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Illeis galbula

Fungus-eating Ladybird at Bega, NSW

Illeis galbula at Bega, NSW - 29 Apr 2019
Illeis galbula at Bega, NSW - 29 Apr 2019
Illeis galbula at Bega, NSW - 29 Apr 2019
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Identification history

Unidentified 1 Sep 2020 JenniferWillcox

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   1 Sep 2020
This is the larva of a fungus eating Ladybird beetle, 4mm long, that feeds on powdery mildew. My ref for ID: "Beetles of Australia" (Hangay & Zborowski) Page 163. For a look at larva and adult refer: ... https://atlasoflife.naturemapr.org/sightings/3392604

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Oenochroma vinaria (Pink-bellied Moth) at Bega, NSW - 5 Sep 2020 by Jennifer Willcox
Gryllacrididae (family) (Unidentified Raspy Cricket) at Bega, NSW - 24 Jul 2020 by Jennifer Willcox
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Bega, NSW - 15 Apr 2020 by Jennifer Willcox
Opisthoncus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Opisthoncus jumping spider) at Bega, NSW - 25 Oct 2019 by Jennifer Willcox
Balta bicolor (A balta cockroach) at Bega, NSW - 14 Oct 2019 by Jennifer Willcox
Tettigoniidae (family) (Unidentified katydid) at Bega, NSW - 18 Jul 2019 by Jennifer Willcox
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail, Large Citrus Butterfly) at Bega, NSW - 22 Feb 2019 by Jennifer Willcox
Columba leucomela (White-headed Pigeon) at Bega, NSW - 27 Nov 2018 by Jennifer Willcox

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 29 Apr 2019 02:09 PM Recorded on
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