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Shield bugCuspicona stenuella

Shield bug at Greenway, ACT

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Cuspicona stenuella at Greenway, ACT - 19 Nov 2017
Cuspicona stenuella at Greenway, ACT - 19 Nov 2017
Cuspicona stenuella at Greenway, ACT - 19 Nov 2017
Cuspicona stenuella at Greenway, ACT - 19 Nov 2017
Cuspicona stenuella at Greenway, ACT - 19 Nov 2017

Identification history

Shield bug Cuspicona stenuella 21 Dec 2017 KimPullen
Unidentified 18 Dec 2017 michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014!

Author's notes

Size - body length 6mm. There were a number of these shield bugs on a Kunzea parvifolia bush, which I observed on several different occasions, so I think the association with the plant is important....... on the east side of the Murrumbidgee River, north of Pine Island.

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Unidentified Katydid (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae) (TBC) at Greenway, ACT - 20 Nov 2017
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Diplacodes haematodes at Greenway, ACT - 18 Feb 2016
Eschscholzia californica at Greenway, ACT - 19 Jan 2016
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Lamprima aurata at Greenway, ACT - 13 Jan 2016
Pisolithus sp. at Greenway, ACT - 11 May 2015
Vanessa kershawi at Greenway, ACT - 9 Mar 2015
Junonia villida at Greenway, ACT - 2 Mar 2015
Philemon corniculatus at Greenway, ACT - 20 Feb 2015
Chondrilla juncea at Greenway, ACT - 19 Feb 2015
Diplacodes haematodes at Greenway, ACT - 19 Feb 2015
Jalmenus ictinus at Greenway, ACT - 19 Feb 2015
Vanessa kershawi at Greenway, ACT - 6 Aug 2014
Heteronympha merope at Greenway, ACT - 23 Mar 2014
Acacia decurrens at Greenway, ACT - 18 Sep 2007
Unidentified Katydid (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae) (TBC) at Greenway, ACT - 20 Nov 2017
Themeda triandra at Greenway, ACT - 21 Dec 2016
Porrostoma rhipidium at Greenway, ACT - 19 Dec 2016
Calolampra sp. (genus) at Greenway, ACT - 21 Nov 2016
Phonognatha graeffei at Greenway, ACT - 22 Feb 2016
Unidentified at Pine Island to Point Hut - 18 Feb 2016
Diplacodes haematodes at Greenway, ACT - 18 Feb 2016
Eschscholzia californica at Greenway, ACT - 19 Jan 2016
Vanessa kershawi at Greenway, ACT - 16 Jan 2016
Lamprima aurata at Greenway, ACT - 13 Jan 2016
Pisolithus sp. at Greenway, ACT - 11 May 2015
Vanessa kershawi at Greenway, ACT - 9 Mar 2015
Junonia villida at Greenway, ACT - 2 Mar 2015
Philemon corniculatus at Greenway, ACT - 20 Feb 2015
Chondrilla juncea at Greenway, ACT - 19 Feb 2015
Diplacodes haematodes at Greenway, ACT - 19 Feb 2015
Jalmenus ictinus at Greenway, ACT - 19 Feb 2015
Vanessa kershawi at Greenway, ACT - 6 Aug 2014
Heteronympha merope at Greenway, ACT - 23 Mar 2014
Acacia decurrens at Greenway, ACT - 18 Sep 2007

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Species information

  • Not sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • michaelb Recorded by
  • 19 Nov 2017 Recorded on
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