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Extatosoma tiaratum

1 Giant prickly stick insect, Macleay's spectre at Doonan, QLD

Extatosoma tiaratum at Doonan, QLD - 3 Nov 2018
Extatosoma tiaratum at Doonan, QLD - 3 Nov 2018
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Identification history

Extatosoma tiaratum 22 Jul 2019 michaelb
Extatosoma tiaratum 22 Jul 2019 michaelb
Phyllocrania paradoxa 22 Jul 2019 AaronClausen
Unidentified 22 Jul 2019 JBudgie

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Author's notes

Some sort of praying mantis

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JBudgie wrote:
   22 Jul 2019
Phyllocrania paradoxa
common name ghost mantis?
   23 Jul 2019
Extatosoma tiaratum. Also called a Spiny Leaf Insect. Giant Prickly Stick Insect. Macleay's spectre.

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Euploea core (Common Crow Butterfly, Oleander Butterfly) at Doonan, QLD - 8 Feb 2020 by JBudgie Myrmecia sp. (genus) (Bull Ants, Jumping Jack Ants) at Doonan, QLD - 30 Jul 2019 by JBudgie Metura elongatus (Saunders' Case Moth) at Doonan, QLD - 24 Jul 2019 by JBudgie Murraya paniculata (Orange jessamine) at Doonan, QLD - 23 Jul 2019 by JBudgie Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Doonan, QLD - 22 Jul 2019 by JBudgie Tetragonula carbonaria (Stingless Bee) at Doonan, QLD - 19 Jul 2019 by JBudgie Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Doonan, QLD - 21 Feb 2019 by JBudgie Euploea core (Common Crow Butterfly, Oleander Butterfly) at Doonan, QLD - 29 Jan 2019 by JBudgie Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Doonan, QLD - 28 Jan 2019 by JBudgie Litoria wilcoxii (Stony-Creek Frog) at Doonan, QLD - 15 Jan 2019 by JBudgie Xylotrupes ulysses australicus (Rhinoceros Beetle) at Doonan, QLD - 29 Dec 2018 by JBudgie Demansia psammophis (Yellow-faced Whip Snake) at Doonan, QLD - 22 Sep 2018 by JBudgie Morelia spilota mcdowelli (Eastern, Coastal or McDowell's Carpet python) at Doonan, QLD - 28 Aug 2018 by JBudgie
Euploea core (Common Crow Butterfly, Oleander Butterfly) at Doonan, QLD - 8 Feb 2020 by JBudgie
Myrmecia sp. (genus) (Bull Ants, Jumping Jack Ants) at Doonan, QLD - 30 Jul 2019 by JBudgie
Metura elongatus (Saunders' Case Moth) at Doonan, QLD - 24 Jul 2019 by JBudgie
Murraya paniculata (Orange jessamine) at Doonan, QLD - 23 Jul 2019 by JBudgie
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Doonan, QLD - 22 Jul 2019 by JBudgie
Tetragonula carbonaria (Stingless Bee) at Doonan, QLD - 19 Jul 2019 by JBudgie
Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Doonan, QLD - 21 Feb 2019 by JBudgie
Euploea core (Common Crow Butterfly, Oleander Butterfly) at Doonan, QLD - 29 Jan 2019 by JBudgie
Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Doonan, QLD - 28 Jan 2019 by JBudgie
Litoria wilcoxii (Stony-Creek Frog) at Doonan, QLD - 15 Jan 2019 by JBudgie
Xylotrupes ulysses australicus (Rhinoceros Beetle) at Doonan, QLD - 29 Dec 2018 by JBudgie
Demansia psammophis (Yellow-faced Whip Snake) at Doonan, QLD - 22 Sep 2018 by JBudgie
Morelia spilota mcdowelli (Eastern, Coastal or McDowell's Carpet python) at Doonan, QLD - 28 Aug 2018 by JBudgie

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 3 Nov 2018 07:49 AM Recorded on
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