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Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea)Unidentified Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) (TBC)

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Unidentified at Suppressed - 17 Feb 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 17 Feb 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 17 Feb 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 17 Feb 2019

Identification history

Unidentified 18 Feb 2019 ruthkerruish

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Author's notes

Nearly every plant is affected in a planting of 10-15 plants. I have never seen this particular scale on Acacia in the ACT. The scale was probably on the plants when purchased in NSW.

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Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • Acacia incognata Limelight Associated plant
  • Less than 5mm Animal size (mm)
  • 16 Feb 2019 Recorded on
  • ruthkerruish Recorded by

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