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

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Unidentified at Suppressed - 31 Aug 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 31 Aug 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 31 Aug 2019
Unidentified at Suppressed - 31 Aug 2019

Identification history

Unidentified 31 Aug 2019 ruthkerruish

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Author's notes

Many silver wattle plants in the only patch of silver wattles in HGW, killed, none growing properly, those remaining are heavily infested with scale and covered in associated sooty mould.

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Sighting information

  • 1,001 - 10,000 Abundance
  • Silver wattle (Acacia dealbata) Associated plant
  • Less than 5mm Animal size
  • 31 Aug 2019 Recorded on
  • ruthkerruish Recorded by

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