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Theseus modestus

Gum tree shield bug at Tuggeranong DC, ACT

Theseus modestus at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 1 Jan 2020
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Identification history

Theseus modestus 15 Sep 2021 michaelb

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Notional record from known location to obtain photo of adult for sample images. Photo from ALA, credit to Mark Ayers: https://biocache.ala.org.au/occurrences/5a121ebd-4745-4893-bc57-e1cb3309fdf8

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Hypochaeris radicata (Cat's Ear, Flatweed) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Eleale simplex (Clerid beetle) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Lepidoscia arctiella (Tower Case Moth) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Arthropodium milleflorum (Vanilla Lily) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Phacelococcus bursaria (Blackthorn felted scale) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Homotrysis scutellaris (Darkling beetle) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Myrmeleontidae (family) (Unidentified Antlion Lacewing) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Lolium perenne (Perennial Ryegrass) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Theseus modestus (Gum tree shield bug) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb Hordeum leporinum (Barley Grass) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb Brachychiton populneus subsp. populneus (Kurrajong) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb Dianella sp. aff. longifolia (Benambra) (Pale Flax Lily, Blue Flax Lily) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Anas gracilis (Grey Teal) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by AlisonMilton Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by AlisonMilton Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Hypochaeris radicata (Cat's Ear, Flatweed) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Eleale simplex (Clerid beetle) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Lepidoscia arctiella (Tower Case Moth) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Arthropodium milleflorum (Vanilla Lily) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Phacelococcus bursaria (Blackthorn felted scale) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Homotrysis scutellaris (Darkling beetle) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Myrmeleontidae (family) (Unidentified Antlion Lacewing) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Lolium perenne (Perennial Ryegrass) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Theseus modestus (Gum tree shield bug) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 2 Nov 2019 by michaelb
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb
Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb
Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb
Hordeum leporinum (Barley Grass) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb
Brachychiton populneus subsp. populneus (Kurrajong) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb
Dianella sp. aff. longifolia (Benambra) (Pale Flax Lily, Blue Flax Lily) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb
Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 26 Oct 2019 by michaelb
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Anas gracilis (Grey Teal) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by AlisonMilton
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton
Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by AlisonMilton
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 4 Mar 2018 by Alison Milton

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 1 Jan 2020 11:04 AM Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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