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ACT, Australian Capital Territory

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The Australian Capital Territory with its forests and farmland earned Canberra the nickname of "The Bush Capital". The ACT boasts a stunning natural habitat that deserves to be celebrated.

  • Richard Levingston identified a sighting

    Sighting Hoary-headed grebes on West Belconnen Pond

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    Sighted 5 Apr 2019
    Richard Levingston 6 April 2019
    Poliocephalus poliocephalus
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Chordata: Aves: Podicidpediformes: Podicipedidae: Poliocephalus: poliocephalus
    Common Names: Grebes, Hoary-headed Grebe
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  • Richard Levingston added a sighting

    Hoary-headed grebes on West Belconnen Pond

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    Sighted 5 Apr 2019

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  • Richard Levingston identified a sighting

    Sighting Red-rumped parrot

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    Sighted 4 Apr 2019
    Richard Levingston 4 April 2019
    Psephotus haematonotus
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Chordata: Aves: Psittaciformes: Psittacidae: Psephotus: haematonotus
    Common Names: Parrots, Lorikeets, Rosellas, Red-rumped Parrot
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  • Richard Levingston added a sighting

    Red-rumped parrot

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    Sighted 4 Apr 2019

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  • Richard Levingston identified a sighting

    Sighting Megachile maculariformis (?) in Evatt, A.C.T.

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    Sighted 2 Apr 2019
    Richard Levingston 2 April 2019
    Megachile
    (genus)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Hymenoptera: Megachilidae: Megachile
    Richard Levingston says

    Megachile maculariformis? (is it a male?)

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  • Richard Levingston added a sighting

    Megachile maculariformis (?) in Evatt, A.C.T.

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    Sighted 2 Apr 2019

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  • Tony D. identified a sighting

    Sighting Fly (?) in Evatt

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    Sighted 18 Mar 2019
    Tony D. 19 March 2019
    Bombyliidae
    (family)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Diptera: Bombyliidae
    Tony D. says

    Looks to be subfamily Lomatiinae, perhaps Comptosia.

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  • Richard Levingston added a sighting

    Fly (?) in Evatt

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    Sighted 18 Mar 2019

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  • Ken Harris identified a sighting

    Sighting Papilio anactus in Evatt

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    Sighted 15 Mar 2019
    Ken Harris 18 March 2019
    Papilio Eleppone anactus
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Lepidoptera: Papilionidae: Papilio Eleppone: anactus
    Common Names: Butterfly, Papilionids, Dainty Swallowtail, Dingy Swallowtail
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  • Richard Levingston added a sighting

    Papilio anactus in Evatt

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    Sighted 15 Mar 2019

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