Iphicrates spathus

Iphicrates spathus is endemic to Tasmania and is the only blissid found here. Bodylength around 5.4mm.

Late October 2015
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart.


Immature, possibly female.
Mid December 2014
Conningham beach
Identification to family thanks to Boris Büche and Luis Mata for identification to species with additional details.

Late September 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart

Early March 2018
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart

Early March 2018
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart

Late October 2019
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart