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Mesodina halyzia

Eastern Iris-skipper at Ulladulla, NSW

Mesodina halyzia at Ulladulla, NSW - 15 Jan 2019
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Identification history

Mesodina halyzia 22 Jan 2019 SuziBond
Unidentified 17 Jan 2019 Harrisi

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1 comment

plants wrote:
   18 Jan 2019
This is skipper, I am suggesting Mesodina halyzia halyzia, Halyzia Skipper.
It is best to have a view of all of the upper and lower wings for ID, although I appreciate that photographing these fast flyers is not easy.

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Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Ulladulla, NSW - 2 Oct 2019 by Charles Dove
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Ulladulla, NSW - 24 Sep 2019 by CharlesDove
Patersonia glabrata (Native Iris) at Ulladulla, NSW - 10 Sep 2019 by CharlesDove
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Ulladulla, NSW - 28 Aug 2019 by Charles Dove
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Ulladulla, NSW - 28 Aug 2019 by CharlesDove
Kennedia prostrata (Running Postman) at Ulladulla, NSW - 28 Aug 2019 by CharlesDove
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Malurus lamberti (Variegated Fairy-wren) at Ulladulla, NSW - 28 Aug 2019 by CharlesDove
Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at Ulladulla, NSW - 4 Aug 2019 by Charles Dove
Pimelea linifolia subsp. linifolia (Queen of the Bush, Slender Rice-flower) at Ulladulla, NSW - 10 Jul 2019 by Sybille
Lambertia formosa (Mountain Devil) at Ulladulla, NSW - 26 May 2019 by CharlesDove
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Ulladulla, NSW - 21 May 2019 by CharlesDove
Callipappus australis (Bird of Paradise Fly) at Ulladulla, NSW - 20 May 2019 by Charles Dove
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Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Ulladulla, NSW - 14 May 2019 by Charles Dove
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Eristalinus punctulatus (Golden Native Drone Fly) at Ulladulla, NSW - 28 Apr 2019 by Charles Dove
Bossiaea heterophylla (Variable Bossiaea) at Ulladulla, NSW - 28 Apr 2019 by Charles Dove
Bombyliidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bee fly) at Ulladulla, NSW - 12 Apr 2019 by Charles Dove
Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Ulladulla, NSW - 18 Jan 2019 by Charles Dove
Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Ulladulla, NSW - 6 Jan 2019 by Charles Dove
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye cicada) at Ulladulla, NSW - 3 Dec 2018 by Charles Dove
Patersonia sp. at Ulladulla, NSW - 28 Nov 2018 by Charles Dove
Dodonaea triquetra (Large-leaf Hop-Bush) at Ulladulla, NSW - 30 Sep 2018 by CharlesDove

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 15 Jan 2019 02:53 PM Recorded on
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