Species Profiles (List)

Each of the below species has been recorded on the property as part of the Biodiversity+ Project. Select an active link from the list below to visit the Species Profile page to learn more. Alternatively, if you know the name of the species, try using the Search function below to search the whole EC Blog.

(This page is a work in progress. Not all species recorded on the property are currently shown. Only a few species have direct links to dedicated Species Profile pages)

Order Passeriformes (Perching Birds)

Family Meliphagidae (Honeyeaters)

Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird)

Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater)

Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill)

Family Zosteropidae (White-eyes, Silvereyes)

Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye)

Order Columbiformes (Pigeons & Doves)

Streptopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove)

Family Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)

Corvus mellori (Little Raven)

Family Turdidae (Thrushes)

Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird)

Family Monarchidae (Monarch Flycatchers)

Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-Lark)

Family Psittaculidae (Old World Parrots)

Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet)

Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella)

Family Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)

Passer domesticus (House Sparrow)

Family Artamidae (Woodswallows, Butcherbirds, Currawongs, and Peltops)

Gymnorhina tibicen (Magpie)

Family Cacatuidae (Cockatoos)

Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo)

Family Rhipiduridae (Fantails)

Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail)

Order Squamata (Snakes and Lizards)

Family Gekkonidae (Typical Geckos)

Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko)

Order Chiroptera (Bats)

Family Pteropodidae (Old World Fruit Bats)

Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-Fox)

Order Lepidoptera (Moths & Butterflies)

Family Noctuidae (Cutworm Moths & Allies)

Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm)

Proteuxoa tortisigna (Streaked Rictonis)

Proteuxoa amaurodes

Proteuxoa hypochalchis (Black-bar Noctuid)

Proteuxoa microspila

Aedia sp.

Persectania ewingii (Southern Armyworm)

Family Tineidae (Fungus Moths, Clothes Moths, & Allies)

Monopis meliorella (Blotched Monopis Moth)

Monopis crocicapitella (Bird Nest Moth)

Family Geometridae (Geometer Moths)

Phrissogonus laticostata (Apple Looper)

Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth)

Scopula optivata (Varied Wave Moth)

Ciampa arietaria (Brown Pasture Looper)

Sigilliclystis insigillata (Insigillated Pug)

Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper)

Idaea costaria

Idaea philocosma (Flecked Wave Moth)

Smyriodes trigramma

Gastrinodes argoplaca (Cryptic Bark Moth)

Isturgia penthearia (Delta Geometrid)

Thalaina angulosa

Pasiphilodes testulata (Pome Looper)

Chrysolarentia gypsomela (Gypsum Carpet Moth)

Family Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)

Nacoleia rhoeoalis

Achyra affinitalis (Cotton Web Spinner)

Scoparia exhibitalis

Hellula hydralis (Cabbage Centre Grub)

Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth)

Hednota relatalis

Family Erebidae (Underwing, Tiger, Tussock, and Allied Moths)

Ardices glatignyi (Black-and-white Tiger Moth)

Anestia ombrophanes (Clouded Footman)

Utetheisa pulchelloides (Heliotrope Moth)

Family Oecophoridae (Concealer Moths)

Tachystola hemisema

Hoplostega ochroma

Family Tortricidae (Tortricid Leafroller Moths)

Crocidosema plebejana (Cotton Tipworm Moth)

Clarana clarana

Holocola sp.

Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth)

Family Pyralidae (Pyralid Snout Moths)

Spectrotrota fimbrialis

Endotricha pyrosalis

Family Nolidae (Tufted Moths)

Austrocarea iocephala

Family Oenosandridae (Oenosandrid Moths)

Oenosandra boisduvalii (Boisduval’s Autumn Moth)

Family Blastobasidae (Blastobasid Moths)

Blastobasis sp.

Family Depressariidae (Flat-bodied Moths)

Thudaca campylota (Satin Twig Moth)

Order Diptera Flies

Family Culicidae (Mosquitoes)

Aedes notoscriptus (Striped Mosquito)

Culex quinquefasciatus (Southern House Mosquito)

Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps, and Sawflies)

Family Apidae (Honey Bees, Bumble Bees, and Allies)

Apis mellifera (European Honey Bee)

Family Formicidae Ants

Pheidole sp. (Big-headed Ants)

Family Vespidae (Hornets, Paper Wasps, Potter Wasps, and Allies)

Polistes humilis (Australian Paper Wasp)

Order Neuroptera (Antlions, Lacewings, and Allies)

Family Hemerobiidae (Brown Lacewings)

Micromus tasmaniae (Tasmanian Lacewing)

Family Chrysopidae (Green Lacewings)

Mallada tripunctatus

Order Mantodea (Mantises)

Family Mantidae (Mantids)

Orthodera ministralis (Australian Garden Mantis)

Order Orthoptera (Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids)

Family Acrididae (Short-horned Grasshoppers)

Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper)

Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Hoppers, Aphids, and Allies)

Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)

Poecilometis strigatus (Brown Shield Bug)

Order Coleoptera (Beetles)

Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)

Xanthogaleruca luteola (Elm Leaf Beetle)

Family Cerambycidae (Longhorn Beetles)

Phoracantha semipunctata (Common Eucalyptus Longhorn)

Order Araneae (Spiders)

Family Salticidae (Jumping Spiders)

Apricia jovialis (Jovial Jumping Spider)

Maratus griseus (White Banded House Jumper)

Order Stylommatophora (Common Land Snails and Slugs)

Family Limacidae (Keelback Slugs)

Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug)