Tasmanian Gelonus Bug

Gelonus tasmanicus (Le Guillou, 1841)

A Eucalyptus feeding bug that is brown in colour with the antennae featuring dark bands

How to identify Gelonus tasmanicus?

What habitats does Gelonus tasmanicus live in?

Can be found in areas of Eucalyptus mainly wet

What is the distribution of Gelonus tasmanicus?

Southestern Australia including Tasmania

How big does Gelonus tasmanicus grow?

Can grow to around 15mm (needs clarification)

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