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Icerya acaciae

Acacia mealy bug at Bruce, ACT

Icerya acaciae at Bruce, ACT - 25 Nov 2020
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Identification history

Icerya acaciae 29 Nov 2020 pmillsApio87
Icerya acaciae 26 Nov 2020 MichaelMulvaney
Icerya acaciae 26 Nov 2020 michaelb
Unidentified 26 Nov 2020 JohnBundock

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3 comments

   29 Nov 2020
Nice sighting! Do you know what species of 'Acacia' you saw it on?
   30 Nov 2020
No but it should be easy to find them again. I'll try to identify the acacia.
michaelb wrote:
   30 Nov 2020
They are commonly found on Acacia dealbata.

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Chrysodeixis argentifera (Tobacco Looper) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Bruce, ACT - 10 Oct 2021 by tom.tomward@gmail.com
Cubicorhynchus sp. (genus) (Ground weevil) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Cormocephalus aurantiipes (Orange-legged Centipede) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Uloma (Uloma) sanguinipes (Darkling beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 28 May 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 25 May 2021 by tpreston
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Bruce, ACT - 25 May 2021 by tpreston
Dictyotus conspicuus (A shield or stink bug) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by kasiaaus
Orthodera ministralis (Green Mantid) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by kasiaaus
Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by kasiaaus
Eurymelinae (subfamily) (Unidentified eurymeline leafhopper) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by kasiaaus
Agrilus hypoleucus (Hypoleucus jewel beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by kasiaaus
Psilosticha absorpta (Fine-waved Bark Moth) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by kasiaaus
Lasiocampidae (family) immature (Lappet & Snout Moths) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by kasiaaus
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by kasiaaus
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Jan 2021 by kasiaaus
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Monolepta froggatti (Leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Thema macroscia (A concealer moth) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Rhinotia suturalis (Belid weevil) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Chironomidae (family) (Non-biting Midge) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Merimnetes oblongus (Radiata pine shoot weevil) at Bruce, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Eusemocosma pruinosa (A Concealer moth) at Bruce, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by Bron
Chlenias (genus) (A looper moth) at Bruce, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by Bron
Stylidium graminifolium (Grass Triggerplant) at Bruce, ACT - 20 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Bruce, ACT - 20 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Centaurium erythraea (Common Centaury) at Bruce, ACT - 20 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Cortaderia selloana (Pampas Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 20 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Comptosia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Mar 2019 by Laserchemisty
Lonicera japonica (Japanese Honeysuckle) at Bruce, ACT - 9 Nov 2015 by JanetRussell
Hakea sp. at Bruce, ACT - 9 Feb 2014 by JanetRussell

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 10 Abundance
  • 25 Nov 2020 12:28 AM Recorded on
  • JohnBundock Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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