Sighting

Ron Greer 11 Jul 2018

Bug, Rayieria basifer. ID by Tony D., thanks.

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Sighted 26 Mar 2011
Unnamed Road, Longford VIC 3851, Australia

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Identifications

  • Ron Greer 11 July 2018
    Insecta
    (class)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta
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  • Tony D. 12 July 2018
    Rayieria basifer
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Hemiptera: Miridae: Rayieria: basifer
    Common Names: Bugs, Mirids, Mirid bugs, capsid bugs
    Tony D. says

    Helopeltis are related but can be distinguished by the erect, pin-like structure on the scutellum - see following for true Helopeltis : http://www.bowerbird.org.au/observations/77446 ; http://www.bowerbird.org.au/observations/54112

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  • Ellura Sanctuary 11 July 2018
    Helopeltis
    (genus)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Hemiptera: Miridae: Helopeltis
    Ellura Sanctuary says

    WOW! An hemiptera mimicking a braconid wasp, even down to the pinks sides. Amazing. Cheers Brett

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Notes

  • Ellura Sanctuary 13 July 2018
    Tagged With thankyou
    Ellura Sanctuary says

    Thanks Tony :-)

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  • Ron Greer 11 July 2018
    Tagged With sawfly mating fly
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