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Goniaea australasiae

Gumleaf grasshopper at Bemboka River Reserve

Goniaea australasiae at Bemboka River Reserve - 2 Jan 2017
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Identification history

Goniaea australasiae 8 Jan 2017 KimPullen
ACRIDIDAE (family) 6 Jan 2017 KimPullen
ACRIDIDAE (family) 4 Jan 2017 JanetRussell

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2 comments

   8 Jan 2017
This looks awfully like the grasshopper of ours you identified as Goniaea australasiae Kim.
KimPullen wrote:
   9 Jan 2017
We'll go for that name, Jackie. I recognised it as a Goniaea, but I consulted with Roger Farrow because the crest on the thorax looked different to that of G. australasiae. Maybe it's just a bit deformed.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 2 Jan 2017 02:32 PM Recorded on
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