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Vanessa kershawi

Australian Painted Lady at Pambula Beach, NSW

Vanessa kershawi at Pambula Beach, NSW - 28 Dec 2020
Vanessa kershawi at Pambula Beach, NSW - 28 Dec 2020
Vanessa kershawi at Pambula Beach, NSW - 28 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Vanessa kershawi 28 Dec 2020 KylieWaldon

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Unhelpful butterflies flushed off path quickly landed and shut their wings in the strong windy conditions! No photos of the pretty colours within.

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   28 Dec 2020
But a pretty distinctive underwing pattern fortunately.

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Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Cyanthillium cinereum (Purple Fleabane) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Jalmenus evagoras (Imperial Hairstreak) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Linum marginale (Native Flax) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Chrysomelidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Leaf Beetle) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Chrysomelidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Leaf Beetle) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon GALERUCINAE (A galerucine leaf beetle) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Senecio madagascariensis (Fireweed) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Hydrocotyle sp. at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Candalides xanthospilos (Yellow-spotted Blue) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Lobelia purpurascens (White Root) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Acacia terminalis (Sunshine Wattle) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon Pultenaea daphnoides (Large-leaf Bush-pea) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 5 Sep 2021 by Kyliegw Cyanthillium cinereum (Purple Fleabane) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw Bidens pilosa (Cobbler's Pegs, Farmer's Friend) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw Lomandra longifolia (Spiny-headed Mat-rush, Honey Reed) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by KylieWaldon Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw Persoonia linearis (Narrow-leaved Geebung) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Cyanthillium cinereum (Purple Fleabane) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Jalmenus evagoras (Imperial Hairstreak) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Indigofera australis subsp. australis (Australian Indigo) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Linum marginale (Native Flax) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Chrysomelidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Leaf Beetle) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Chrysomelidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Leaf Beetle) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
GALERUCINAE (A galerucine leaf beetle) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Senecio madagascariensis (Fireweed) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Hydrocotyle sp. at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Candalides xanthospilos (Yellow-spotted Blue) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Lobelia purpurascens (White Root) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Acacia terminalis (Sunshine Wattle) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 30 Dec 2021 by KylieWaldon
Pultenaea daphnoides (Large-leaf Bush-pea) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 5 Sep 2021 by Kyliegw
Cyanthillium cinereum (Purple Fleabane) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Bidens pilosa (Cobbler's Pegs, Farmer's Friend) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Lomandra longifolia (Spiny-headed Mat-rush, Honey Reed) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by KylieWaldon
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Persoonia linearis (Narrow-leaved Geebung) at Pambula Beach, NSW - 27 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 8 Abundance
  • 28 Dec 2020 09:00 AM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

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