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Other Fly (many families, acalyptrate)Rivellia sp.

Boatman fly at Tura Beach, NSW

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Rivellia sp. at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018
Rivellia sp. at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018
Rivellia sp. at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018

Identification history

Other Fly (many families, acalyptrate) Rivellia sp. 26 Nov 2018 Paul Whitington
Unidentified 26 Nov 2018 KerriLee

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Author's notes

'Merimbula Star-hair Pollinator Survey’: seen moving about on Astrotricha s. Wallagaraugh. Just one fly seen, constantly flicking its wings

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   26 Nov 2018
Insects of Australia CSIRO describe Rivellia as small flies, usually black with transverse bands on wings. Venation fits Fig. 39.28 D showing a member of Platystomatidae family.

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Caesia parviflora var. parviflora (A Grass-lily) at Tura Beach, NSW - 14 Nov 2019 by MaxCampbell Astrotricha sp. Wallagaraugh (R.O.Makinson 1228) NSW Herbarium (Merimbula Star-hair) at Tura Beach, NSW - 14 Nov 2019 by JackieMiles Astrotricha sp. Wallagaraugh (R.O.Makinson 1228) NSW Herbarium (Merimbula Star-hair) at Tura Beach, NSW - 14 Nov 2019 by JackieMiles Homalictus sp. (genus) at Tura Beach, NSW - 25 Nov 2018 by Paul Whitington Carphurus sp. (Soft-winged flower beetle) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Acanthucus sp. (Three-horned treehopper) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Euops sp. (genus) (Leaf-rolling weevil) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Meriphus sp. (genus) (Flower Weevil) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Aoplocnemis rufipes (Weevil) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Diphucrania sp. (genus) (Jewel Beetle) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Melangyna sp. (Hover Fly) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by StarHair Sapromyza sp. (Lauxaniid fly) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Camponotus sp. (Unidentified sugar ant) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee ASILIDAE (family) (Robber fly) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Hippodamia variegata (Spotted Amber Ladybird) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by StarHair Leioproctus launcestonensis (native bee) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee BOMBYLIIDAE (family) (Bee fly) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Zizina otis labradus (Common Grass Blue) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Apis (Apis) mellifera (Honey Bee) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Ocirrhoe unimaculata (Green Stink Bug) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Hippodamia variegata (Spotted Amber Ladybird) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Cosmopterigidae (family) (Unidentified Cosmopterigid moth) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Leioproctus sp. (Hairy Colletid Bee) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Chrysolopus spectabilis (Botany Bay Weevil; Diamond Weevil) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Leioproctus sp. (Hairy Colletid Bee) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Tura Beach, NSW - 6 Jun 2015 by ALCW_BDRS
Caesia parviflora var. parviflora (A Grass-lily) at Tura Beach, NSW - 14 Nov 2019 by MaxCampbell
Astrotricha sp. Wallagaraugh (R.O.Makinson 1228) NSW Herbarium (Merimbula Star-hair) at Tura Beach, NSW - 14 Nov 2019 by JackieMiles
Astrotricha sp. Wallagaraugh (R.O.Makinson 1228) NSW Herbarium (Merimbula Star-hair) at Tura Beach, NSW - 14 Nov 2019 by JackieMiles
Homalictus sp. (genus) at Tura Beach, NSW - 25 Nov 2018 by Paul Whitington
Carphurus sp. (Soft-winged flower beetle) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Acanthucus sp. (Three-horned treehopper) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Euops sp. (genus) (Leaf-rolling weevil) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Meriphus sp. (genus) (Flower Weevil) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Aoplocnemis rufipes (Weevil) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Diphucrania sp. (genus) (Jewel Beetle) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Melangyna sp. (Hover Fly) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by StarHair
Sapromyza sp. (Lauxaniid fly) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Camponotus sp. (Unidentified sugar ant) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
ASILIDAE (family) (Robber fly) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Hippodamia variegata (Spotted Amber Ladybird) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by StarHair
Leioproctus launcestonensis (native bee) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
BOMBYLIIDAE (family) (Bee fly) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Zizina otis labradus (Common Grass Blue) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Apis (Apis) mellifera (Honey Bee) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Ocirrhoe unimaculata (Green Stink Bug) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Hippodamia variegata (Spotted Amber Ladybird) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Cosmopterigidae (family) (Unidentified Cosmopterigid moth) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Leioproctus sp. (Hairy Colletid Bee) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Chrysolopus spectabilis (Botany Bay Weevil; Diamond Weevil) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Leioproctus sp. (Hairy Colletid Bee) at Tura Beach, NSW - 24 Nov 2018 by KerriLee
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Tura Beach, NSW - 6 Jun 2015 by ALCW_BDRS

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 24 Nov 2018 Recorded on
  • KerriLee Recorded by

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