
   Male: dorsal
29-Jul-2020 • Na em
Flat Spider
 (Morebilus cf sp)
   S1, male: dorsal
12-Jul-2020 • Na em
Ellura's Ground Moth
 (Philobota sp ES4)
   Male: dorsal
07-May-2020 • NT em
Mallee Midge Orchid
 (Genoplesium nigricans)
   S2: Flower, profile
07-May-2020 • NT em
Mallee Midge Orchid
 (Genoplesium nigricans)
   S2: Flower Stem with Leaf
07-May-2020 • NT em
Mallee Midge Orchid
 (Genoplesium nigricans)
   S2: Flower Finished
11-Jul-2020 • Na r
Tiger Beetle
 (Cicindelini sp)
10-Jul-2020 • Na a
Toadstool Fly
 (Tapeigaster paramonovi)
   S2: dorsal
10-Jul-2020 • Na ema
Striped Sun Fly
 (Tapeigaster nigricornis)
   S9: dorsal
05-May-2020 • Na em
Toothed Spiny Ant
 (Polyrhachis phryne)
   Dorsal
05-May-2020 • Na em
Toothed Spiny Ant
 (Polyrhachis phryne)
   Profile
05-May-2020 • Na em
Toothed Spiny Ant
 (Polyrhachis phryne)
   Petiole Spines
09-Jul-2020 • Na em
Black Waxy Ground Beetle
 (Cerotalis sp ES3)
   Dorsal
09-Jul-2020 • Na em
Lined Waxy Ground Beetle
 (Cerotalis sp ES2)
   S1: dorsal
09-Jul-2020 • Na em
Blue Waxy Ground Beetle
 (Cerotalis sp ES1)
   S1: dorsal
05-May-2020 • Na em
Green-head Ant Mimic
 (Poecilipta sp)
   Male: dorsal
04-May-2020 • Na em
Large Big-headed Ant
 (Pheidole antipodum)
   Queen: dorsal
04-May-2020 • Na em
Large Big-headed Ant
 (Pheidole antipodum)
   Queen: profile
03-Jul-2020 • Na em
Long-legged Red Velvet Mite
 (Erythraeinae sp)
   Dorsal
03-Jul-2020 • Na em
Long-haired Red Velvet Mite
 (Trombidiidae sp)
   Hairy
03-Jul-2020 • Na ema
Short-haired Red Velvet Mite
 (Allothrombiinae sp)
   Female?
04-May-2020 • Na em
Grass Longhorn
 (Oebarina ceresioides)
   Female: dorsal
04-May-2020 • Na em
Grass Longhorn
 (Oebarina ceresioides)
   Female: profile
04-May-2020 • Na em
Grass Longhorn
 (Oebarina ceresioides)
   Female: Eyes & Antenna
25-Jun-2020 • Na a
Guinea Flower
 (Hibbertia sp)
24-Jun-2020 • LC m
Australian Barn Owl
 (Tyto alba ssp delicatula)
14-Jun-2020 • Na a
Metallic Green Chalcidoid Wasp
 (Torymidae sp)
   Female
03-May-2020 • Na em
Brown Mouse Spider
 (Missulena sp ES2)
   Female: dorsal
03-May-2020 • Na em
Brown Mouse Spider
 (Missulena sp ES2)
   Female: anterior
03-May-2020 • Na em
Brown Mouse Spider
 (Missulena sp ES2)
   Female: ventral
13-Jun-2020 • Na em
Patched Ground Beetle
 (Amblytelus sp ES4?)
   Dorsal
13-Jun-2020 • Na em
Black-trimmed Orange Velvet Ant
 (Mutillidae sp ES13)
   Dorsal
13-Jun-2020 • Na em
Yellow Leaf Roller
 (Merophyas siniodes)
   Dorsal
02-May-2020 • Na em
Muscular Ant
 (Podomyrma sp)
   Queen: dorsal
02-May-2020 • Na em
Muscular Ant
 (Podomyrma sp)
   Queen: profile
02-May-2020 • Na em
Muscular Ant
 (Podomyrma sp)
   Queen: Head
13-Jun-2020 • Na em
Bronze Bee Fly
 (Oncodosia sp ?)
13-Jun-2020 • Na a
Grey Planthopper
 (Anzora unicolor)
13-Jun-2020 • Na em
Brown-tailed Green Planthopper
 (Cicadellidae sp ES02)
   Dorsal
02-May-2020 • Na em
Ferguson's Sugar Ant
 (Camponotus fergusoni)
   Minor Worker: dorsal
02-May-2020 • Na em
Ferguson's Sugar Ant
 (Camponotus fergusoni)
   Minor Worker: profile
02-May-2020 • Na em
Ferguson's Sugar Ant
 (Camponotus fergusoni)
   Minor Worker: Face
13-Jun-2020 • Na a
Black-laced Planthopper
 (Plectoderini sp)
   Dorsal
13-Jun-2020 • Na a
Large Mallee Squawker
 (Pauropsalta infuscata)
   Wing Venation
12-Jun-2020 • Na em
Golden Pintail Beetle
 (Mordella sp ES2)
   Dorsal
01-May-2020 • Na em
Horned Matchhead Beetle
 (Pheidoliphila carbo)
   Dorsal
01-May-2020 • Na em
Horned Matchhead Beetle
 (Pheidoliphila carbo)
   Profile, head out
01-May-2020 • Na em
Horned Matchhead Beetle
 (Pheidoliphila carbo)
   Head in
12-Jun-2020 • Na em
Zebra Pintail Beetle
 (Mordella sp ES1)
   Dorsal
12-Jun-2020 • Na m
Wedge-shaped Beetle
 (cf Macrosiagon sp)
   Dorsal
12-Jun-2020 • Na m
Soldier Beetle
 (Chauliognathus sp ES4)
01-May-2020 • Na em
Orange Sutured Diving Beetle
 (Allodessus bistrigatus)
   Dorsal
01-May-2020 • Na em
Orange Sutured Diving Beetle
 (Allodessus bistrigatus)
   Profile
01-May-2020 • Na em
Orange Sutured Diving Beetle
 (Allodessus bistrigatus)
   Anterior
12-Jun-2020 • Na em
Small Rove Beetle
 (Lathrobiini sp)
11-Jun-2020 • Na a
Metallic Bronze Parasitic Wasp
 (Pteromalidae sp ES2)
10-Jun-2020 • Na em
Inland Macrotona
 (Macrotona cf securiformis)
   S2 Male: Profile
01-May-2020 • Na em
Pintail Rove Beetle
 (Sepedophilus sp)
   Dorsal
01-May-2020 • Na em
Pintail Rove Beetle
 (Sepedophilus sp)
   Profile
01-May-2020 • Na em
Pintail Rove Beetle
 (Sepedophilus sp)
   Antennae
10-Jun-2020 • Na em
Black-faced Macrotona
 (Macrotona cf australis)
   Dorsal
09-Jun-2020 • LC m
Course Dodder-laurel
 (Cassytha melantha)
09-Jun-2020 • Na a
Long-hair Guinea-flower
 (Hibbertia crinita)
01-May-2020 • Na em
Ochre Rough-head
 (Hylaeora dilucida)
   Male: dorsal
01-May-2020 • Na em
Ochre Rough-head
 (Hylaeora dilucida)
   Male: profile
01-May-2020 • Na em
Ochre Rough-head
 (Hylaeora dilucida)
   Male: hindwings
09-Jun-2020 • Na a
Narrow-leaf Bitter-pea
 (Daviesia leptophylla)
08-Jun-2020 • If a
*Sweet Pittosporum
 (Pittosporum undulatum)
08-Jun-2020 • If a
*Creeping Groundsel
 (Senecio angulatus)
01-May-2020 • Na em
Rock Lichen Moth
 (Halone sinuata?)
   Male: dorsal
01-May-2020 • Na em
Rock Lichen Moth
 (Halone sinuata?)
   Male: profile
01-May-2020 • Na em
Rock Lichen Moth
 (Halone sinuata?)
   Male: ventral
08-Jun-2020 • If a
*Fly Agaric
 (Amanita muscaria)
08-Jun-2020 • Na em
Orange Ant Spider
 (Nosterella cf sp ES3)
07-Jun-2020 • Na m
Hairy Little Scarab Beetle
 (Melolonthinae sp ES12)
24-Apr-2020 • Na em
Big Golden Bristle Fly
 (Rutilia sp ES4)
   Dorsal
24-Apr-2020 • Na em
Big Golden Bristle Fly
 (Rutilia sp ES4)
   Profile
24-Apr-2020 • Na em
Big Golden Bristle Fly
 (Rutilia sp ES4)
   Head
07-Jun-2020 • Na r
Striped Bee Fly
 (Villa sp ES5)
07-Jun-2020 • LC r
Grey Teal
 (Anas gracilis)
   Standing
06-Jun-2020 • Na a
Yellow and Purple Clothes Moth
 (Edosa meliphanes)
24-Apr-2020 • RA em
Flat Striped Jumping Spider
 (Zebraplatys sp)
   Male: dorsal
24-Apr-2020 • RA em
Flat Striped Jumping Spider
 (Zebraplatys sp)
   Male: profile
24-Apr-2020 • RA em
Flat Striped Jumping Spider
 (Zebraplatys sp)
   Male: anterior
06-Jun-2020 • Na a
Mottled Katydid
 (Ephippitytha trigintiduoguttata)
   Male, profile
06-Jun-2020 • Na a
Grassland Grasshopper
 (Pycnostictus seriatus)
   Dorsal
06-Jun-2020 • Na m
Funnel Ant
 (Aphaenogaster barbigula)
   Nest
23-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Yellow-shouldered Stout Hover Fly
 (Simosyrphus grandicornis)
   Female: dorsal
23-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Yellow-shouldered Stout Hover Fly
 (Simosyrphus grandicornis)
   Pair: Mating
23-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Yellow-shouldered Stout Hover Fly
 (Simosyrphus grandicornis)
   Male: Eyes
06-Jun-2020 • Na m
Orange Digger Wasp
 (Sphex darwiniensis)
06-Jun-2020 • Na em
Brown-winged Velvet Ant
 (Mutillidae sp ES10)
   Male
06-Jun-2020 • If em
*Long-bodied Daddy Long-legs
 (Pholcus cf phalangioides)
   Female: dorsal
23-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Shining Cockroach
 (Drymaplaneta communis)
   Female: dorsal, close
23-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Shining Cockroach
 (Drymaplaneta communis)
   Juvenile Female
23-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Maroon Eboo Beetle
 (Eboo sp ES1)
05-Jun-2020 • Na em
Long Hairy-eyed Bristle Fly
 (Chaetophthalmus sp ES2)
   Dorsal
05-Jun-2020 • Na em
Crystal Scale
 (Psora crystallifera)
   Close
05-Jun-2020 • Na em
Yellow-headed Soldier Fly
 (Inopus sp)
   Female: dorsal
23-Apr-2020 • Na em
Red Blooming Proteuxoa
 (Proteuxoa florescens)
   Female: Partial Hindwing
23-Apr-2020 • V em
Mottled Grass-skipper
 (Anisynta cynone ssp cynone)
   Underwing
23-Apr-2020 • V em
Mottled Grass-skipper
 (Anisynta cynone ssp cynone)
   Iridescence
02-Jun-2020 • Na a
Gold-striped Velvet Ant
 (Mutillidae sp ES11)
   Female: dorsal
29-May-2020 • Na emr
Saunders' Huntsman
 (Isopedella saundersi)
   Male S4: Badge
28-May-2020 • Na m
Ostracod
 (Ostracoda sp)
23-Apr-2020 • Na em
Green Eboo Beetle
 (Eboo sp ES2)
23-Apr-2020 • Na em
Finely-punctuated Chalcopterus Beetle
 (Chalcopteroides sp ES2)
   Dorsal
23-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Strongly Striated Chalcopterus Beetle
 (Chalcopteroides sp ES3)
28-May-2020 • Na ema
Black Velvet Ant
 (Mutillidae sp ES09)
   Male: dorsal
28-May-2020 • Na a
Horned Weevil
 (Encosmia cornuta)
28-May-2020 • Na em
Mourning Pyralid Moth
 (Catamola funerea)
22-Apr-2020 • Na emar
Australian Native Budworm
 (Helicoverpa punctigera)
   Black Band on Hind Wings
22-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Half-band Hover Fly
 (Melangyna viridiceps)
   Female: dorsal
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
Mottled Matchstick Grasshopper
 (Prorifera ES1)
   Male: profile
28-May-2020 • Na em
Crusty Barrel Weevil
 (Medicasta sp)
28-May-2020 • Na em
Yellow Masked Bee
 (Hylaeus sp ES2)
28-May-2020 • Na em
Black-spotted Planthopper
 (Cicadellidae sp ES04)
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
Green Soldier Fly
 (Odontomyia cf amyris)
   Dorsal
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
Hunchbacked Bee Fly
 (Geron sp ES1)
   Male: profile
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
Hunchbacked Bee Fly
 (Geron sp ES1)
   Male: Wing Venation
28-May-2020 • Na em
Orange Spotted Silverfish
 (Lepismatidae sp ES4)
28-May-2020 • Na em
Crust
 (Duripan)
   Encased Rock & twigs
27-May-2020 • If c
*Spotted Turtle-dove
 (Streptopelia chinensis)
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
Tangle-veined Fly
 (Trichophthalma sp)
   Male: dorsal
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
Tangle-veined Fly
 (Trichophthalma sp)
   Female: dorsal
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
Tangle-veined Fly
 (Trichophthalma sp)
   Female: profile
27-May-2020 • Na m
Needle Bug
 (Ranatra dispar)
27-May-2020 • Na m
Pink Flanked Braconid Wasp
 (Callibracon sp)
27-May-2020 • RA a
Broad-leaf Raspwort
 (Gonocarpus mezianus)
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
False-widow Bee Fly
 (Pseudopenthes fenestrata)
   Dorsal
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
False-widow Bee Fly
 (Pseudopenthes fenestrata)
   Eye
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
False-widow Bee Fly
 (Pseudopenthes fenestrata)
   Wing Venation
27-May-2020 • RA a
Bristly Bush-pea
 (Pultenaea acerosa)
27-May-2020 • If a
*Cape Broom
 (Genista monspessulana)
27-May-2020 • If a
*Sweet Alyssum
 (Lobularia maritima)
22-Apr-2020 • Na em
Pale Stilletto Fly
 (Neodialineura litura)
   Dorsal
21-Apr-2020 • C em
Saltbush Blue
 (Theclinesthes serpentatus)
   Underside - grey
21-Apr-2020 • C em
Saltbush Blue
 (Theclinesthes serpentatus)
   Underside - brown
27-May-2020 • VU a
Prickly Tea-tree
 (Leptospermum continentale)
27-May-2020 • If a
*Laughing Dove
 (Spilopelia senegalensis)
27-May-2020 • Na a
Wattle Tick Scale
 (Cryptes baccatus)
21-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Rutherglen Bug
 (Nysius cf vinitor)
   Dorsal
20-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Boisduval's Autumn Moth
 (Oenosandra boisduvalii)
   Female
20-Apr-2020 • Na ema
Ant Fly
 (Parapalaeosepsis plebeia)
   Wing Venation
27-May-2020 • Na a
Darked Winged Sun Fly
 (Pentachaeta sp)
27-May-2020 • If a
*Echium Leaf Miner
 (Dialectica scalariella)
26-May-2020 • Ir c
*Pincushion Hakea
 (Hakea laurina)
   Habit
20-Apr-2020 • Na em
Finely Lined Carpet Moth
 (Chrysolarentia severata)
20-Apr-2020 • Na em
Large-eyed Box-owlet
 (Grammodes ocellata)
20-Apr-2020 • Na em
Pale-bordered Cape-moth
 (Authaemon stenonipha)
26-May-2020 • RA a
Finger Flower
 (Cheiranthera alternifolia)
24-May-2020 • If em
*Common House Fly
 (Musca domestica)
   Dorsal
23-May-2020 • If em
*Greater Wax Moth
 (Galleria mellonella)
   Profile
20-Apr-2020 • Na em
Orange-eared Bee Fly
 (Aleucosia obtusa)
   Dorsal
13-Apr-2020 • Na a
Carrion Beetle
 (Ptomaphila lacrymosa)
   Dorsal
13-Apr-2020 • Na a
Carrion Beetle
 (Ptomaphila lacrymosa)
   Pronotum
23-May-2020 • If em
*Indian Meal Moth
 (Plodia interpunctella)
   Dorsal
23-May-2020 • If em
*Common Rough Woodlouse
 (Porcellio scaber)
   Dorsal
21-May-2020 • Na em
Wishbone Ground Spider
 (Gnaphosidae sp ES4)
   Male: dorsal
12-Apr-2020 • Na em
Black and White Brushed Jumper
 (Jotus karllagerfeldi)
   S2: Male, Face
12-Apr-2020 • Na em
Black and White Brushed Jumper
 (Jotus karllagerfeldi)
   S2: Male, profile
12-Apr-2020 • Na em
Black and White Brushed Jumper
 (Jotus karllagerfeldi)
   S2: Male, Eyes
21-May-2020 • Na a
Terrestrial Amphipod
 (Talitridae sp)
   Profile
19-May-2020 • Na em
Red-sand Jumping Spider
 (cf Grayenulla sp)
   Female: dorsal
09-May-2020 • Na em
Samuel's Sugar Ant
 (Camponotus cf samueli)
   Major Worker: dorsal
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