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Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea)Pulvinaria sp. (genus) (TBC)

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Unidentified at Suppressed - 7 Aug 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 7 Aug 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 7 Aug 2019

Identification history

Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) Pulvinaria sp. (genus) 22 Sep 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 13 Aug 2019 CathB

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A large number of insects, all oriented the same way, on the trunk of a smooth-barked eucalypt.

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Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • Less than 5mm Animal size
  • 7 Aug 2019 Recorded on
  • CathB Recorded by

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