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Paropsisterna rufobrunnea larva

Paropsisterna rufobrunnea

Description:

A large setose larvae with numerous pale colored or uncolored verrucae.

Habitat:

Feeding on foliage of Gippsland redgum (Eucalyptus tereticornis subsp. mediana). The Heart Morass Restoration Project contains many sapling plantations providing young growing foliage and an excellent habitat for this species.

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2 Comments

MartinL
MartinL 4 years ago

Thankyou maplemoth. This is the first time I have seen the larva of this species.

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 4 years ago

A beautiful photo....

MartinL
Spotted by
MartinL

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Mar 18, 2018
Submitted on Mar 22, 2018

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