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Wild Melbourne: The Nature Around Our City

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Our aim is to enhance the Victorian public's understanding of native Australian wildlife, science and environmental matters, as well as contribute to our community’s broader appreciation of Victorian ecosystems. We wish to assist people in developing a broader appreciation of the natural world by bringing that world closer to them.

  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting All curled up

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    Sighted 6 Jul 2017
    Matthew Connors 18 January 2019
    Ommatoiulus moreleti
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Diplopoda: Julida: Julidae: Ommatoiulus: moreleti
    Common Names: Millipede, Portuguese millipede, black Portuguese millipede
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  • Matthew Connors added a sighting

    All curled up

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    Sighted 6 Jul 2017

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  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Slightly damaged millipede

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    Sighted 29 Jun 2017
    Matthew Connors 18 January 2019
    Ommatoiulus moreleti
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Diplopoda: Julida: Julidae: Ommatoiulus: moreleti
    Common Names: Millipede, Portuguese millipede, black Portuguese millipede
    Matthew Connors says

    With a few broken segments but seemed alright

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  • Matthew Connors added a sighting

    Slightly damaged millipede

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    Sighted 29 Jun 2017

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  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Ootheca

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    Sighted 21 Jan 2017
    Matthew Connors 17 January 2019
    Archimantis sobrina
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Mantodea: Mantidae: Archimantis: sobrina
    Common Names: Mantids, Large Brown Mantis
    Matthew Connors says

    Slightly smaller size, greenish colour, and pointed tip all point towards A. sobrina over A. latistyla

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  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Another crab shell

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    Sighted 21 Jul 2017
    Matthew Connors 17 January 2019
    Nectocarcinus integrifrons
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Malacostraca: Decapoda: Portunidae: Nectocarcinus: integrifrons
    Common Names: Crustacean, Crabs, crays, prawns, Rough rock crab
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  • Matthew Connors added a sighting

    Another crab shell

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    Sighted 21 Jul 2017

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  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Smooth crab shell

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    Sighted 21 Jul 2017
    Matthew Connors 17 January 2019
    Bellidilia laevis
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Malacostraca: Decapoda: Leucosiidae: Bellidilia: laevis
    Common Names: Crustacean, Crabs, crays, prawns, Purse Crabs, Pebble crabs
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  • Matthew Connors added a sighting

    Smooth crab shell

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    Sighted 21 Jul 2017

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  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Cocoon

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    Sighted 15 Jul 2017
    Matthew Connors 16 January 2019
    Opodiphthera
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Lepidoptera: Saturniidae: Opodiphthera
    Matthew Connors says

    O. eucalypti or O. helena

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