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Dictyotus conspicuus

A shield or stink bug at Tinderry, NSW

Dictyotus conspicuus at Tinderry, NSW - 22 Jan 2022
Dictyotus conspicuus at Tinderry, NSW - 22 Jan 2022
Dictyotus conspicuus at Tinderry, NSW - 22 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Dictyotus conspicuus 30 Jan 2022 michaelb
Unidentified 29 Jan 2022 markus

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User's notes

Very mellow hitchhiker, walked all over my hands (left a deposit) before being returned to some nearby vegetation

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Nearby sightings

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Comesperma ericinum (Heath Milkwort) at Tinderry, NSW - 17 Dec 2021 by Harrisi Rhinaria sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinaria weevil) at Tinderry, NSW - 17 Dec 2021 by Harrisi Oroderes sp. (genus) (A longhorn beetle) at Tinderry, NSW - 11 Dec 2021 by Harrisi Exocarpos strictus (Dwarf Cherry) at Tinderry, NSW - 5 Mar 2019 by JanetRussell Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Tinderry, NSW - 5 Mar 2019 by JanetRussell Oxylobium ellipticum (Common Shaggy Pea) at Tinderry, NSW - 21 Oct 2018 by Harrisi
Comesperma ericinum (Heath Milkwort) at Tinderry, NSW - 17 Dec 2021 by Harrisi
Rhinaria sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinaria weevil) at Tinderry, NSW - 17 Dec 2021 by Harrisi
Oroderes sp. (genus) (A longhorn beetle) at Tinderry, NSW - 11 Dec 2021 by Harrisi
Exocarpos strictus (Dwarf Cherry) at Tinderry, NSW - 5 Mar 2019 by JanetRussell
Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Tinderry, NSW - 5 Mar 2019 by JanetRussell
Oxylobium ellipticum (Common Shaggy Pea) at Tinderry, NSW - 21 Oct 2018 by Harrisi

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 22 Jan 2022 02:47 PM Recorded on
  • markus Recorded by

Additional information

  • hiking pants... Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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