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Amorbus sp. (genus)

Eucalyptus Tip bug at Bruce, ACT

Amorbus sp. (genus) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023
Amorbus sp. (genus) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023
Amorbus sp. (genus) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023
Amorbus sp. (genus) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Amorbus sp. (genus) 21 Jan 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Amorbus alternatus 16 Jan 2023 trevorpreston

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I'm pretty sure this is the adult form of the last two sightings, year after year I see these forms together on young gum trees.

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Lonicera japonica (Japanese Honeysuckle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Gminatus australis (Orange assassin bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Helicoverpa punctigera (Native Budworm) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Cermatulus nasalis (Predatory shield bug, Glossy shield bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Paropsisterna fastidiosa (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Torbia viridissima (Gum Leaf Katydid) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Amorbus alternatus (Eucalyptus Tip Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Amorbus alternatus (Eucalyptus Tip Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Juncus usitatus (Common Rush) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Fraxinus sp. (An Ash) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Microlaena stipoides (Weeping Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Dichelachne crinita (Long-hair Plume Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Praxibulus sp. (genus) (A grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Rytidosperma sp. (Wallaby Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Jan 2023 by MattM Billardiera scandens (Hairy Apple Berry) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Jan 2023 by Untidy Orobanche minor (Broomrape) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb Bromus catharticus (Prairie Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb Daviesia leptophylla (Slender Bitter Pea) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb Microseris walteri (Yam Daisy, Murnong) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb Dianella revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb Hibbertia calycina (Lesser Guinea-flower) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb Vicia disperma (Two Seeded Vetch) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Merocroca automima (Chezala group) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Holcus lanatus (Yorkshire Fog) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Thysanotus patersonii (Twining Fringe Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Hedera helix (Ivy) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Cymbonotus sp. (preissianus or lawsonianus) (Bears Ears) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Tubifera ferruginosa (Raspberry Slime) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Amorbus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Tip bug) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Luzula densiflora (Dense Wood-rush) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Casbia pallens (Pale Casbia) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Hibbertia calycina (Lesser Guinea-flower) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Cryptandra amara (Bitter Cryptandra) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Orobanche minor (Broomrape) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Glycine clandestina (Twining Glycine) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Daviesia mimosoides subsp. mimosoides at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Drosera gunniana at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Vicia sativa (Common Vetch) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Chauliognathus lugubris (Plague Soldier Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston Microseris walteri (Yam Daisy, Murnong) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Sep 2022 by JVR Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2022 by JVR Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2022 by JVR Microseris walteri (Yam Daisy, Murnong) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2022 by JVR Cryptobothrus chrysophorus (Golden Bandwing) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton Calomela juncta (Leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton Leistomorpha brontoscopa (A concealer moth) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton Eleale simplex (Clerid beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton Pycnoporus coccineus (Scarlet Bracket) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Hemiergis talbingoensis (Three-toed Skink) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Hygrocybe sp. (Hygrocybe) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Ommatoiulus moreleti (Portuguese Millipede) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Aleurina sp. at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Bryaceae (family) (A moss) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Cladia aggregata (A lichen) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Nostoc sp. (genus) (A cyanobacterium) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Heterodea sp. (A lichen) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Cortinarius austrovenetus (Green Skinhead) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Petaurus notatus (Krefft’s Glider, Sugar Glider) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by JVR Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston Uloma (Uloma) sanguinipes (Darkling beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston Anzoplana trilineata (A Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston Neosparassus diana at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston zz bolete at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Bruce, ACT - 25 Mar 2022 by JVR Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by JVR Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by JVR Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Nov 2021 by JVR
Lonicera japonica (Japanese Honeysuckle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Gminatus australis (Orange assassin bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Helicoverpa punctigera (Native Budworm) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Cermatulus nasalis (Predatory shield bug, Glossy shield bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Paropsisterna fastidiosa (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Torbia viridissima (Gum Leaf Katydid) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Amorbus alternatus (Eucalyptus Tip Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Amorbus alternatus (Eucalyptus Tip Bug) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Juncus usitatus (Common Rush) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Fraxinus sp. (An Ash) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Microlaena stipoides (Weeping Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Dichelachne crinita (Long-hair Plume Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Praxibulus sp. (genus) (A grasshopper) at Bruce, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Rytidosperma sp. (Wallaby Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Jan 2023 by MattM
Billardiera scandens (Hairy Apple Berry) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Jan 2023 by Untidy
Orobanche minor (Broomrape) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb
Bromus catharticus (Prairie Grass) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb
Daviesia leptophylla (Slender Bitter Pea) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb
Microseris walteri (Yam Daisy, Murnong) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb
Dianella revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb
Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb
Hibbertia calycina (Lesser Guinea-flower) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Oct 2022 by michaelb
Vicia disperma (Two Seeded Vetch) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Merocroca automima (Chezala group) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Holcus lanatus (Yorkshire Fog) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Thysanotus patersonii (Twining Fringe Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Hedera helix (Ivy) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Cymbonotus sp. (preissianus or lawsonianus) (Bears Ears) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Tubifera ferruginosa (Raspberry Slime) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Tip bug) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Luzula densiflora (Dense Wood-rush) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Casbia pallens (Pale Casbia) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Hibbertia calycina (Lesser Guinea-flower) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Cryptandra amara (Bitter Cryptandra) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Orobanche minor (Broomrape) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Glycine clandestina (Twining Glycine) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Daviesia mimosoides subsp. mimosoides at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Drosera gunniana at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Vicia sativa (Common Vetch) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Chauliognathus lugubris (Plague Soldier Beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Microseris walteri (Yam Daisy, Murnong) at Bruce, ACT - 29 Sep 2022 by JVR
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2022 by JVR
Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2022 by JVR
Microseris walteri (Yam Daisy, Murnong) at Bruce, ACT - 21 Sep 2022 by JVR
Cryptobothrus chrysophorus (Golden Bandwing) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton
Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton
Calomela juncta (Leaf beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton
Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton
Leistomorpha brontoscopa (A concealer moth) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton
Eleale simplex (Clerid beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Sep 2022 by AlisonMilton
Pycnoporus coccineus (Scarlet Bracket) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Hemiergis talbingoensis (Three-toed Skink) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Hygrocybe sp. (Hygrocybe) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Ommatoiulus moreleti (Portuguese Millipede) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Aleurina sp. at Bruce, ACT - 6 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Bryaceae (family) (A moss) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Cladia aggregata (A lichen) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Nostoc sp. (genus) (A cyanobacterium) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Heterodea sp. (A lichen) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Cortinarius austrovenetus (Green Skinhead) at Bruce, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Petaurus notatus (Krefft’s Glider, Sugar Glider) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by JVR
Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Uloma (Uloma) sanguinipes (Darkling beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Anzoplana trilineata (A Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Neosparassus diana at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston
zz bolete at Bruce, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Bruce, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Bruce, ACT - 25 Mar 2022 by JVR
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Jan 2022 by JVR
Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Bruce, ACT - 12 Dec 2021 by JVR
Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Bruce, ACT - 6 Nov 2021 by JVR

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Location information

Species information

  • Amorbus sp. (genus) Scientific name
  • Eucalyptus Tip bug Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 16 Jan 2023 03:00 PM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Gum tree Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Alive / healthy Animal health

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