Bugs

Bugs (22 results)

  • Bluegreen Aphid

    Acyrthosiphon kondoi

    Region
    South, National, North, West
    Adults are 3 mm long, may have wings, vary from grey- green to blue-green and have two long siphuncles that extend beyond the base of the abdomen. They are normally found on the upper part of the plant, particularly on growing points. Nymphs are similar but smaller in size.[test]...
  • Brown Bean Bugs

    Riptortus serripes, Melanacanthus scutellaris

    Region
    North
    Adults of both species have brown, elongated bodies and hindlegs that are carried at 45° to the body. Adult Riptortus serripes are 15 mm long and have a yellow stripe along each side of the body. Adult Melanacanthus scutellaris are 10 mm long and have a cream marking in the...
  • Cottonseed Bug

    Oxycarenus luctuosus

    Region
    North
    Adults are 4 mm long and are black and white with wings folded flat on the back. Wings are mostly clear with black markings. Nymphs are bright red....
  • Apple Dimpling Bug

    Campylomma liebknechti

    Region
    North
    Adults and nymphs are yellow-green, have dark spines on the legs and are fast moving. Adults are 3 mm long and have clear, hairy wings that are folded flat on the back....
  • Cotton Harlequin Bug

    Tectocoris diophthalmus

    Region
    North
    Adults are 20 mm long and are brightly patterned in yellow, orange, red, metallic green or metallic blue colours. Nymphs are mostly metallic blue or metallic green and found in groups. Eggs are laid in a cluster, generally encircling a branch and are guarded by an adult....
  • Lucerne Crownborers

    Corrhenes stigmatica, Zygrita diva

    Region
    North
    Larvae are up to 25 mm long, white to yellow and legless with deep constrictions between body segments. Adults are 15 mm long and have antennae that are longer than the body. Adult Zygrita diva are orange to grey-brown and often have black marks on the back. The antennae, legs...