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Tip -wilter Bug( Amorbus obscuricornis ) According to brisbaneinsects.com this could be the 3rd instar of the species. Amorbus obscuricornis,Australia,Eucalyptus Tip-wilter Bug,Geotagged Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Tip -wilter Bug( Amorbus obscuricornis )

According to brisbaneinsects.com this could be the 3rd instar of the species.

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  1. Thank you Martin for the identification. Posted 7 days ago

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The Eucalyptus Tip-wilter Bug (Amorbus obscuricornis) is one of several sap sucking bugs that can be commonly found on coppice eucalypts. When in sufficient numbers, their method of feeding can result in wilting of young saplings.

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by Martin Lagerwey
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Uploaded Dec 7, 2017. Captured in 46 Boolungal Way, Karana Downs QLD 4306, Australia.