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Shield, Stink & Jewel Bug (Pentatomoidea)Poecilometis sp. (genus)

A Poecilometis shield bug at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve

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Poecilometis sp. (genus) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 25 Jan 2018
Poecilometis sp. (genus) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 25 Jan 2018

Identification history

Shield, Stink & Jewel Bug (Pentatomoidea) Poecilometis sp. (genus) 2 Feb 2018 KimPullen
Unidentified 28 Jan 2018 SWishart

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It was spotted walking along the bridge railing

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KimPullen wrote:
   2 Feb 2018
Immature.

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Eusynthemis guttata (Southern Tigertail) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 24 Jan 2018 by SWishart
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 24 Jan 2018 by SWishart
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Austroargiolestes calcaris (Powdered Flatwing) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 7 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock
Geitoneura acantha (Ringed Xenica) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 7 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock
Viola sp. (Violet) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 15 Oct 2017 by W
Caladenia sp. at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 15 Oct 2017 by W
Caladenia carnea (Pink fingers) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 15 Oct 2017 by W
Geitoneura acantha (Ringed Xenica) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2017 by JohnBundock
Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2017 by JohnBundock
Yoyetta serrata (Serrated Firetail) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2016 by galah681
Blechnum nudum (Fishbone water fern) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2016 by galah681
Polystichum proliferum (Mother shield fern) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2016 by galah681
Gyrinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified whirligig beetle) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 10 Dec 2016 by galah681
Diuris sulphurea (Tiger orchid) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 19 Nov 2016 by galah681
Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 21 Oct 2016 by RodDeb
Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 17 Sep 2016 by galah681
Austroacacidiplosis botrycephalae (A Gall Midge) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 17 Sep 2016 by SkyFire747
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 24 Jan 2016 by RyuCallaway
Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 2 May 2015 by galah681
Asplenium flabellifolium (Necklace fern) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2015 by galah681
Blechnum nudum (Fishbone water fern) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2015 by galah681
Polystichum proliferum (Mother shield fern) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2015 by galah681
Veronica anagallis-aquatica (Blue Water Speedwell) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2015 by galah681
Blechnum nudum (Fishbone water fern) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2015 by galah681
Urtica incisa (Stinging Nettle) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2015 by galah681
Dicksonia antarctica (Soft tree fern) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2015 by galah681
Gynatrix pulchella (Hempbush) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 1 Nov 2014 by galah681
Caladenia carnea (Pink fingers) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 1 Nov 2014 by galah681
Viola hederacea (Ivy-leaved Violet) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 1 Nov 2014 by galah681
Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 1 Nov 2014 by galah681
Dianella tasmanica (Tasman Flax Lily) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 18 Oct 2014 by galah681
Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 4 Oct 2014 by galah681
Pterostylis pedunculata (Maroonhood) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 4 Oct 2014 by galah681
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 4 Oct 2014 by galah681
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 4 Oct 2014 by galah681

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • 24 Jan 2018 Recorded on
  • SWishart Recorded by

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