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Cycad blue

Theclinesthes onycha

Description:

Numerous larvae, averaging 10mm in body length. The larvae had eaten all of the growing tips of the new crown of a cycad.

Habitat:

Suburban garden, on cycad. Clifton Beach QLD


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1 Comment

dylanjamesjoaquin
dylanjamesjoaquin 4 years ago

Looks like sawfly larva.

Andrea Lim
Spotted by
Andrea Lim

Cairns, QLD, Australia

Lat: -16.77, Long: 145.67

Spotted on Jan 10, 2015
Submitted on Mar 18, 2015

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