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Woomargama National Park

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Woomargama National Park is situated near the Murray River, 20 Km south east of Holbrook or 30 Km north east of Albury in NSW. The Park is the largest protected area west of the Great Dividing Range in south eastern NSW and contains the largest remnant community of box woodlands in the South West Slopes. It is home to 26 threatened species, as well as a number of endangered ecological communities. The National Park also has an active group of volunteers, who meet regularly to work on projects and host open days within the Park.

  • Karen Retra described a sighting

    Sighting Robber fly with bee prey

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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    Karen Retra 14 November 2017
    Tagged With terrific
    Karen Retra says

    Thanks very much for the ID Ken.

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  • Ken Walker identified a sighting

    Sighting Robber fly with bee prey

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    2 ids
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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    Ken Walker 14 November 2017
    Daptolestes limbipennis
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae: Daptolestes: limbipennis
    Common Names: Flies, Asilids, Robber flies
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  • Karen Retra identified a sighting

    Sighting Pollen beetle?

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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    Karen Retra 14 November 2017
    Melyridae
    (family)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera: Melyridae
    Karen Retra says

    Confirmation or other suggestions much appreciated!

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  • Karen Retra added a sighting

    Pollen beetle?

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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    1190 Tunnel Rd, Talmalmo NSW 2640, Australia

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  • Karen Retra identified a sighting

    Sighting Grasshopper nymph (?) on Everlasting flower

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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    Karen Retra 14 November 2017
    Acrididae
    (family)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Orthoptera: Acrididae
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  • Karen Retra added a sighting

    Grasshopper nymph (?) on Everlasting flower

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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    1190 Tunnel Rd, Talmalmo NSW 2640, Australia

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  • Karen Retra identified a sighting

    Sighting Robber fly with bee prey

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    2 ids
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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    Karen Retra 14 November 2017
    Asilidae
    (family)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae
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  • Karen Retra described a sighting

    Sighting Robber fly with bee prey

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    2 ids
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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    Karen Retra 14 November 2017
    Tagged With stunner
    Karen Retra says

    Think it had it's hands full with lunch, and presented more than once near me, allowing photos! Hope I am on the right track with ID - I haven't seen such bright colors nor the bulbous body shape in a robber fly before.

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  • Karen Retra added a sighting

    Robber fly with bee prey

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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    1190 Tunnel Rd, Talmalmo NSW 2640, Australia

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  • Karen Retra identified a sighting

    Sighting Unusual sounding bee fly

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    Sighted 12 Nov 2017
    Karen Retra 14 November 2017
    Bombyliidae
    (family)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Diptera: Bombyliidae
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