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Oechalia schellenbergii

Spined Predatory Shield Bug at Crace Grasslands

Oechalia schellenbergii at Crace Grasslands - 18 Jan 2021
Oechalia schellenbergii at Crace Grasslands - 18 Jan 2021
Oechalia schellenbergii at Crace Grasslands - 18 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Oechalia schellenbergii 18 Jan 2021 Bron
Unidentified 18 Jan 2021 tpreston

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Author's notes

This bug was sitting on a grass stem, but then fell off onto a log. About 10mm long.

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Apothechyla sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Chondrilla juncea (Skeleton Weed) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Paronychia brasiliana (Chilean Whitlow Wort, Brazilian Whitlow) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Helicoverpa (genus) (A bollworm) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Lissanthe strigosa subsp. subulata (Peach Heath) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Austroicetes pusilla (Grasshopper, Locust) at Crace Grasslands - 17 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Dicranolaius villosus (Melyrid flower beetle) at Crace Grasslands - 4 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Lissanthe strigosa subsp. subulata (Peach Heath) at Crace Grasslands - 4 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Eucalyptus blakelyi (Blakely's Red Gum) at Crace Grasslands - 22 Nov 2018 by michaelb
Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Crace Grasslands - 4 May 2016 by MichaelMulvaney

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 18 Jan 2021 10:43 AM Recorded on
  • tpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Grass stem. Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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