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Shield / Stink  / Jewel bug (Pentatomoidea)PENTATOMIDAE (family)

1 Shield or Stink bug at Dalmeny, NSW

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PENTATOMIDAE (family) at Dalmeny, NSW - 5 Jul 2019
PENTATOMIDAE (family) at Dalmeny, NSW - 5 Jul 2019
PENTATOMIDAE (family) at Dalmeny, NSW - 5 Jul 2019
PENTATOMIDAE (family) at Dalmeny, NSW - 5 Jul 2019

Identification history

Shield / Stink  / Jewel bug (Pentatomoidea) PENTATOMIDAE (family) 19 Aug 2019 JackieMiles
Shield / Stink  / Jewel bug (Pentatomoidea) PENTATOMIDAE (family) 6 Jul 2019 Paul Whitington
Unidentified 5 Jul 2019 John C

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2 comments

   6 Jul 2019
These eggs look very similar to those of a shield bug (possibly Poecilometis sp.). We often see empty ones like these on plant stems and on one occasion we saw the nymphs emerging.
John C wrote:
   6 Jul 2019
Thanks Paul

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 5 Jul 2019 Recorded on
  • John C Recorded by

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