The Cerdistus-Neoitamus complex includes many similar looking species in which the females have laterally compressed ovipositors. Bodylengths of Tasmanian species range from around 9 to 23mm.
Pending ID – Cerdistus-Neoitamus complex
Mid December 2011
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
Laying eggs into a sandy path.
early January 2022
Identification thanks to Chris Cohen