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Ant / Bee / WaspXylocopa (Lestis) aeratus  

Metallic Green Carpenter Bee at Kings Point, NSW

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Xylocopa (Lestis) aeratus at Kings Point, NSW - 9 Dec 2016
Xylocopa (Lestis) aeratus at Kings Point, NSW - 9 Dec 2016
Xylocopa (Lestis) aeratus at Kings Point, NSW - 9 Dec 2016

Identification history

Ant / Bee / Wasp Xylocopa (Lestis) aeratus 20 Jun 2018 KerriLee
Ant / Bee / Wasp Xylocopa (Lestis) aeratus 20 Jun 2018 Charles Dove2.4K

Significant sighting

KerriLee noted:
21 Jun 2018

rarely sighted in the south east

Author's notes

Xylocopa (Lestis) aeratus (Smith, 1851) Metallic Green Carpenter Bee

1 comment

KerriLee wrote:
   21 Jun 2018
wow! not commonly seen in our region

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Nearby Sightings

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Platycercus elegans at Kings Point, NSW - 18 Jan 2018 Geopelia humeralis at Kings Point, NSW - 16 Jan 2018 Xylocopa (Lestis) aeratus at Kings Point, NSW - 9 Dec 2016
Platycercus elegans at Kings Point, NSW - 18 Jan 2018
Geopelia humeralis at Kings Point, NSW - 16 Jan 2018
Xylocopa (Lestis) aeratus at Kings Point, NSW - 9 Dec 2016

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 9 Dec 2016 12:00 AM Recorded on
  • Charles Dove Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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