Long Gum-tree Shield Bug
Nymph, ventral
Beautiful Plant Bug
Beautiful Plant Bug (Poecilotoma callosa)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)     iNaturalist Observation
Order: True Bugs (Hemiptera)
Family: Stink Bug (Pentatomidae)
Species: Beautiful Plant Bug (Poecilotoma callosa)
This Photo:     🔍Dorsal🔎

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
1st Live Photo's on-line: ~10mm long. We found one specimen in March.

Copyright © 2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 17-Mar-2021
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.