Genus Callipappis

Callipappis sp. female
Mid February 2013
“Woodvine Nature Reserve” Forcett
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Late April 2011
Eaglehawk Neck
Approximately 1cm long
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Late December 2012
The Neck, Bruny Island
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Mid February 2013
“Woodvine Nature Reserve” Forcett
on Bracken
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Mid February 2013
“Woodvine Nature Reserve” Forcett
on Bracken
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Mid February 2013
“Woodvine Nature Reserve” Forcett
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Mid March 2013
Peter Murrell Reserve, Blackmans Bay
1.3cm. on Allocasuarina sp
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Mid January 2019
Sisters Beach
Found on a wooden handrail amongst coastal scrub.
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Mid January 2021
Rocky Cape / pinmatik
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IMG 7673  IMG 7674

Late January 2024
Rocky Cape National Park / pinmatik, Sisters Beach
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IMG 0052  IMG 0053

Possibly a cluster of the Calipappid cysts – legless stages that develop underground, feeding on roots
Late July 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
Found under a stone.
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Late June 2021
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart/nipaluna
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IMG 9839

 

References:

Miller, D., A. Rung, G. Parikh, G. Venable, A.J. Redford, G.A. Evans, and R.J. Gill. 2014. Scale Insects, Edition 2. USDA APHIS Identification Technology Program (ITP). Fort Collins, CO. Date Accessed: Jan 13, 2019  http://www.idtools.org/id/scales/factsheet.php?name=6719