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City of Melbourne BioBlitz

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The fauna of inner city Melbourne.

  • Joan Hales identified a sighting

    Sighting starfish by Nick

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    Sighted 4 Mar 2016
    Joan Hales 29 August 2016
    Coscinasterias muricata
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Echinodermata: Asteroidea: Forcipulatida: Asteriidae: Coscinasterias: muricata
    Common Names: Starfish, sea stars, starfish
    Joan Hales says

    This 11-armed sea star is a common low intertidal species that can grow to at least 250mm.

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  • David Akers identified a sighting

    Sighting Moth Merri Creek 7-12-14

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    Sighted 7 Dec 2014
    David Akers 28 August 2016
    Tachystola stenoptera
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae: Tachystola: stenoptera
    Common Names: Moths, Oecophorids, concealer moths
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  • Adam Edmonds described a sighting

    Sighting Moth Merri Creek 7-12-14

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    Sighted 7 Dec 2014
    Adam Edmonds 28 August 2016
    Tagged With moth lepidoptera insect
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  • David Francis identified a sighting

    Sighting caterpillar by Beth

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    Sighted 7 Mar 2016
    David Francis 27 August 2016
    Phalaenoides glycinae
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Phalaenoides: glycinae
    Common Names: Moths, Noctuids, grapevine moth
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  • Nick Porch identified a sighting

    Sighting water beetle by ben

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    Sighted 13 Mar 2016
    Nick Porch 26 August 2016
    Necterosoma
    (genus)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Necterosoma
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  • Ken Walker identified a sighting

    Sighting spider by sasha

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    Sighted 6 Mar 2016
    Ken Walker 26 August 2016
    Lampona
    (genus)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae: Lamponidae: Lampona
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  • Ken Walker identified a sighting

    Sighting Grasshopper by Lyn

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    Sighted 5 Mar 2016
    Ken Walker 26 August 2016
    Acrida conica
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Orthoptera: Acrididae: Acrida: conica
    Common Names: Grasshoppers, Giant Green Slantface
    Ken Walker says

    ID by David Rentz.

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  • Reiner Richter identified a sighting

    Sighting snail by Sasha

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    Sighted 12 Mar 2016
    Reiner Richter 25 August 2016
    Cornu aspersum
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Mollusca: Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Helicidae: Cornu: aspersum
    Common Names: Gastropods, European Garden Snail
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  • Reiner Richter identified a sighting

    Sighting Plant by sasha

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    Sighted 4 Mar 2016
    Reiner Richter 25 August 2016
    Solanum
    (genus)
    Taxonomy: Plantae: Angiospermae: Dicotyledons: Solanales: Solanaceae: Solanum
    Reiner Richter says

    Solanum ?aviculare

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  • Reiner Richter identified a sighting

    Sighting plant by Sasha

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    Sighted 4 Mar 2016
    Reiner Richter 25 August 2016
    Rumex
    (genus)
    Taxonomy: Plantae: Angiospermae: Dicotyledons: Caryophyllales: Polygonaceae: Rumex
    Reiner Richter says

    Although the image is not that clear I believe this is one of the Rumex sp weeds, probably Rumex crispus.

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