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Acraea andromacha

Glasswing at Capalaba, QLD

Acraea andromacha at Capalaba, QLD - 23 Apr 2023
Acraea andromacha at Capalaba, QLD - 23 Apr 2023
Acraea andromacha at Capalaba, QLD - 23 Apr 2023
Acraea andromacha at Capalaba, QLD - 23 Apr 2023
Acraea andromacha at Capalaba, QLD - 23 Apr 2023
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Identification history

Acraea andromacha 25 Apr 2023 MatthewFrawley
Acraea andromacha 24 Apr 2023 TimL

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Thanks to Barbara for help with the sighting of this Glasswing. It was very wary, difficult to get near, and left the area quickly after the initial sighting.

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Location information

Species information

  • Acraea andromacha Scientific name
  • Glasswing Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 23 Apr 2023 10:42 AM Recorded on
  • TimL Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • Alive / healthy Animal health
  • Resting Insect behaviour on flower

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