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1 1 Red Powder Puff (bud and flower)

Red Powder Puff (bud and flower)

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

Calliandra haematocephala is a species of flowering plants of the genus ...

2 0 Brown Large Paper Wasp

Brown Large Paper Wasp

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

This species of wasp is brown in colour with yellow strips on thorax and ...

2 1 Cleora Looper Moth

Cleora Looper Moth

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

Cleora illustraria, commonly known as "cleora looper moth", is a member of the ...

2 2 Cleora Looper Moth

Cleora Looper Moth

by Neil Ross

Cleora illustraria, commonly known as "cleora looper moth", is a member of the ...

3 2 Eastern Bearded Dragon

Eastern Bearded Dragon

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

species can be found at one of my previous spottings in Laidley,

3 0 Convolvulvus Hawk-moth

Convolvulvus Hawk-moth

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The Convolvulus Hawk-moth is a large moth. It is common throughout Europe, ...

0 2 Brown Long-headed Shield Bug

Brown Long-headed Shield Bug

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The Brown Long-headed Shield Bug (Austromalaya reticulata) is a common shield ...

3 0 White Tussock Moth Caterpillar

White Tussock Moth Caterpillar

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

Australia. Found from Tas - Qld.

8 5 Olive Python

Olive Python

by Neil RossFairfield, Queensland, Australia

This is an Olive Python (Liasis olivaceus olivaceus), and what a beautiful ...

1 2 Brown Bunyip (male)

Brown Bunyip (male)

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

Brown Bunyip is a commonly seen cicada species in Brisbane bushlands and ...

4 0 Common Christmas Beetle (captured by Golden Silk Orb-weaver)

Common Christmas Beetle (captured by Golden Silk Orb-weaver)

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

I can't decide exactly which species of Christmas Beetle this is - A. porosus ...

3 0 Cape Daisy

Cape Daisy

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

Osteospermum is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the Calenduleae, one ...

1 0 Golden Silk Orb-weaver (after ecdysis)

Golden Silk Orb-weaver (after ecdysis)

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

This female Golden Silk Orb-weaver isn't the largest specimen I've seen, but ...

2 5 Yellow Flowerpot Parasol

Yellow Flowerpot Parasol

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

Pale yellow agaric mushrooms. Caps covered with scales. Long stipes with fine ...

4 0 Straw-necked Ibis

Straw-necked Ibis

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

The Straw-necked Ibis (Threskiornis spinicollis) is a bird of the ibis and ...

2 0 Wattle Blue Butterfly

Wattle Blue Butterfly

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

The Wattle Blue is only a small butterfly with a wingspan of about 20 mm., and ...

4 2 Australian Brush Turkey

Australian Brush Turkey

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

It's Brush Turkey breeding season. Here's what the male has been up to prior to ...

0 2 Common Brushtail Possum (male)

Common Brushtail Possum (male)

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

I see you! Spotted across the rooftops, a large male Brushtail has found ...

1 2 Pink Trumpet Tree

Pink Trumpet Tree

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

A South American species, this is a deciduous (or sometimes semi-deciduous) ...

4 5 Australian Magpie (young male)

Australian Magpie (young male)

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

A young Australian Magpie with his entourage of Noisy Miners (Manorina ...

8 9 Pale-headed Rosella

Pale-headed Rosella

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

The worst photo I have ever taken, but hey, this is my first PN spotting of a ...

2 0 Straw-necked Ibis

Straw-necked Ibis

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The Straw-necked Ibis (Threskiornis spinicollis) is a bird of the ibis and ...

0 2 Sugarbag Bee

Sugarbag Bee

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

Sugarbag Bees are Australian native honey bees, also known as Australian ...

1 0 Eastern Koel (male)

Eastern Koel (male)

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The Eastern Koel (aka Pacific Koel and Common Koel) is a member of the cuckoo ...

11 8 Tessellated Stick Insect (female)

Tessellated Stick Insect (female)

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

One good reason why I bring my washing in before dark. This is a Tessellated ...

5 11 Cluster Caterpillar (aka Tropical Armyworm)

Cluster Caterpillar (aka Tropical Armyworm)

by narossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

Cluster caterpillar - Noctuidae family. This one has a smooth body with no ...

1 0 Pale-headed Rosella

Pale-headed Rosella

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The second day of Spring and a pair of Pale-headed Rosellas arrived, right on ...

1 0 Cattle Egret (with breeding plumage)

Cattle Egret (with breeding plumage)

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The Cattle Egret is a small member of the heron family Ardeidae. Despite the ...

1 0 Common Eggfly (male)

Common Eggfly (male)

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The Common Eggfly (aka Great Eggfly and Varied Eggfly) is a member of the ...

6 4 Black Flying Fox

Black Flying Fox

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The Black Flying Fox has short black hair with a contrasting reddish-brown ...

6 2 Great Eggfly Caterpillar

Great Eggfly Caterpillar

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

I almost trod on this fellow as it was feeding on weeds. The common name for ...

8 6 St. Andrew’s Cross Spider (female)

St. Andrew’s Cross Spider (female)

by narossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The St. Andrew's Cross spider is so named because it makes a stabilimentum (a ...

2 6 Garden Fungi

Garden Fungi

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

An unusual mushroom species that I've never encountered before. Initially I ...

1 0 Granny's Cloak Moth

Granny's Cloak Moth

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

Granny's Cloak Moth is a species of moth of the Noctuidae family. It is found ...

1 0 Golden Silk Orb-weaver (male)

Golden Silk Orb-weaver (male)

by narossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The Golden Silk Orb-weavers are the largest spider species found in the ...

7 2 Northern Green Jumping Spider (female)

Northern Green Jumping Spider (female)

by narossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

At a length of up to 12 mm (female), this is one of Australia's larger jumping ...

7 4 Spotted Python

Spotted Python

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

highlighted gold and blue. Found along the northern east coast of Australia ...

11 9 Eastern Bearded Dragon

Eastern Bearded Dragon

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

spottings in Laidley, QLD - ...

1 0 Common Ringtail Possum (mobbed by birds)

Common Ringtail Possum (mobbed by birds)

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The common ringtail possum (Pseudocheirus peregrinus, Greek for "false hand" ...

5 3 Australasian Privet Hawk-moth Caterpillar

Australasian Privet Hawk-moth Caterpillar

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

A really cool looking caterpillar. Initially this caterpillar is green with a ...

3 0 Bush Stone-curlew (pair)

Bush Stone-curlew (pair)

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

Bush Stone-curlew's are large, slim, mainly nocturnal, ground-dwelling birds, ...

2 2 Cane Toad

Cane Toad

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The ubiquitous Cane Toad, largest species in the family Bufonidae, is an ...

4 2 Lilli Pilli

Lilli Pilli

by Neil RossBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

Syzygium luehmannii is a medium sized coastal rainforest tree native to ...

1 0 Common Australian Crow (aka Oleander Butterfly)

Common Australian Crow (aka Oleander Butterfly)

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

Black and white butterflies with small white spots on the edges of the wings, ...

1 4 Red Stinkhorn

Red Stinkhorn

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

This fungi produces spore slime which has an intense smell of rotting meat or ...

2 0 Eastern Blue-tongue Lizard (adult)

Eastern Blue-tongue Lizard (adult)

by narossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The eastern blue-tongue lizard (Tiliqua scincoides scincoides) is a subspecies ...

1 0 American Cockroach (on spider egg-sac)

American Cockroach (on spider egg-sac)

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

Not to be confused with Periplaneta australasiae, the Australian Cockroach. ...

13 0 Little Corella

Little Corella

by Neil RossBrisbane, QLD, Australia

The Little Corella is a white cockatoo native to Australia and southern New ...