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Heteronympha merope

Common Brown at Candelo, NSW

Heteronympha merope at Candelo, NSW - 2 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Heteronympha merope 9 Jan 2022 HarveyPerkins
Heteronympha merope 9 Jan 2022 KylieWaldon

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The females were in the shady area on leaves of big trees. There were only a handful of them. All the rest were males and fluttering around the lawn and the exposed paddock of weedy flowers.

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   10 Jan 2022
oh, and she is missing a bit of one wing - but she was still able to fly.

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Illeis galbula (Fungus-eating Ladybird) at Candelo, NSW - 1 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Phyllotocus navicularis (Nectar scarab) at Candelo, NSW - 1 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Candelo, NSW - 1 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Candelo, NSW - 1 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
ASILIDAE (family) (Robber fly) at Candelo, NSW - 1 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Candelo, NSW - 1 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Candelo, NSW - 1 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 50 Abundance
  • 2 Jan 2022 09:25 AM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

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  • 50mm or larger Animal size
  • Mixed Gender

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