Pending ID – Hemiptera

#1 Eriococcidae
Early February 2012
Peter Murrell Reserve, Blackmans Bay
IMG 3157
#2. Sternorrhyncha
Late October 2012
near Mount Field National Park

#3. Mid January 2014
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart

#4. lygaeoid? 2-3mm

Late September 2014
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
#5. Male
Early May 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
#6. Late July 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart/nipaluna
Under a stone, appearing to be feeding on roots.
#7. 2014
Images by Robyn Gates, used with permission.
Found under leaf litter, possibly fallen from a tree.  The following day it had laid eggs but they all dried up in a day.  The female was damaged and died the next day (R photo).
#8.  2mm Bug nymph
Early November 2017
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart/nipaluna
#9. Mid November 2017


#10. Early February 2018
The Big Bend track 1000m
Mount Wellington, kunanyi

#11. Mid December 2020

IMG 6117

#12. Early December 2020
Mount Field National Park
On Blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon)
IMG 6506.  IMG 6517  IMG 6513
Early April 2023
Dodges ferry
Making use of a Eucalypt leaf.
IMG 6910  IMG 6912 2  IMG 6917  IMG 6915