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Fly / Gnat / MosquitoPlecia dimidiata

Lovebug at Tathra, NSW

Plecia dimidiata at Tathra, NSW - 8 Oct 2012

Identification history

Fly / Gnat / Mosquito Plecia dimidiata 4 Sep 2017 KerriLee
Unidentified 5 Nov 2016 KerryVanceBulk Reporter - KerryVance has reported over 100 sightings!

1 comment

KerriLee wrote:
   4 Sep 2017
Hi Kerry - I imagine that when you spotted this one, there were many, many more!? The adults tend to swarm and are often seen as mated pairs - hence the common name of 'lovebugs' :)

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.970475-36.729294
  • Locations Tathra, NSW

Species information

  • Not sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • KerryVance Recorded by
  • 8 Oct 2012 Recorded on
  • Website Reported via
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