Common names of some Townsville animals


A

Ants

Ant Lion

Apostlebird

Army Worms

Assassin Bugs

Auger Beetle

Australian Cockroach

Australian Crow Butterfly

Aust Duskhawker Dragonfly

B

Backswimmers

Bag Moths

Banana Aphid

Banana Stalk Fly

Banjo Frog, Northern

Bar-Shouldered Dove

Bark-mimicking Grasshopper

Beanpod Borer

Bee (Honeybee)

Bee Flies

Bee-Hawk Moth

Bell Moths

Bird-eating Spider

Bizarre Looper

Black-backed Magpie

Black-faced Monarch Flycatcher

Black and White Butterfly

Black and White Tiger Butterfly

Black Duck

Black Field Cricket

Black Ground Mantid

Black Kite

Black Swan

Blackheaded Skimmer Dragonfly

Black-spotted Grass-blue

Blowflies

Blue Argus Butterfly

Blue Banded Eggfly Butterfly

Blue-faced Honeyeater

Blue Flower Wasp

Blue Skimmer Dragonfly

Blue Tiger Butterfly

Blue-tongued Lizard

Blues (Butterflies)

Boobook Owl, Southern

Brolga

Brown Awl

Brown Flower Beetle

Brown Honeyeater

Brown-backed Honeyeater

Brown Lacewings

Brown Ochre

Brown Saddlebags Dragonfly

Brown Soldier

Brown Sugarcane Cicada

Brown Tree Snake

Browns (Butterflies)

Brown Ringlet Butterfly

Burying Mantis

Bush Flies

C

Cabbage Centre grub

Cabbage Moth

Cabbage Webworm

Caddis Flies

Cairns Birdwing Butterfly

Cane Beetle, Greybacked

Carpet Python

Case Moths

Centipede

Christmas Beetle

Chocolate Argus

Chroma Awl

Cicadas

Click Beetles

Clothes Moths

Cockroaches

Colourful Broadheaded Bug

Common Garden Caedicia

Common Grass Blue

Common Hover Fly

Corella, Little

Cotton Harlequin Bug

Cotton Tip Worm

Cotton Web-spinner

Copperhead Skink

Coppers(Butterflies)

Crab Spiders

Crane Flies

Crotalaria Moth

Crotalaria Podborer

Cruiser

Crusader Bugs

Cnenotus Skink

Cuckoo Wasps

Cucurbit Stemborer

Curlew, Eastern

Cup Moths

Cycad Blue

D

Daddy-long-legs Spider

Dainty Green Tree Frog

Damselflies

Dark-Winged Stick Insect

Darkling Beetles

Darter, Australian

Dendrobium Beetle

Digger Wasps

Diggle's Jewel Butterfly

Dingy Brush-brown Butterfly

Dingy Swift

Diving Beetles

Donovan's Tiger Moth

Dragonflies

Dung Beetles

Duskhawker Dragonfly

Dusky Grass Skipper

Dusky Honeyeater

Dusky Knight Butterfly

E

Earwigs

Eastern Brown Crow Butterfly

Eggfruit Caterpillar

Egret, Eastern Great

Emerald Moths

Emperor Gum Moth

Emperor Moths

European Earwig

European Wasp

Evening Brown Butterfly

F

Fairy Gerygone

Fairy Martin

Fiery Skimmer Dragonfly

Figleaf Beetle

Fire Ant

Fireflies

Fire-tailed Resin Bee

Fire-tailed Skink

Flesh Flies

Floury Baker Cicada

Flower Spiders

Flower Wasps

Flying Fox, Little Red

Frilled-neck Lizard

Fringe-tufted Moths

Fruit Fly (Q-fly)

Fruit Fly (Drosophila sp.)

Fruit Piercing Moth

Fruit Piercing Moth (2)

Fruit-spotting Bug

Fruit Tree Borer

Fungus-eating Ladybird

G

Gardenia Bee-hawk

Giant Grasshopper

Giant Green Slantface

Garden Mantid

Garden Spider

Giant Centipede

Giant Waterbugs

Gidgee Bug

Glasswing Butterfly

Goat Moths

Golden-abdomened Ant

Gordian Worm

Grape Vine Hawk Moth

Graphic Flutter Dragonfly

Grass Moth

Grass Jewel Butterfly

Green Bladder Cicada

Green Emperor Dragonfly

Green Grass Dart

Green Lacewings

Green Stink Bug

Green Tree Ants

Green Leaf-hopper

Green Whizzer

Grey Duskhawker Dragonfly

Grey House Spider

Grey Huntsman Spider

Ground Beetles

Gum Leaf Skeletoniser

H

Hairy Caterpilla

Hamadryad Butterfly

Hatchet Wasps

Hawk Moths

Heliotrope Moth

Helmeted Friarbird

Hibiscus Cutworm

Horehound Bug

Hornet (Spider Wasp)

Horsehair Worm

Hover Flies

Huntsmen Spiders

I

Irrorated Tabby moth

J

Jacana

Jewel Beetles

Jewel Bugs

Jewel Spider

Joseph's Cloak Moth

Jumping Spiders

Jute Looper

K

Katydids

Koel, Eastern

L

Lace Monitor

Lacewings

Ladybird Beetles

Lantana beetle

Lantana Stick Moth

Lantern Flies

Large Auger Beetle

Large Grass Yellow Butterfly

Large Green Jassid

Leafhoppers

Leaf Miner Flies

Lesser Wanderer Butterfly

Lewin's Honeyeater

Lima Bean Pod Borer

Little Black Cormorant

Little Whiner

Little White Lichen Moth

Long-Tailed Pea Blue

Longhorned Moths

Longicon Beetles

Long-jawed Spiders

Lynx Spiders

R

S

Salvinia Moth

Sand Wasps

Sapphire Flutterer Dragonfly

Satin-green Forester

Scaled Cricket

Scarab Beetles

Scarlet Honeyeater

Scarlet Percher Dragonfly

Scorpions

Senecio Moth

Shielded Bush Cricket

Shining Oak Blue

Short-bodied Cellar Spider

Short-tailed Polichne

Silver Wisp Dragonfly

Silverfish

Silver Flies

Silver Forget-me-not Butterfly

Skippers

Slant-faced Grasshoppers

Slender Green Mantid

Slend-lined Longicon

Sloane's Wingless Cockroach

Small Dusky Blue

Small Fruit Tree Borer

Small Green-banded Blue

Snake Bird

Snout Moths

Snouted Tigers

Soldier Beetles

Soldier Fly

Soyabean Moth

Speckled Cockroach

Spider Ant

Spider Wasp

Spiny Spider

Spitting Spiders

Spittle Bugs

Spotted Grass-blue

Spotted Katydid

Spotted Pea-blue

Spur-throated Grasshoppers

Spur-throated Locust

Springtails

St. Andrews Cross Spider

Stick Insects

Stilleto Fly

Stink Bugs

Striped Arboreal Cockroach

Striped Snake-eyed Skink

Sugarcane Froghopper

Sugarcane Looper

Sunbird

Swampwatcher Dragonfly

Sweet Potato Weevil

Swift Ground Spider

Swallowtail Butterflies

Swamp Darter

Swamp Tiger Butterfly

Sweet Potato Leaf Miner

T

Tailed Emperor Butterfly

Tau Emerald Dragonfly

Tent Web Spider

Termites

Threadleg Assassin

Three-lined Potato Beetle

Three Punctured Diving Beetle

Ticks

Tiger Beetles

Tiger Cherrynose

Tiger Crane Fly

Tiger Longicon

Tiger Moths

Timolis' Frother

Torresian Imperial Pigeon

Torpedo Moths

Tortoise Beetles

Tree Hoppers

Tree Lucerne Moth

Tree Snake, Common

True Crickets

Tussock Moths

Twin Dusky Blue

Twisted Moth

Two-lined Dragon

U

Ulysses Butterfly

V

Variable Ladybeetle

Varied Eggfly Butterfly

Vinegar Fly

W

Walker's Frother

Wanderer Butterfly

Wandering Glider Dragonfly

Warren's Hook-tip Moth

Wasps

Water Beetles

Water Boatmen

Water-loving Grasshopper

Water Scorpions

Water Strider

Wattle Snout Moth

Webspinners

Weevils

Welcome Swallow

Whirligig Beetles

White Eyecap Moths

White-breasted Sea Eagle

White-faced Heron

White-gaped Honeyeater

White-throated Honeyeater

White Leafhopper

Whites

Wood Boring Beetles

Wood Moths

X

Y

Yellow Banded Dart

Yellow Butterfly

Yellow-eyed Plane Butterfly

Yellow-horned Clerid

Yellow-shouldered Ladybird

Yellow-striped Flutterer

Yellows (Butterflies)

Yellow Honeyeater

Yellow Longicon

Yellow Paper Wasp

Yellow Peach Moth

Yellow Sugarcane Cicada

Yellow Tussock Moth

Yellow-winged Locust

Z

Zebra Blue Butterfly

Zodiac Moth