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Dindymus circumcinctus

Bordered harlequin bug at McKellar, ACT

Dindymus circumcinctus at McKellar, ACT - 14 Dec 2021
Dindymus circumcinctus at McKellar, ACT - 14 Dec 2021
Dindymus circumcinctus at McKellar, ACT - 14 Dec 2021
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Identification history

Dindymus circumcinctus 15 Dec 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Dindymus circumcinctus 15 Dec 2021 Birdy

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User's notes

Found walking along the path. Later she lay a few eggs!

2 comments

Birdy wrote:
   15 Dec 2021
Does anyone know what to do with her and her eggs?
   15 Dec 2021
I think they will suck teh sap of Malva species - so perhaps just place on a plant,

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 14 Dec 2021 04:53 PM Recorded on
  • Birdy Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Female Gender
  • Egg laying Breeding behaviour

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