Black Hill Insect Species List

Insects - Amphibia - Aves - Mammalia - Reptilia


Trichoptera - caddisflies

Caddisflies

Ecnomus continentalis

If you have a photo of one, we would love you to share it with us so we could put it here.

Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, crickets and katydids

Mountain katydid

Acripeza reticulata


Mountain Katydid
Black Hill Conservation Park January 2018

Hemiptera - bugs

Bugs have sucking mouthparts
Horehound Bug

Agonoscelis rutila


Photo by Ian Sutton posted on FLICKR
Resized and used under Creative Commons 2.0

Predatory Shield Bug

Oechalia schellenbergii


Photo by Ian Sutton posted on FLICKR
Resized and used under Creative Commons 2.0

Ground Shield Bug

Choerocoris paganus


Photo by Friends of Black Hill and Morialta
Black Hill Conservation Park 20 November 2015

Coleoptera - the beetles

Beetles have chewing mouthparts
Jewel Beetle

Castiarina amplipennis


Photo by Martin Lagerwey posted to Bower Bird and ALA
reproduced under Creative Commons 3.0

Jewel Beetle

Castiarina rufipennis


Photo by Geoff Walker, posted on Bower Bird and
Atlas of Living Australia
reproduced under Creative Commons 3.0

Jewel Beetle

Castiarina aurantiaca


Photo by Geoff Walker posted to Atlas of Living Australia
reproduced under Creative Commons 3.0

Jewel Beetle

Castiarina australasiae


Photo by Michael Jefferies
Cropped and used under Creative Commons 2.0

Jewel Beetle

Castiarina bicolor


Photo by South Australian Museum, published in Atlas of Living Australia
Used under Creative Commons 4.0

Jewel Beetle

Castiarina colorata


Photo by Museums Victoria, published in Atlas of Living Australia
Used under Creative Commons 4.0

Jewel Beetle

Castiarina flavopicta


Photo by Nuytsia@Tas on FLICKR
Used under Creative Commons 2.0

Jewel Beetle

Castiarina media


Photo by Geoff Walker posted on Atlas of Living Australia
reproduced under Creative Commons 3.0

Jewel Beetle

Castiarina parallela


Photo by Carol Page, posted on Bower Bird
reproduced under Creative Commons 3.0

Diptera - true flies

Gall Midge

Trigonomyia ananas

A midge that forms galls in the flowers of Olearia ramulosa
If you have a photo of one, we would love you to share it with us so we could put it here.

Hoverfly

Triglyphus


Photo by Tony, posted in Flickr and Atlas of Living Australia
Resized and reproduced under Creative Commons 2.0

Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies

Two-spotted Line-blue

Nacaduba biocellata


Photo by Julie Burgher, posted in Flickr
Resized and reproduced under Creative Commons 2.0

Meadow Argus

Junonia villida villida


Photo by Julie Burgher, posted in Flickr
Resized and reproduced under Creative Commons 2.0

Caper White

Belenois java teutonia


Black Hill Conservation Park 16 November 2017
Note: it is on the weed species Ornithogalum thyrsoides.
This record added by FOBHM 26 Jan 2018

Tower case-moth

Lepidoscia arctiella


Black Hill Conservation Park
20 December 2015

Hymenoptera - wasps, bees, ants and sawflies

Ant

Crematogaster


Photo by Luc, posted in Flickr
Resized and reproduced under Creative Commons 2.0

Ant

Myrmecia pyriformis


Photo by David Tomic, posted in Flickr
Resized and reproduced under Creative Commons 2.0

Ant

Rhytidoponera


Photo by Patrick Kavanagh, posted in Flickr
Resized and reproduced under Creative Commons 2.0

Native bee

Lasioglossum convexum


© Photo by Dianne, posted in Flickr
Used with permission,
Dianne retains all rights to this photo and holds copyright over it.

Insects - Amphibia - Aves - Mammalia - Reptilia

source:
Atlas of Living Australia including:


* Introduced species

Caper White added 27 January 2018

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