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Shield, Stink & Jewel Bug (Pentatomoidea)Pentatomidae (family)

1 Unidentified Shield or Stink bug at ANBG

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Pentatomidae (family) at ANBG - 12 Dec 2018
Pentatomidae (family) at ANBG - 12 Dec 2018
Pentatomidae (family) at ANBG - 12 Dec 2018

Identification history

Shield, Stink & Jewel Bug (Pentatomoidea) Pentatomidae (family) 18 Jan 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Shield, Stink & Jewel Bug (Pentatomoidea) Pentatomidae (family) 23 Dec 2018 RogerF
Unidentified 15 Dec 2018 Tim L

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3 comments

KimPullen wrote:
   23 Dec 2018
Same as #3878162 (also on Hibbertia scandens in ANBG), which was identified as Commius elegans.
RogerF wrote:
   23 Dec 2018
Seems to be on the wrong host plant for Commius (Exocarpus)
KimPullen wrote:
   25 Dec 2018
Yes I agree Roger. I don't know why C. elegans would lay on Hibbertia.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • Hibbertia Scandens ANBG Section 101. Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • 11 Dec 2018 Recorded on
  • Tim L Recorded by

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