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Psyllid / Lerp / Aphid / Whitefly (several families)Cardiaspina sp.

Tathra, NSW

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Cardiaspina sp. at Tathra, NSW - 21 Aug 2019
Cardiaspina sp. at Tathra, NSW - 21 Aug 2019

Identification history

Psyllid / Lerp / Aphid / Whitefly (several families) Cardiaspina sp. 22 Aug 2019 Paul Whitington
Unidentified 22 Aug 2019 MaxCampbell

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Author's notes

Lerp about 6mm long on Silvertop Ash leaf.

2 comments

   22 Aug 2019
Some nice images of the lerps and psyllids on ALA, Max. https://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:64481ae9-e2f2-4c2e-9746-a879905fbc2a#overview
   23 Aug 2019
Thanks Paul, I found a good reference on the "Insects of Tasmania" site:
https://sites.google.com/site/insectsoftasmaniahemiptera/sternorrhyncha/psyllidae-lerps-jumping-plant-lice/genus-cardiaspina

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 21 Aug 2019 Recorded on
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