White Fibrous Lerp
Smooth Inside of a removed lerp
White Clam Lerp
White Fibrous Lerp (Glycaspis brimblecombei)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: True Bugs (Hemiptera)
Family: Psyllid (Psyllidae)
Species: White Fibrous Lerp (Glycaspis brimblecombei)
This Photo:     Older psyllid instars
Other name: Red Gum Psyllid

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 21-May-2014
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.