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Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea)Cryptes baccatus

Wattle Tick Scale at Gigerline Nature Reserve

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Cryptes baccatus at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Aug 2014
Cryptes baccatus at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Aug 2014
Cryptes baccatus at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Aug 2014
Cryptes baccatus at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Aug 2014

Identification history

Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) Cryptes baccatus 2 Sep 2016 MichaelMulvaney
Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) Cryptes baccatus 31 Aug 2016 RogerF
Unidentified 31 Aug 2016 michaelb

Author's notes

In Gigerline Nature Reserve, on the slopes to the west of the Murrumbidgee River.

2 comments

   2 Sep 2016
Roger - is the attendant ant a sugar ant Camponotus nigriceps?
RogerF wrote:
   2 Sep 2016
Correct, with the all black gaster

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Nearby Sightings

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Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 13 Apr 2019 Pachycephala olivacea (Olive Whistler) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 11 Jun 2018 Pycnobraconoides sp. (genus) (A Braconid wasp) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Apr 2018 Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017 Polypogon monspeliensis (Annual Beardgrass) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017 Cermatulus nasalis (Predatory shield bug, Glossy shield bug) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Dec 2016 Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Dec 2016 Austrogomphus cornutus (Unicorn Hunter) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Dec 2016 Veronica anagallis-aquatica (Blue Water Speedwell) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 Rorippa sp. (A watercress) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 Nososticta solida (Orange Threadtail) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 Kunzea ericoides (Burgan) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 Delta bicinctus (Potter wasp) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016 Mentha x piperita (Peppermint) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2016 Rumex conglomeratus (Clustered Dock) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2016 Arctotheca calendula (Capeweed, Cape Dandelion) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 14 Sep 2015 Macropus robustus (Wallaroo) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 13 Aug 2015 Cassinia quinquefaria (Cassinia) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 18 Feb 2015 Calotis lappulacea (Yellow burr daisy) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 20 Oct 2014 Camponotus nigriceps (Black-headed sugar ant) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Aug 2014 Cryptandra speciosa subsp. speciosa at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Aug 2014
Theclinesthes serpentata (Saltbush Blue) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 13 Apr 2019
Pachycephala olivacea (Olive Whistler) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 11 Jun 2018
Pycnobraconoides sp. (genus) (A Braconid wasp) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 22 Apr 2018
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 16 Jan 2017
Polypogon monspeliensis (Annual Beardgrass) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 4 Jan 2017
Cermatulus nasalis (Predatory shield bug, Glossy shield bug) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Dec 2016
Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Dec 2016
Austrogomphus cornutus (Unicorn Hunter) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 28 Dec 2016
Veronica anagallis-aquatica (Blue Water Speedwell) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016
Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016
Rorippa sp. (A watercress) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016
Nososticta solida (Orange Threadtail) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016
Kunzea ericoides (Burgan) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016
Delta bicinctus (Potter wasp) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 27 Dec 2016
Mentha x piperita (Peppermint) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2016
Rumex conglomeratus (Clustered Dock) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2016
Arctotheca calendula (Capeweed, Cape Dandelion) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 14 Sep 2015
Macropus robustus (Wallaroo) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 13 Aug 2015
Cassinia quinquefaria (Cassinia) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 18 Feb 2015
Calotis lappulacea (Yellow burr daisy) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 20 Oct 2014
Camponotus nigriceps (Black-headed sugar ant) at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 6 Aug 2014
Cryptandra speciosa subsp. speciosa at Gigerline Nature Reserve - 2 Aug 2014

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 6 Aug 2014 6:18 PM Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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