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Unidentified at Suppressed - 7 Aug 2018
Unidentified at Suppressed - 7 Aug 2018
Unidentified at Suppressed - 7 Aug 2018
Unidentified at Suppressed - 7 Aug 2018

Identification history

Unidentified 12 Aug 2018 Illilanga

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Private property. No public access without permission. Related plant sighting: https://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Sighting/3406904

2 comments

   31 Aug 2018
This is a pod of a pea, a different plant from the sedge IDd in the related sighting.
Illilanga wrote:
   31 Aug 2018
No, these were on one of the sedges. If you look closely, you can see that they are small shell-like scale insects of some sort. I have added another photo to show the full plant in the background.

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Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • Lepidosperma laterale Associated plant
  • Less than 5mm Animal size (mm)
  • 6 Aug 2018 Recorded on
  • Illilanga Recorded by
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