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OPILIONES at Wattamolla, NSW - 5 Mar 2020
OPILIONES at Wattamolla, NSW - 5 Mar 2020
OPILIONES at Wattamolla, NSW - 5 Mar 2020
OPILIONES at Wattamolla, NSW - 5 Mar 2020
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Identification history

OPILIONES 12 Mar 2020 KimPullen
Unidentified 8 Mar 2020 WattaWanderer

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Author's notes

This was found under a moist log - I believe it might be an Opiliones species but not sure exactly... any advice appreciated!

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Harrisi wrote:
   9 Mar 2020
ticks the Opiliones boxes for me but that's the limit of my knowledge...
KimPullen wrote:
   13 Mar 2020
Based on images in the ALA, may be a member of the family Triaenonychidae.
   13 Mar 2020
Many thanks @Harrisi and @Kim for the expertise! :)

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Elaeodendron australe (Blush Boxwood) at Wattamolla, NSW - 21 Apr 2020 by WattaWanderer
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Phoracantha tricuspis (Longhorn Beetle) at Wattamolla, NSW - 14 Jan 2020 by BotanyDangle

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 5 Mar 2020 10:12 AM Recorded on
  • WattaWanderer Recorded by
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