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A Seed bug at Wonboyn, NSW

Oncopeltus sordidus at Wonboyn, NSW - 31 Jan 2015

Identification history

Bug Oncopeltus sordidus 31 Aug 2017 KerriLee
Bug Oncopeltus sordidus 30 Aug 2017 KerriLee

Author's notes

Hundreds of nymphs feeding on leaves of Marsdenia and also Tylophora. The vines are looking sick, with pale patches, under the sustained attack of so many nymphs.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • KerriLee Recorded by
  • 31 Jan 2015 Recorded on
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