Genus Eirone

Composed of more than 45 Australian species.

Pending ID – Eirone
#1. cf. Eirone sp.
Mid October 2013
Bridport
#2. cf. Eirone sp.
Mid March 2014
Port Sorell
#2.1. cf. Eirone sp.
Mid April 2014
St Patrick’s Head, St Mary’s
On Sagg
#3. cf. Eirone sp. (#3)
Late September 2014
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart

#3.1. cf. Eirone sp. (#3)
Early April 2015
Weilangta

Late November 2011
Knocklofty Reserve, nipaluna/Hobart
Male feeding female
Photo KE

Late October 2011
Knocklofty Reserve, nipaluna/ Hobart
male
Photo KE

Early October 2022
Knocklofty Reserve, nipaluna/Hobart
Photo KE
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Early September 2023
Knocklofty Reserve, nipaluna/Hobart
Photo KE

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Mid January
Sisters Beach
Male flower wasps fighting over a female.
Video KE

Early October 2010
New Town Rivulet, Lenah Valley
Photo KE

Late September 2010
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
Photo KE

A collection of at least 4 males sheltering under curls of Eucalypt Bark at 9am on a cool morning.
Mid September 2016
Waverley Park, Bellerive
Photos KE
     

Males sheltering from rain amongst Eucalypt foliage
Mid September 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
Photos KE
 

Early October 2018
Mount Field National Park.
Photos KE
   

Male found dead on a branch
Mid April 2019
Alum Cliffs track, Mole Creek
Photos KE
 

Late October 2019
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
Photos KE
 

Late December 2021
Mount Field National Park.
Photos KE
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Mid January 2020
Hellyer Beach
The female was trying hard to feed on some milky exudate, but was struggling in the strong wind.
Photos KE
IMG 7958  IMG 7962  IMG 7967

Male and female caught in an enamel spider’s web.  The male was well wrapped, but the female ended up breaking free.
Mid December 2021
Lewisham
Photo KE
IMG 1814

Late September 2023
Mount Field National Park
Photo KE

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