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Description

About 12mm body length. These psylloideans insert eggs into leaves or stems which develop into galls to house developing nymphs.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/69610519@N08/6683564239/in/photostream/
http://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:16e0872c-89ee-4cd3-b80e-8dd3227de0de#tab_gallery

Stephen Thorpe on BowerBird has IDed this one and after much reading I think we need to add Aphalaridae

order
HEMIPTERA
suborder
STERNORRHYNCHA
superfamily
PSYLLOIDEA
family
APHALARIDAE

Date & Time

2015-10-20 11:51 PM [Melbourne]

Location

  -37.892264 , 145.313693 : 157.762 m

Near Tremont VIC 3785, Australia

Discussion

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  1. Reilly  Hi Mark, I added Triozidae spp.

    Reply • 18 Jan 2016

  2. David Francis  Aphalaridae spp. species id suggested

    Reply • 28 Dec 2016




NS Observation No. 569C3BD7ED2A89F5E100003A
Created 2016-01-18 12:23 PM (about 3 years ago)
Created By Mark Ridgway
Updated 2016-10-21 02:16 PM (over 2 years ago)
Updated By Mark Ridgway
Edits 5
Photo Quality good-for-id
Camera Date-Stamp No
Camera Geotag Yes
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