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Oechalia schellenbergii

Spined Predatory Shield Bug at Latham, ACT

Oechalia schellenbergii at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020
Oechalia schellenbergii at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Oechalia schellenbergii 5 Jan 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 16 Dec 2020 trevorpreston

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2 comments

   19 Dec 2020
This is a shield bug, not a beetle.
   5 Jan 2021
A late stage nymph

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Nearby sightings

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Pultenaea subspicata (Low Bush-pea) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Sanguisorba minor (Salad Burnet, Sheep's Burnet) at Latham, ACT - 8 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE Trombidiidae sp. (family) (Red velvet mite) at Latham, ACT - 26 Aug 2021 by Roger Pheidole sp. (genus) (Seed-harvesting ant) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2021 by Roger Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Latham, ACT - 13 Jul 2021 by AlisonMilton Lepidogryllus sp. (genus) (A cricket) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Armadillidium vulgare (Slater bug, woodlouse, pill bug, roley poley) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Calomela juncta (Leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 20 Apr 2021 by Roger Fulgoroidea sp. (superfamily) (Unidentified fulgoroid planthopper) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger Myrmarachne luctuosa (Polyrachis Ant Mimic Spider) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger Chalcopteroides cupripennis (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Latham, ACT - 17 Jan 2021 by Roger Aporocera (Aporocera) haematodes (A case bearing leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston Leucochrysum albicans (Hoary Sunray) at Latham, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by Rebeccaryanactgov Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Latham, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by Christine Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Latham, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by Roger zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2020 by tpreston Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2020 by tpreston Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by Roger Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Latham, ACT - 12 Jul 2020 by Caric Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Latham, ACT - 12 Jul 2020 by Caric Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Latham, ACT - 10 Jul 2020 by Caric Entoloma sp. (Entoloma) at Latham, ACT - 26 Jun 2020 by Caric Oudemansiella 'radicata group' (Rooting shank) at Latham, ACT - 10 May 2020 by Caric Aristida ramosa (Purple Wire Grass) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Desmodium varians (Slender Tick-Trefoil) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Enneapogon nigricans (Nine-awn Grass, Bottlewashers) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Hednota species near grammellus (Pyralid or snout moth) at Latham, ACT - 6 Apr 2020 by Roger Tapeigaster sp. (genus) (Fungus fly, Heteromyzid fly) at Latham, ACT - 3 Apr 2020 by Roger Ommatius sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Latham, ACT - 30 Mar 2020 by Roger Titinia tenuis (Titinia weevil) at Latham, ACT - 26 Mar 2020 by Roger Putoniessa sp. (genus) (A leafhopper) at Latham, ACT - 26 Mar 2020 by Roger Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Roger Rhipidura rufifrons (Rufous Fantail) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Roger Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Cheilanthes austrotenuifolia (Rock Fern) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Jalmenus icilius (Amethyst Hairstreak) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Cyprinus carpio (Common Carp) at Latham, ACT - 19 Jan 2020 by pinnaCLE Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Latham, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by pinnaCLE Schoenoplectus validus (River Club-rush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by pinnaCLE Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Megachile (Hackeriapis) oblonga (A Megachild bee) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Thyreus caeruleopunctatus (Chequered cuckoo bee) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Pultenaea subspicata (Low Bush-pea) at Latham, ACT - 30 Oct 2018 by LWenger Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Latham, ACT - 20 Aug 2018 by Rosie Aquarius antigone (Water strider, pond skater) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Latham, ACT - 6 Feb 2016 by KShort
Pultenaea subspicata (Low Bush-pea) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Sanguisorba minor (Salad Burnet, Sheep's Burnet) at Latham, ACT - 8 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE
Trombidiidae sp. (family) (Red velvet mite) at Latham, ACT - 26 Aug 2021 by Roger
Pheidole sp. (genus) (Seed-harvesting ant) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2021 by Roger
Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Latham, ACT - 13 Jul 2021 by AlisonMilton
Lepidogryllus sp. (genus) (A cricket) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Armadillidium vulgare (Slater bug, woodlouse, pill bug, roley poley) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Calomela juncta (Leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 20 Apr 2021 by Roger
Fulgoroidea sp. (superfamily) (Unidentified fulgoroid planthopper) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger
Myrmarachne luctuosa (Polyrachis Ant Mimic Spider) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger
Chalcopteroides cupripennis (Rainbow darkling beetle) at Latham, ACT - 17 Jan 2021 by Roger
Aporocera (Aporocera) haematodes (A case bearing leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Leucochrysum albicans (Hoary Sunray) at Latham, ACT - 28 Sep 2020 by Rebeccaryanactgov
Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Latham, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by Christine
Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Latham, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by Roger
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by Roger
Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Latham, ACT - 12 Jul 2020 by Caric
Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Latham, ACT - 12 Jul 2020 by Caric
Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Latham, ACT - 10 Jul 2020 by Caric
Entoloma sp. (Entoloma) at Latham, ACT - 26 Jun 2020 by Caric
Oudemansiella 'radicata group' (Rooting shank) at Latham, ACT - 10 May 2020 by Caric
Aristida ramosa (Purple Wire Grass) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Desmodium varians (Slender Tick-Trefoil) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Enneapogon nigricans (Nine-awn Grass, Bottlewashers) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Hednota species near grammellus (Pyralid or snout moth) at Latham, ACT - 6 Apr 2020 by Roger
Tapeigaster sp. (genus) (Fungus fly, Heteromyzid fly) at Latham, ACT - 3 Apr 2020 by Roger
Ommatius sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Latham, ACT - 30 Mar 2020 by Roger
Titinia tenuis (Titinia weevil) at Latham, ACT - 26 Mar 2020 by Roger
Putoniessa sp. (genus) (A leafhopper) at Latham, ACT - 26 Mar 2020 by Roger
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Roger
Rhipidura rufifrons (Rufous Fantail) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Roger
Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Cheilanthes austrotenuifolia (Rock Fern) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Jalmenus icilius (Amethyst Hairstreak) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Cyprinus carpio (Common Carp) at Latham, ACT - 19 Jan 2020 by pinnaCLE
Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Latham, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by pinnaCLE
Schoenoplectus validus (River Club-rush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by pinnaCLE
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Latham, ACT - 17 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Megachile (Hackeriapis) oblonga (A Megachild bee) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Thyreus caeruleopunctatus (Chequered cuckoo bee) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Pultenaea subspicata (Low Bush-pea) at Latham, ACT - 30 Oct 2018 by LWenger
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Latham, ACT - 20 Aug 2018 by Rosie
Aquarius antigone (Water strider, pond skater) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Intellagama lesueurii howittii (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Latham, ACT - 6 Feb 2016 by KShort

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 16 Dec 2020 03:43 PM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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